Linux Integration Engineer

  • Location

    Basingstoke, Hampshire

  • Sector:

    IT

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Michael Kieran

  • Contact email:

    Michael.Kieran@experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    BBBH114766_1574259111

  • Published:

    20 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-11-19

  • Client:

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Linux Integration Engineer
Basingstoke
Permanent

We are looking for Linux Integrators/Administrators/Engineers, at varying levels of technical ability and experience, to join our existing dynamic Solution Build & Practice. They will work closely with the Infrastructure Architects, Network Architects and Project Managers to configure and document deliverables and offerings on a wide variety of solutions, including appliances and tooling, which vary in size and complexity. Working alongside a team of dedicated professionals, you will be driven to find better, faster, more effective solutions. This is a fast paced environment where you will have the chance to grow and build upon your existing knowledge and ability.



Core Skills


  • Provide day to day support to the Architects and Project Managers to deliver the required configurations within all work streams (Main Programme, Live Service, Service Requests and Requests for Change).

  • Support the Architects by configuring, implementing and documenting solutions in line with the relevant HLD and or LLD designs.

  • Ensure build documentation produced is fit for purpose and reusable through the life of the project.

  • Provide 4th line support to projects and work directly with vendors through to successful fault resolution.


Experience


  • Demonstrable experience with Linux servers in both virtualized and physical environments running Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

  • Experience in administration of Linux Servers and Desktops on a variety of distributions.

  • Experience installing, configuring, and maintaining services such as MySQL, PostgreSQL, any agent installs (e.g. McAfee, LogRhythm, SCOM etc.).

  • Configuration of applications, systemd, Rsyslog, logrotate and the application of lockdowns and clamps.

  • Experience in requirements management and associated tooling.

  • Demonstrable troubleshooting skills and approach to defect resolution.


Desirable


  • Strong grasp and experience using configuration management tools such as Ansible, KiXtart, Red Hat Satellite, Cloud Init.

  • Demonstrable ability to build and monitor services on servers using CICD practices.

  • An understanding of network firewall tools such as Iptables, firewalls etc.