Senior Linux Engineer

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Information Technology, DevOps

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  • Salary:

    £50k - 60k per year + Bonus + Benefits

  • Contact:

    Tom Elliott

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  • Contact phone:

    0161 804 9350

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  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

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Linux Systems Administrator

Linux, UNIX, Scripting, Redhat, Suse, Centos, Ansible, Puppet, Server


The Company

My client is a market leading global Financial Service organisation with their European HQ based in Crewe. They offer a diverse range of financial solutions to several retail customers in a b2b environment.

The Role

The role is responsible for administration and support of Linux environment, applying general business / industry knowledge.  The role will administer and operate the day to day infrastructure including, system monitoring, testing, implementation, and documentation of technology solutions.

Main Responsibilities

  • Provide technical support and administration, in the phases of planning, coordination, scripting, and implementation of new releases, system upgrades, or changes to OS platform software.
  • Develop, test and implement technical practices to maintain or expand service levels.
  • Analyse products, services, applications/tools, software, and industry developments for potential business impact
  • Participate in small to large business projects, as well as, lead small to medium infrastructure projects

Summary of Key Attributes and Qualifications

  • Commercial experience of supporting, deploying RedHat, Centos, Suse
  • System automation such as but limited to: Ansible, Puppet, SaltStack
  • Being able to troubleshoot and manage DNS, HTTP, SSL, LDAP
  • Experience in supporting JAVA based applications
  • Experience working with large global server estates
  • Good Understanding of Networking
  • Ability to perform full time position with rotating on-call schedule

How to Apply

If you feel you have the relevant experience and wish to apply for this role, then please click “apply” or alternatively you can email me at

Linux, UNIX, Scripting, Redhat, Suse, Centos, Ansible, Puppet, Server