Linux Engineer

Job Title: Linux Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leicestershire, Leicestershire
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
REF: J291
Contact Name: John Boggis
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

We are currently looking for an experienced Linux Engineer to an established ecommerce and hosting provider based in Leicester.

Basic Salary of up to £30,000 per annum (Depending on experience)
Company Pension
Genuine opportunities for career progression
28 days holiday inc. Bank holidays

*Deploying new infrastructure solutions for customer ecommerce sites
*Enhancing and leading security at server and wider infrastructure level
*Helping with server setup, configuration and support
*Advising with client issues
*Delivering Data Centre projects implementing new technology and solutions

*You must have excellent skills in administering Linux based enterprise servers and application platforms (LAMP) in an ISP environment.
*Experience building, installing and supporting Linux servers. Ideally Centos based distributions
*Experience of Linux systems administration in a hosting environment / networking environment.
*Excellent customer service skills with working experience
*Experience using ssh to administer a web server
*Exposure to programming languages such as PHP, Perl, Python, HTML and SQL
*Exposure to command line scripting
*Strong knowledge on DHCP,DNS, Routing tables on Linux environment for network traffic control.
*Experienced in using Docker/Chef/Puppet/Ansible (any one of them will do but the key is understanding of automated VM creation/deployment/maintenance using scripting) to create/deploy/maintain virtual servers.
*Exposure to diagnosing various server issues using standard open source tools
*Managing, installing, configuring and supporting Apache/NGiNX, MySQL/PostgreSQL, FTP and Mail Servers
*Experience working with SAN, NAS, iSCSI storage

The first stage of the application process is to apply online. If you would like any more information about this vacancy before applying, please feel free to contact us and ask for John.
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