IT Operations Engineer - Linux

  • Job Reference: HQ00008826
  • Date Posted: 2 June 2017
  • Recruiter: E-Resourcing
  • Location: Bristol
  • Salary: £45,000
  • Sector: IT (general)
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Duration: 12 months
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

IT Operations Engineer - Linux

We are seeking an experienced Linux Engineer to troubleshoot, patch and upgrade Linux servers as well as in depth fault resolution and remediating vulnerabilities.

This role also offers the opportunity to get involved in some exciting projects such as cloud migrations and DevOps work including automation.

Proven working knowledge and experience of:
Extensive experience of using and in-depth troubleshooting of Linux.
Computer Networking IP / DHCP / LAN / WAN / VPN / Firewalls / Routers
Planning & Implementing software installation in complex Enterprise environments
OS patching both Linux and Windows including through deployment and automation tools such as WSUS and Puppet
Use and ongoing maintenance of monitoring and alerting tools
Major Application updates and patching, e.g. SQL server, Oracle, Tomcat, Antivirus platforms etc
Build and deployment of Windows and Linux server (VMware and AWS)

Beneficial skills include:
Working closely with Developers to ensure required environments are available in time
Virtualisation and Cloud technologies including VMware vSphere and AWS
Supporting live, test and staging development environments
IT security practices and procedures in an Enterprise environment

Please send a CV for consideration.