Linux Systems Engineer
ASC Connections
Gloucestershire, Great Britain
45d ago

My Client is looking for talented individuals for a newly created SysOps function.

You will be responsible for resolving issues and finding their root causes by the simplest paths while also being enabled to develop and improve the systems operating in the UK and across the wider European group.

You'll need to be an excellent communicator, adept at operating under pressure and establishing rapport with colleagues.

The ideal candidate will :

  • Be from a 3rd Line Support, Development or Operations background
  • Be highly technical with demonstrable experience in a commercial environment
  • Be an excellent trouble-shooter - looking to continuously improve the systems you work on
  • Love a challenge and be looking for a dynamic environment where you can make a real difference
  • Have a passion for Open Source software
  • The Linux Systems Engineer will need to work within an on call rota providing out of hours support when required.

    Linux Systems Engineers will be specialists within their own field but they are also expected to have a good understanding of all areas.

    Key technologies used :

  • CentOS, Redhat, Debian Linux Operating Systems
  • Git, Ansible, Puppet, Foreman and bespoke tools.
  • Apache / NGINX web server administration
  • Postfix / Dovecot mail server administration
  • Scripting - Bash, Python, Perl
  • MySQL / MariaDB, Galera, Maxscale database technologies
  • Ceph, Scality storage technologies
  • Docker, Kubernetes, Openshift
  • Our Engineers have great development opportunities to progress towards DevOps Engineers, Senior System Engineers or Technical Leads.

    Not all of the criteria is essential, so if you're a keen learner and wish to expand your knowledge, please get in contact and let's have a chat.

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