Linux Engineer - Gain Web & Devops skills

Posted 3 days ago by Harvey Nash
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Linux Engineer - Gain Web & Devops skills

Harvey Nash are pleased to be working very closely with a long-term client on a new opportunity for a Specialist Linux Engineer to work on a very interesting role that offers the opportunity to work within a hybrid role on Linux infrastructure & also Devops 3rd line Application support across the whole organisation.

This is a very rare opportunity where the client is happy to take someone with good Linux skills and some kind of programming/development knowledge & then to TRAIN YOU in the latest web technologies & SQL & Shell Scripting in order that you can then work across the Linux Infrastructure & also provide Devops style coding & support for many of their applications.

The Role

Working as part of a dedicated IT shared service team, you will be wholly involved in the overall support at 3rd line of the Linux infrastructure across backup & storage & provisioning * configurations etc. As well as this, you will be trained in various web server & languages/applications as well as SQL & Shell Scripting in order that you can become a specialist in these areas and as part of that team provide web application & software Devops support & coding, programming duties. This role also offers the opportunity to be involved in complex systems in their centre of expertise as well as getting to grips with the design of future technology solutions - (Full job description available upon request)

Essential Skills required:

  • Proven Linux Infrastructure Support .
  • Some form of Coding/Programming Skills - any considered
  • Ideally some SQL knowledge
  • Used to working on large and/or complex systems.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Enthusiasm in your work & learning new skills

Desirable skills (Although cross-training will be provided for the right person):

  • Web languages & applications
  • Shell Scripting
  • MySQL
  • Web Servers sucj as Apache, Tomcat)


Offering a salary of up to £40k depending upon current package as well as 37 days hols + additional 8 days bank hols + excellent pension & flexible approach to work hours.

Application process

For further details, including job description, person specification and information on how to apply formally, please send an up to date CV. All applications are treated with the strictest confidence

Reference: 38707859

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