Linux Technician

Recruiter
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Location
London
Salary
47000.0000
Posted
17 May 2017
Closes
16 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Linux Technician to join a well-established blue chip organisation in central London.

This role offers a retention bonus to be paid out at 12, 24 and 36 months of service ranging from 5%-10% of base salary. In addition to companywide annual bonus of up to 5% of salary.

20 days holiday per annum plus Bank Holidays
Pension scheme
Death in service 2 x base employment salary
Optional health care and childcare vouchers

Working 37.5 hrs per week between 08:00 - 18:00 (M-F)
A degree of flexibility regarding daily start/end working times is required to ensure team coverage, between the hours of 8am to 6pm. Also required to participate in an on-call standby rota. Overtime rates apply x 1.5 Mon - Sat and x 2 Sun & Bank Holiday.

Mandatory Skills:
*RHEL Enterprise V5 and 6
*Standard Red Hat Linux platform support skill-set including;
*Red Hat Network Satellite server for patching and provisioning new images
*LikeWise (LDAP hook for Active Directory)
*Knowledge of how to build a Linux image following supplied build instructions either a build from scratch or from a pre-defined template remotely
*Configuring DHCP and DNS

Experience:
*LVM
*Puppet
*iptables
*bash or python scripting
*building RPMS
*VMware ESXi 5.x
*Symantec Anti-Virus for Linux
*HP Operations Manager

Duties:
*Daily health checks
*Resolving incidents and problems
*Identifying issues and then following the change process to drive improvements through.
*Provisioning new VM's including working with developers to make applications work e.g. building custom RPMS and configuration changes via Puppet
*Working within strict change control processes
*Resolving incidents within SLA's

DV Plus - Extensive Security Clearance is required for this role - the clearance process can take 4-6 months.

If you are a Linux Technician with the required skills outlined above then please follow the link to apply now!