Infrastructure Maintenance Linux administrator

Infrastructure Maintenance Linux administrator

Job Title: Infrastructure Maintenance Linux administrator
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Hampshire, England
Salary: Up to £440.00 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: HQ00087157_1547660891
Contact Name: Max Douglas
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 16, 2019 17:48

Job Description

Infrastructure Maintenance - Linux Administrator , Initial 3 Month Contract, Hampshire, £440 per day inside IR35

Linux System Administrator - Contract
We are looking for an Linux Administrator engineer to assist with some infrastructure maintenance tasks.
You will be undertaking work across multiple platforms and will be based within a team of network and systems engineers carrying out service improvements and updates across the council's core infrastructure.

Your role will include:
* Server upgrade and client/policy migration of the council's enterprise anti-virus solution
* Patching of installed Linux operating systems & application packages
* Deployment of new anti-virus solution clients to the Linux server estate
* Build of new Red Hat Enterprise 7 servers and migration of services

Our infrastructure platforms are critical to the delivery of applications and services provided to the citizens and our partners. It is therefore essential that you have experience of assessing risk, following change management procedures and of working in an organisation that follows ITIL processes.

To be suitable for these opportunities; it is essential that you have knowledge & experience in:
* Linux Operating Systems (e.g. Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 or newer)
* Enterprise Anti-Virus solutions (e.g. McAfee)
* Software updates and patching
* Good communication & organisation skills with experience of working in a maintenance environment

Knowledge or experience of any of the following are also desirable:
* Experience of working with Citrix NetScaler Traffic Management for load balancing, WAF and/or to manage security protocols
* Dell or Cisco switching
* Checkpoint and Palo Alto Firewall Policy management
* Vulnerability Scanning tools (e.g. Nessus or Qualys)
* Network Security principles
If you feel you have the required skillset and immediately available, please apply.

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