Linux Systems Administrator - Chef / Puppet - Cloud Technology

Kingfisher Consultancy
Milton Keynes
£400 - £450 per day
13 Oct 2016
21 Oct 2016
Linux Systems Administrator - Chef / Puppet - Cloud Technologies Contractor required to join this talented cloud infrastructure team that is passionate about improving the performance, security, stability and scalability of cloud infrastructure. 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. Applicants must have the following: Linux Systems Administration experience 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 At least one scripting or coding language (e.g. bash, python) Eligibility to work in the UK. To apply, please email your CV to Dave Woods at Kingfisher Recruitment Specialists (Agency), or call for more information. The role is easily commutable from Luton, Milton Keynes, Buckingham, Towcester, Northampton, Wellingborough, Rugby. There is plenty of free off road parking available. This job was originally posted as

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