Linux Engineer - global media giant- York, Leeds (North Yorkshire)

Candour Solutions Limited
Yorkshire and the Humber
11 Jul 2018
15 Jul 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Linux Engineer – global media giant- York, Leeds (North Yorkshire)

Are you a Linux Engineer looking to take your skills to the next level supporting globally recognised platforms in the media industry?

Do you want the opportunity to cut your teeth with stuff like AWS, Azure, Docker, Kubernetes?

Do you already have some scripting/coding experience and want to progress in the devops world?

Splendid, we have just the role for you!

My client is looking for a Linux Engineer at the more junior end of the scale to join their expanding & multi award winning platform support team at their state of the art offices in York, easily commutable from Leeds, Harrogate, Doncaster etc.

You need to be an enthusiastic Linux professional with a broad understanding of enterprise infrastructure and application architecture. The successful applicant will play a key role in supporting cutting edge technology solutions for a list of globally recognised household names.

Key technical skills:

-Experience with various Linux flavours – Redhat, Centos, Ubuntu etc

-Exposure to scripting languages such as Perl, Python, Bash & Ruby

-TCP/IP network administration

-Load balancing and caching technologies and solutions

-Storage solutions (EMC/NetApp/HP)

-Middleware knowledge (Tomcat/Jetty/Weblogic)

-Virtualisation and cloud knowledge (VMWare/AWS/Azure)

What this role involves…

Taking the lead with Helpdesk incidents and managing to resolution

Creating, managing and implementing change requests within the environment

Investigating on-going problems to find solutions

Liaising directly with the customer to resolve issues

Reacting quickly to major and critical incidents and communicating directly with the customer

Developing scripts for build, deployment, maintenance and related tasks using common programming languages (primarily python, perl &bash)

Diagnosing in-depth technical issues and advising solutions/workarounds to the customer

A full job description & company information is available to enthusiastic Linux Engineers meeting the above minimum criteria, please apply in the first instance with your latest CV outlining your salary expectations & availability for an immediate response.

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