Our client, a payments and card solutions company based in great offices in London is looking for an enthusiastic first line systems engineer.
The role holder will be responsible for working hand-in-hand with the existing technical team, designing, implementing, and monitoring the infrastructure.
We are looking for a bright, smart and ambitious junior candidate with some relevant work experience, ideally 2 -3 years. The right candidate will be degree educated and have a positive attitude.
The position will involve collaborating with other team members to develop automation strategies and deployment processes and reports into the CTO.
Responsibilities will include:
Helping tune performance and ensuring high availability of infrastructure. Designing and developing infrastructure monitoring and reporting tools.
Developing and maintaining configuration management solutions.
Creating tools and maintaining local network infrastructure.
Other skills and experience required include experience with Linux servers in virtualized environments, the familiarity with the fundamentals of Linux scripting languages, bash, python and ruby, experience installing, configuring, and maintaining services such as Apache, MySQL, nginx, etc. and familiarity with load balancing, firewalls, etc.
Proficiency with MACS, network tools such as iptables, nmap etc, with virtualization technologies, such as Proxmox, LXC, OpenVZ and a good knowledge of servers and switches and basic network diagnosis.
The team will provide training.