Linux Administrator - (Cloud, Chef) Fab co Milton Keynes

Kingfisher Consultancy
Milton Keynes
£45000 - £50000 per annum + too many to mention!
13 Oct 2016
21 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Linux Systems Administrator (Chef, Cloud) Are you working in a miserable culture? Do you go that extra mile and have a volunteer attitude are you ambitious, a fast learner and want to be rewarded for this? if the answer is 'yes' apply today Talented infrastructure team are looking for people who are passionate about improving the performance, security, stability and scalability of cloud infrastructure and who enjoy working within a team to proactively solve problems. This role is wide and varied and crosses all elements of production hosting including OS, database, network administration and security. You will work alongside the Engineering team throughout the software development lifecycle to ensure that the code they develop will be stable and "production ready" when you come to deploy it onto the live environment. Extensive knowledge of Linux along with a good understanding of Chef (or Puppet) and cloud technologies. Good communication, planning, problem solving and team work are essential in this role. To join at this exciting time you must have the following: Linux Systems Administration experience - Intermediate. Extensive experience supporting complex web development or cloud applications Experience of automating manual tasks, including creating and deploying Chef cookbooks, recipes and data bags - Ruby coding knowledge an advantage. Planning and Implementing monitoring, preferably using Nagios or Opsview Solid working understanding of networking, firewalls and VPNs Cloud Services Administration - Intermediate. At least one scripting or coding language (eg, bash, python) Eligibility to work in the UK. This is a global company and award winning (one of the best IT companies to work for in the UK). My client offers an excellent working environment - open and friendly and collaborative. Company benefits are extremely good and include flexible benefits including: study leave, charity/community paid day off, professional membership payment and all the usual big benefits They also have regular appraisals and a massive induction process. Apply now or call for a confidential chat. The role is commutable from Luton, Milton Keynes, Buckingham, Towcester, Northampton, Wellingborough, Rugby. This job was originally posted as