Enterprise Linux Administrator

Enterprise Linux Administrator

Job Title: Enterprise Linux Administrator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bournemouth, Dorset
Salary: Bonus and Pension
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 896262_1569494140
Contact Name: Kevin Raymond
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 26, 2019 11:35

Job Description

Enterprise Linux Administrator

Our client is a world leader in the design and manufacture of avionics antennas and electrical control systems for military and civil communications. Also world leaders in in radar and RF interference mitigation. They are recruiting for an Enterprise Linux administrator to establish and manage the Linux environments across the company IT Environment. This is a new role and a chance to make the position your own.
This is an opportunity to work for a global business working at a cutting edge R&D facility joining an experienced team to continue the development of world leading integrated communications environment products.
Key Responsibilities:
*Proactively maintain and develop all Linux infrastructure technology to maintain a 24x7x365 uptime service.
* Maintain best practices on managing systems and services across all Linux environments.
* Fault finding, analysis and of logging information for reporting of performance exceptions.
* Manage, coordinate, and implement software upgrades, patches, hot fixes on servers, workstations, and network hardware.
*Provide input on ways to improve the stability, security, efficiency, and scalability of the environment.
*Collaborate with other teams and team members to develop automation strategies and deployment processes.
*Incident and problem ticket logging, ownership and update through to resolution.
*Reacting to threats and security breaches as they occur as well as proactively ensuring all systems conform to penetration tests.
*Controlling and managing user access for customers and internal staff.
*Investigating and resolving performance and scalability issues.
*Documenting new systems and any changes to systems ensuring all service artefacts are maintained to a high standard.
*Work within our compliance policy, process and records management framework.
Key Skills:
*SME level knowledge of Linux: Apt & RPM Based Systems (Centos, RedHat, Debian, etc)
*Experience with cloud platforms, such as AWS and Azure
*Hands on experience in Shell, Perl, and/or Python scripting
*Familiarity with VMWare, SAN management and DR and HA concepts
*Strong Background
Location: Bournemouth, Dorset
Salary - DOE + Bonus and Benefits
Key Skills - Linux, Redhat, Unix, Cloud, AWS, VMWare, SAN, Centos
Permanent Role
Please Note: Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

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