Unix Engineer - new job in Edinburgh, UK

Unix Engineer
  • £500 - £530 per Day
  • Contract
  • Edinburgh, Scotland, UK Edinburgh Edinburgh GBR EH11NA
Job Ref: BBBH34417
Sector: Software Development
Date Added: 20 September 2022

Unix Engineer

Outside IR35 - £530


6-month contract

We are looking for an experienced Unix engineer to help in the design and build of a new Unix platform.

Main outcomes & objectives

  • Develop and strengthen automation to support disaster recovery activities
  • Support for existing UNIX infrastructure
  • Optimisation of existing and new UNIX infrastructure
  • Support and deploy PAM
  • Samba administration
  • Vmware vRealize Automation administration
  • Support and deploy Ansible Tower

Essential skills & experience

Significant and demonstrable commercial experience of the following:

  • Unix

o RHEL 6/7/8 System administration

o Solaris administration

o Solaris Zone administration

o Oracle VM administration using Oracle VM Manager

o Red Hat Satellite administration

o Automation

  • Jenkins

o System configuration

o Pipeline creation and management

  • Shell scripting, specifically Bash and Perl
  • Ansible, including Ansible Tower deployment and administration
  • Load Balancer technologies, e.g. HAProxy and keepalived
  • Grafana, Nagios and InfluxDB
  • Agile working practices, including Kanban/Scrum, retrospectives, VFQ.
  • Cyber Essentials Plus methodology
  • Customer focused, through proactive engagement
  • Risk aware, focused on risk reduction and mitigation
  • Effective team working and technical decision making
  • Designing and leading infrastructure projects
  • Creativity - taking new approaches to tackle problems; embracing innovation and sharing knowledge with a range of stakeholders
  • Strong documentation skills
  • DevOps practices, including automation of infrastructure

Desirable skills & experience

  • General security design and architecture knowledge
  • Support of Oracle DBs on Solaris
  • Understanding Oracle SW & HW license model
  • Support of MongoDB on RHEL
  • Python
  • Hashicorp Vault, including deployment and administration
  • Hashicorp Vault Secrets Management
  • Hashicorp Vault Architectural Design and Implementation
  • Backup

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnerships, pregnancy or maternity or age

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20/10/2022 08:44:57
GBP 500 530 Day
Contact Consultant:
Antonio Vastano

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