Job: SysOps Engineer - Linux, Chef, Puppet, Bash

Job Title: SysOps Engineer - Linux, Chef, Puppet, Bash
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: NewarkonTrent
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-05-20
REF: AASysOpsNew2004
Contact Name: Alex Avery
Job Published: 5 months ago

Job Description

SysOps Engineer - Linux, Chef, Puppet, Bash - Newark on Trent - to £60k

Opportunity for an experienced Linux SysOps Engineer / DevOps Engineer with a background in Linux, Automation and Scripting to join a UK-spanning Cloud IT Services Provider based in Newark-on-Trent! 

As a SysOps Engineer you will... 

…take a leadership role within a team to make a 'fresh start' across a Linux server estate. You'll have a robust hands on knowledge of Linux SysOps work as well as automation using Chef / Puppet / Ansible or similar and Scripting in Bash. 

(You might even have some knowledge of AWS or Azure or hold accreditation (i.e. Redhat RHCA, MCTP, VMWare or similar) though these are not essential) The role would suit someone from a SysOps or even a DevOps background. 

Above all else you'll be maintaining the Linux server estate to do things 'smarter'!

Desired Skills:

  • Experience as a Linux SysOps Engineer / DevOps Engineer / Linux Administrator 
  • Automation using Chef, Puppet, Ansible etc. 
  • Scripting using Bash or similar.
  • Good technical expertise and an interest in identifying best practice and implementing new ideas!

This is a perfect opportunity for a developed Linux Systems Engineer to step up to a decision making / leading role within a team and enjoy autonomy and responsibility in the way they work. 

If you'd like to be considered for the position, please click "Apply" now!