Redhat System Administrator/ Automation (SC Clearance required)

Redhat System Administrator/ Automation (SC Clearance required)

Job Title: Redhat System Administrator/ Automation (SC Clearance required)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Preston, Lancashire
Salary: £400 - £525 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: HQ00074026_1534233180
Contact Name: Max Douglas
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 14, 2018 08:53

Job Description

Redhat system administrator/ Automation specialist- 6 months- Preston- £400 to £525 per day


My Client are currently looking for a Redhat Administrator/ Automation specialist to join on an initial 6 months contract based in Preston.

Job Description
- Strong Experience with systems and IT operations
- Strong grasp of automation tools for rapid deployment of virtual infrastructure
- Ability to use a wide variety of technologies and tools
- Ability to code and script (Python, Shell)
- Data management skills
- A strong focus on business outcomes
- Comfortable working across production, test and development environments under change control
- Comfort with collaboration, open communication and reaching across functional borders

Mandatory Core Skills
- 5+ years Linux sysadmin (RHEL/CentOS 6 & 7)
- 2+ years developing puppet to automate deployments for L1 and L2
- 2+ Years using GIT for code repositories
- 2+ years VMWare ESXi versions 5 & 6
- Basic understanding of networking and firewalls
- Basic understanding of Infrastructure verification

Desirable Skills
- Deployment within Cloud environments such as AWS or Azure
- Oracle VM Manager Experience
- Windows sysadmin skills including Powershell
- Understanding of security baselines and requirements for IT systems
- Experience in developing Infrastructure verification tooling such as Cucumber
- Experience using packer for building image

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