Senior Linux Engineer, Unix Engineer - York, Leeds (Yorkshire)

Candour Solutions Limited
North Yorkshire
09 Jan 2018
15 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Linux Engineer, Unix Engineer - York, Leeds (Yorkshire) Linux Engineer, Unix Engineer required in the York, Leeds (Yorkshire) region for a global solutions provider within a lucrative and exciting market sector. In order to be considered, you should have experience in most of the following areas: A strong Linux/Unix background Experience in a Managed Service and internet facing hosting environment Good experience in Java/J2EE application servers/deployment environments (Tomcat, Jetty) Some knowledge of networking/database protocols and systems Will have worked on large estates in a Senior Engineer capacity In addition, any of the following would be considered an advantage: Working knowledge of scripting languages such as Python, Perl, Ruby, Bash etc Experience of Cloud Computing and Virtualization technologies Working knowledge of load balancing and caching technologies Knowledge of enterprise storage management; SAN and NAS technologies (EMC, NetApp) Strong working knowledge of TCP/IP network administration Experience and knowledge of configuration tools such as cfengine or Puppet Experience of transitioning projects into Managed Service support Demonstrable experience and quickly becoming familiar with new technologies Able to manage and respond positively to dynamic workloads and priorities Understanding and experience of the ITIL framework or similar Incident/Change and Problem management processes and procedures The Person As a Linux Engineer you will have experience in customer facing roles and have a proven track record of commitment in support, build and deployment of quality services - ideally within a managed services environment. You will be interacting with a variety of people including offshore support teams, client managers and business representatives and must be able to explain solutions to both technical and non-technical people coming across as credible and authoritative. To Apply In order to be considered, please send your CV ASAP along with current package and availability details to or call 0161 667 6601 for more information. Full spec available.