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Linux Systems Engineer

Job Reference: DB/32069_1532967999
Location: Gloucestershire
Discipline:/ Information Technology
Salary Range:

£350.00 to 450.00 per Day

Job Type: Contract

Contract Linux Systems Engineer required for my client a Gloucestershire based Technology Company.

The role offers an excellent working environment, a very competitive daily rate.

You will be responsible for resolving issues and finding their root causes by the simplest paths while also being enabled to develop and improve the systems operating in the UK and across the wider European group. You'll need to be an excellent communicator, adept at operating under pressure and establishing rapport with colleagues.

The ideal candidate will:

* Be from a 3rd Line Support (Linux Engineer), Development or Operations background
* Be highly technical with demonstrable experience in a commercial environment
* Be an excellent trouble-shooter - looking to continuously improve the systems you work on
* Love a challenge and be looking for a dynamic environment where you can make a real difference
* Have a passion for Open Source software
* Linux Systems Engineers will be specialists within their own field but they are also expected to have a good understanding of all areas: Responsibilities will include: Contribute to the design of new infrastructure solutions as assigned through the company's project process

We are looking for individuals who love to learn, are technically confident and enjoy facilitating team collaboration whilst shaping, growing and improving our technology ecosystems.

* Build, implement, test and document new infrastructure solutions as assigned through the company's project process
* Act as a technical escalation point for the IT Operations team on customer issues and enquiries
* Act as a technical escalation point for the IT Operations team on issues that have been highlighted through the monitoring of the infrastructure and services
* Provide the mechanism and process to the IT Operations team to enable them to effectively manage and monitor the performance, capacity and availability of the infrastructure and services
* Contribute to the management and development of an appropriate infrastructure security policy.

A great chance to work with a market leading organisation, who are experiencing consistent growth. They have a focus on the employee experience and offer a modern and attractive working environment.

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your CV on file to consider you for future opportunities.

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