System Operations Engineer (SysOps)

Talent International
£55k - £60k pa
16 Oct 2016
14 Nov 2016
Contract Type
System Operations Engineer (SysOps)

I am looking for a SysOps /DevOps expert to join my clients operations team, working on a datacentre deployed systems and facilitating a fast-paced development environment.

You will have advanced level expertise in Linux (RHCA/RHCE) and MySQL, and good experience working with networking, VMware and DBA.

Deployment and Operations:

- Deploy the system to high levels of quality
- Deliver and support Upgrades and Change Requests on existing deployments
- Identify and manage operational risks
- Carry out day to day operations, support and maintenance and problem solving across the business
- Contribute to a team ensuring change and release management are followed across installations
- Identify and progress continuous improvement opportunities, focused on achieving scalability
- through the adoption of best practice, automation and standardisation
- Capture issues and, where necessary, escalate them with proposed resolutions
- Document all aspects of the CrowdVision Systems and Platforms

Support and Maintenance:

- Support and maintain existing datacentre customer deployments in line with SLA's
- Support and maintain systems including AWS, VMware, LAMP, Cassandra, Nagios, Syslog and networking
- VPN implementation (SSL, IPSEC, SSH)
- Database Data recovery
- Geovision and Axis camera configuration
- Plan, carry out and report on proactive maintenance and monitoring to meet SLAs
- On call out-of-hours support
- Align with ITIL standards where appropriate
- Working knowledge of Jira/ServiceDesk/Confluence/Slack


- Infrastructure architecture recommendations
- DevOps development methodologies
- Automation (Ansible)
- Resilient and self-healing system implementation
- Backup solutions