Linux Systems Engineer

Permanent  |  45,000-55,000  |  Central London

Linux

We are currently looking for a Linux Systems Engineer to join a retailer who is currently going through a massive digital transformation. 

From day one you will be working to maintain a Private Cloud Infrastructure as a service whilst working ensure the reliability, scalability and security of their IaaS systems. Experience working in a Private Cloud environment is advantageous.

Automation is a fundamental aspect of this role, meaning experience working with configuration management tools is required. This company is using Chef in production, however, are open to candidates who have worked with Puppet or Ansible.

We are looking for candidates who are confident in their programming ability as you will be automating infrastructure with well-written code. If you are excited by coding in the following languages Bash, Ruby, Powershell or Javascript, this may well be the role for you.

This is an opportunity for candidates who have a strong Infrastructure background but have an enthusiasm for working with cutting edge technology. From day one you will be delivering infrastructure with VMware virtualization and working extensively with Linux operating systems. 

However, this role would give you the chance to work extensively with the latest DevOps technologies including Jenkins and Terraform with no prior experience using these in a commercial environment necessary. 

This is a great position for an Open Source enthusiast in the Midlands to work in an Agile environment and further expand on their existing skill set in a company where there is a clear and direct progression path with fantastic training potential. 

Please feel free to get in contact to hear more. Please note that no terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, and we confirm that we will gladly accept applications from Cloud Engineers of any age for this role. LinuxRecruit are a leading open source specialist and provide services as an agency and an employment business.

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