Linux Systems Administrator (Remote working)

Aspire IT Recruitment LTD

My reputable client in Edinburgh are seeking a Linux Systems Engineer.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Maintenance of between 60 and 150 Linux hosts depending on client activity.
  • Actively monitor systems to identify issues and fixing problems as they arise.
  • Participate in evening and weekend on-?call rota to ensure 24/7/365 support coverage.
  • Assist the Systems Administration team with installation and upgrade of internal and client systems.
  • Maintain documentation of the current systems environment and communicate change to the environment to the team.
  • Participate in the configuration, complete the installation and maintain a city wide box office system and network during July and August.
  • Participate in monitoring and recording of the PCI:DSS regime of the company and key customers.

Preferred additional skills and experience

  • JBossAS, JBossEAP or other Java EE container, e.g Tomcat
  • Network and performance monitoring -Nagios/Icinga, Cacti, Graphite
  • MySQL/MariaDB administration (queries, maintenance & performance tuning)
  • VPNs (SSL or IPSEC)
  • Virtualisation (VMware ESX / KVM / Proxmox)
  • Linux High Availability (Clusters)
  • Experience with dynamic routing (RIP & OSPF)
  • Experience of Docker
  • Experience using Ansible
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