Hybrid Engineers/TA architects Location - Gloucester Duration - 12 Months. Our client is the world's leading independent, end-to-end IT services company. They lead clients on their digital transformation journeys, multiply their capabilities, and help them harness the power of innovation to thrive on change.A technologist focus - a blend of Engineer and Architect 'thinker/doer' role.Candidates must have practical and proven hands on experience of many of the following technologies / approaches:Foreman / Puppet / SatelliteAnsibleNagiosLinux - Strong sys admin skillsThe concept of deployment automation is keyThe ability to code - as demonstrated in previous roles.Network administrationA track record in the application of Automation TechnologiesVirtualisation and Container technologiesDesign of large, complex systems Desirables:A Computer Science background is ideal (but not entirely essential) - or previous work in a Scientific and Technical environment that uses aspects of Computer Science i.e. areas of Mathematics, Physics etcIndustry established people who can happily switch between aspects of development, sysadmin, architecture, client engagement activities is what we should be targeting.Deep technical Linux application experience would be an advantage especially in Big Data and Analytics areas. Really important attributes:Can doProblem solving / Solution focussedSelf-organiserDynamic in terms of work styleGood communications skillsGood client engagement skills. The successful candidate will hold active DV clearance or be eligible and willing to undergo the relevant checks.