Role: UNIX Engineer

  • Location

    Livingston, West Lothian

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    Abigail Scott

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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Role: UNIX Engineer

Contract: 3-6 months

Pay: Competitive

Start Date: ASAP

Location: Livingston, West Lothian

About the client

The client is a large entertainment organisation; they excite and inspire customers with leading innovations and technologies in the entertainment industry. They strive to be the best for customers and the people working for them. They are always looking for ways to improve. That spirit has made them what they are today, and it will drive them to become what they want to be tomorrow.

Role Overview

We have an exciting opportunity for a UNIX Engineer to join their support and delivery team. Your role will involve a mixture of support activities and project-based delivery work.

Key Skills Required

  • Prior history of working in a busy production support environment.
  • Strong knowledge of both Redhat Enterprise Linux and Solaris.
  • Effective troubleshooting skills across all areas (HW, OS, network, storage, system services, etc.)
  • Good knowledge of Unix Shell Scripting and at least one other programming language.
  • Understanding of Incident, Change, and Problem Management.
  • Willingness and ability to work in a fast-moving dynamic team-oriented environment.
  • Good communication & relationship management skills.

Desirable Skills:

  • CM and Continuous Integration Tools: ansible, git, jenkins, puppet, etc.
  • Veritas Storage Foundation and Cluster Server in a SAN based environment.
  • Storage technologies: EMC, NetApp, IBM XiV.
  • Oracle Database Technologies.
  • Virtualisation Technologies.

Suitable candidates should submit their CV in the first instance