Senior/Linux (REDHAT) Engineer (Chessington, Surrey) -£70K +

RH Technology
City Of London
£55k - £70k pa
19 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Senior/Linux (REDHAT) Engineer (Chessington, Surrey) -£70K + Benefits

This is a chance to join a world leader in the retail industry.

We are seeking a Senior Linux Engineer to join this world leading global organisation within the retail / medical and distribution industry. As the Leader of the Linux BuildTeam, you will be responsible for driving the team in increasing customer satisfaction and delivering build services in accordance with SLA's.

Key Responsibilities: * Design, build, install and configuration of open source software applications. * Assess system performance by performing system monitoring and analysis, and performance tuning; designing and running system load/stress testing and escalating problems to vendor. * Undertake Root Cause analysis in problem management for service interruption and recovery * Analyse and optimise Linux based production and test systems and related components to improve the availability and performance of the various business applications. * Design and implement highly resilient and secure 3 tier web infrastructures. * Ensure compatibility of deployed infrastructure between dual data centres to maintain BCP and Disaster Recovery

Ideal Profile: * Strong Unix / Linux administration skills in Redhat * Solid Team management

*Strong Puppet and automation skills * Extensive experience in administering, configuring and tuning * Linux Kernel, Apache, JBoss / Tomcat, LDAP, DNS, Email * Strong scripting and programming using: Perl, Shell or Java * Experience supporting environments with large ( >100) numbers of Servers * Extensive knowledge of Redhat Satellite, RHEL 4, 5, 6, TCP/IP, DNS, and DHCP * Practical experience of monitoring applications via Nagios

Skills in the following would be desirable but not essential: * Experience in SFTP/FTPS, SSL, PHP3, PHP4 and MySQL, SMTP, POP3, IMAP * Strong experience of VMware and XIV * Experience with applying server hardening standards

This is an excellent opportunity to join this forward thinking expanding company.

On target bonus - up to 20%

Discount Card

Onsite Free Car Park, also close to Chessington station. (15Mins walk if you do not drive)

Strong Pension

25 days holiday

Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply.