Linux Engineer

Posted 4 September by Resource Solutions
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Role: Linux Engineer

Location: London

Initial 12 Month Contract

Daily Rate: Competitive

Overview: Role and Responsibilities

  • Building, Testing, debugging and troubleshooting of Linux Redhat server platform level problems
  • Development of internal automation tooling using common programming languages such as Perl and Python
  • Collaborate with offshore Linux resources to help resolve any problems and be an escalation point for complex issues
  • Build and configure new server platforms and develop automated tooling to speed up the process
  • Operational management of Linux servers, delivering a complex application stack
  • Automation of common tasks using application APIs and as Jira/Confluence, Git/Stash and Jenkins/TeamCity

Key Skills and Experience:

  • Experience configuring, managing & troubleshooting Linux Servers
  • Programming skills (e.g. Python, Javascript, Perl, Go or similar)
  • Ability and desire to perform scheduled out of hours work on a weekend (based on a roster of up to 2 weekends per month)
  • Experience debugging a complex multi-server service, good understanding of DNS, NIS, DHCP, TCP/UDP, and core services
  • Configuration management tools like Puppet, Chef, Salt or Ansible
  • Understanding of application deployment strategies and continuous integration
  • Working within a product-centric environment
  • Industry experience: Financial Services

Additional Requirements:

  • Excellent communication skills -written and verbal
  • Eligible to work in the UK without visa support or sponsorship

If this position is of interest please submit your full CV for consideration.

Required skills

  • Linux
  • Scripting
  • Redhat

Reference: 40822347

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