Technical Architect Linux

Candidate Source
London (Central)
11 Jan 2018
12 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
*Please only apply if you are already eligible to work in the UK (indefinitely & without sponsorship),

A leading global International software house, specialising in, data security and encryption services designed to protect shared information for both public and private sector customers are seeking a Linux Technical Architect to join its expanding team. You will receive many benefits such as 25 days annual leave, free breakfasts, health, pension, childcare voucher scheme, nights away and many more associated benefits.

As the Technical Architect (Linux) your duties will be to:

- Assist indirect technical teams to deliver the project schedule.
- Produce documentation to support high level designs and detailed designs.
- Build proof of concept environments.
- Provide design expertise to support the IT Operations Management.
- Attend customer engagements and own the business actions.
- Provide progress on activities to the Solutions Director.
- Define and report on design KPIs.

To be a successful Technical Architect (Linux) you will have the following skills and experience:

- Good industry understanding of regulatory and technology landscape to drive best practice in technology selection, deployment and operation.
- Experience of working on UK Government projects.
- Expert knowledge of the Linux Operating system ideally Red Hat / Centos.
- Strong working and practical knowledge of Windows.
- Experienced in architecting, designing, implementing and troubleshooting solutions.
- Proven experience designing solutions for always-on availability.
- Experience of working with public and private Cloud providers and managed to host.
- Proven experience in delivering enterprise infrastructures which are reliable, resilient and easy to maintain.
- Strong hands on skills in Networking (Layer 3 configurations) and Security products.
- Knowledge of coding practices.
- Strong scripting experience.
- Awareness of ISO27001:2013.

You will be working between 9am and 5:30pm although flexibility is required and expected.

In return, the Technical Architect (Linux) will receive a salary of £60,000 - £80,000 per annum depending on experience.

The first stage of the application process is to apply online.

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