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Linux Administrator

Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Job Type
5 Sep 2022
Job Summary Working for a major company within the UK space & cyber security sectors. The post holder will join a project team as the key engineer responsible for the development of that project's Red Hat solution - an essential underpinning IT infrastructure capability for the project Key responsibilities: Developing a build environment with Satellite and Ansible Deploying and configuring servers using this build environment Job Profile Specific Responsibilities/Tasks, within the project: Develop and implement a build environment. Deploy and configuring servers. Document the deployment platform and server configuration. Security hardening systems. Work with business stakeholders to identify their requirements and expected outcome. Collaborate with subject matter experts to select the relevant sources of information. Identify the right tools to deliver an appropriate solution. Work with other IT teams to support service integration, and retention requirements based on the input of the business. Work with Security to ensure that solutions comply with regulatory and security policies. Also ensure that these solutions adhere to organizational values; enabling staff, volunteers, and partners. Recommend improvements to existing infrastructure and processes. Provide on-going tracking and monitoring of system performance. Troubleshoot and implement fixes to systems as needed. Smooth the transition of projects from development staff to production staff by performing operations activities within the project life-cycle. Skills/Experience Required Essential - Experience developing and improving Ansible playbooks and roles; specifically as part of a build process. Shell Scripting (bash/python/perl/ksh...) Revision control tools e.g. Git, Subversion (SVN), Bitbucket, Mercurial RHEL Administration Management of Red Hat Satellite An understanding of TCP/IP networking Experience supporting systems running databases Linux administrator of at least 5 years of experienceDesirable - Implementation of Linux Directory Services (LDAP), specifically with respect to Linux/Windows integration LVM OS Hardening Storage products (Netapp/EVA) VMWAREGuidant Global (Jobscience) is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy
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  • Job Reference: 704909949-2
  • Date Posted: 5 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Guidant Global
    Guidant Global
  • Location: Stevenage, Hertfordshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Contract