Linux System Administrator - AWS, Bash, Agile - Digital Media

Prism Digital
18 May 2017
17 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Linux System Administrator - AWS, Bash, Agile - Digital Media

Do you enjoy problem- solving? Are you solution orientated? Do you love a challenge? Are you able to work well under pressure as well as within a team?

An opportunity with a multi- award winning agency of 130, building and executing digital companies across 26 territories and diverse big- named clients. Ranked No. 1 Digital Agency by clients and peers.

As a DevOps Engineer, you will make sure the e-commerce platform maintains no down time. You will be required to understand security and PCI - DSS security standards to maintain the up-most security for the sensitive data. There are three key projects you will be working on but your role will be revolved around improving the efficiency, evolving, and reducing the cost of the platform. The second element of the role will revolve around security, reliability, and performance of the platform.

You will be based in the DevOps team which is their main team for their flagship product. You will be required to be apt in open source tooling and technologies to maintain and enhance the e-commerce platform.

In addition to the technical skills required, you must be a clear and confident communicator in order to build excellent working relationships with internal and external stakeholders. As well as this, you should be creative and strategic in your problem-solving and methodology.

Key Tasks:

  • Analyse & propose changes to improve security, reliability, performance
  • Contribute towards compliance with PCI-DSS security standards
  • Be very familiar with open source tools and technologies
  • Be actively interested in DevOps & LAMP
  • You'll have great problem solving skills, be fired up by a challenge, and determined to implement best practice in process and performance.


  • Commercial Linux experience
  • Commercial Cloud ideally AWS
  • Scripting ability ideally Bash


  • Web- hosting ideally Apache
  • Awareness of PCI - DSS
  • Monitoring ideally Nagios
  • Git or Stash/Bitbucket


  • Annual Bonus
  • Employee of the Month Bonus
  • Pension
  • Life Insurance
  • Breakfast on Friday's
  • Sweets, Beer and Fruit
  • Arcade games
  • Pool Table

This is a great opportunity for someone who relishes in a hand- on challenge as well as handling and liaising with stakeholders.

Linux System Administrator - AWS, Bash, Agile - Digital Media