Linux Application Support Engineer - Hammersmith

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Profile 29
Location
London
Salary
30000.0000
Posted
17 May 2017
Closes
16 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job; Linux Application Support Engineer - Hammersmith

  • Please note you will need to comply with Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS) to be offered this role. In addition, you may have or may be sponsored for Security Clearance (SC). As such applicants MUST have the legal right to work in the UK and have lived in the UK continuously for the last five years.

This company is looking for a Linux Support Engineer based in their Hammersmith office to work directly with their clients using cloud based solutions. The successful candidate will be confident and self-motivated, and have a passion for technical problem-solving and system improvement.

Responsibilities;

  • Provide 2nd and 3rd line support for Cloud Services/Hosted applications hosted in cloud service providers like AWS and Azure.
  • Provide infrastructure/application support for applications hosted using automation framework tools.
  • Writing Linux shell scripts for routine tasks like backups and health checks (such as Tomcat, Apache, Nginx, Drupal).
  • Implementing and administering reporting and monitoring systems (such as Nagios, Elasticsearch, Logstash, Kibana).
  • ITIL Service Management processes (Incident Management, Change Management).
  • Liaising with Cloud hosting providers.
  • Provide 2nd and 3rd level application support service for clients.
  • Configuration and release management.
  • Analysing call logs to spot trends and underlying issues.
  • Manage escalations within the scope of SLAs.

Required;

  • Systems Administration of new and existing Linux environments (RHEL).
  • Experience in working with Cloud Services like AWS and Azure.
  • Knowledge or understanding of Enterprise Java technologies and frameworks.
  • Database administration (PostgreSQL, MySQL).
  • Basic Windows server administration.

Advantageous/Nice-to-have;

  • Knowledge of a platform such as Alfresco/Activiti/Talend,
  • Knowledge of an infrastructure/application automation frameworks like Terraform, Ansible and Jenkins,
  • Prior experience in providing 2nd and 3rd line support for JAVA web based applications,
  • Hands on experience with enterprise Java technologies and frameworks,
  • Please note you will need to comply with Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS) to be offered this role. In addition, you may have or may be sponsored for Security Clearance (SC). As such applicants MUST have the legal right to work in the UK and have lived in the UK continuously for the last five years.

Other Stuff;

  • £’s; fully D.O.E up to approx. £35k + benefits,
  • Location; London Hammersmith (W6),
  • Interested? Please send CV (preferably as a Word doc as opposed to PDF),
  • Not for you but you know someone suitable? -Profile 29 can pay a referral fee,
  • Please only apply if you are already eligible to work in the UK (indefinitely & without sponsorship),

Profile 29 recruitment keywords; Systems Administration Linux RHEL Cloud Services AWS Azure Enterprise Java Database administration PostgreSQL MySQL Windows server administration Alfresco Activiti Talend automation Terraform Ansible Jenkins 2nd 3rd line support London Hammersmith