Linux Administrator

Hays Talent Solutions
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Linux Administrator-Bournemouth

Linux Administrator
£300 per day (LTD/Umbrella)
3 Months+

My clients are Europe's leading independent provider of IT infrastructure services enabling users and their businesses. Our owner-managed business has a family feel and is as much about people as it is about technology. We get to know our customers, so we can respond to their needs, join us as a Linux Administrator in Bournemouth to support Infrastructure Build team with remote builds.
Individuals must have Linux skills. The Integrated Compute Services (ICS) group within JPMorgan Chase is responsible for the deployment of distributed systems, storage, IP network and Data Center services consumed by applications and enabling infrastructure in the Data Center. As part of Global Technology Infrastructure (GTI), (ICS) consolidates all logical and physical activities performed across Data Center Operations, and most of Global Network Services and Distributed Technology Services. This position is for a Infrastructure Engineer who will serve as a build technician for the infrastructure build team, implementing build activities for the VSI/PSI product offering that is based on x86 servers. VSI/PSI is one of several compute platforms offered by GTI as part of Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) to internal JP Morgan Chase business units.
This challenging position within Managed Services will require the ability to conduct process analysis and develop improvements as it relates to workflow.

The ideal candidate will have good communication skills, a good understanding of workflow and excellent documentation skills. As build engineer, you will understand technical requirements and execution insight that will feed into project plans the position is targeted for a build engineer who can follow a build process, perform basic fault finding when encountering problems, and escalate when unable to resolve them.

Skills will include:
2 years of experience with knowledge of VMware and Linux, to configuration, network troubleshooting.
A good understanding of HP and DELL hardware is essential. Basic understanding of software defined storage. Ability to mount storage from Basic understanding of network switches and resilient configurations. Weekend work is sometimes required.

2+ years of experience in information technology, with an emphasis on x86 server virtualization. - 2+ years of Linux system administration and support - 2+ years of network configuration at switch level - Be able to perform system administration troubleshooting.

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