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Senior Unix Engineer - Leeds - Permanent - Northumberland

Senior Unix Engineer - Leeds - Permanent - Northumberland

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Date Job Posted Tuesday 6 Feb 2018
Reference 2116
Category 2nd/3rd Line Support
Employment Type Permanent

This vacancy is now closed

We have an exciting opportunity for UNIX Engineers to join our clients Unix Support team. As a Unix Engineer your role will be to assist in the 24x7 support of their Unix Platform, with a primary focus of the role being the ongoing support and maintenance of their systems.  The roles are based in Leeds.

  • 2nd/3rd Line UNIX Engineers will be  part of an extended day ‘2 Shift Pattern’ covering Monday to Friday 

Essential Skills/Experience 

  • Prior history of working in a busy production support environment.
  • Experienced knowledge of both RedHat Enterprise Linux.
  • Experience of Patching and Operating System Upgrades
  • Complex Maintenance, Patching and Configuration of UNIX environments.
  • To work as part of a team responsible for the support and delivery of improvements across a large UNIX estate (Solaris, Centos and RedHat Linux), including root cause analysis into repeat problems.
  • Basic knowledge of Unix Shell Scripting (bash/ksh/perl)
  • Core and associated networking experience: TCP/IP, DNS, LDAP and SSH
  • Awareness/ Understanding of SSL Certificate Installations/Changes
  • Experience of working in an environment using Change Management practices.
  • Good communication & relationship management skills


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