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Systems Engineer, Linux, Puppet, IPv6, VMware, Nagios, Infrastructure Engineer G1/1012

Location:
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Type:
Permanent
Salary:
£40,000 - £50,000
Start date:
ASAP
Reference:
G1/1012

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Systems Engineer, Linux, Puppet, IPv6, VMware, Nagios, Infrastructure Engineer

Systems Engineer is required to join a rapidly growing technology company. The Systems Engineer will join a small team working to deliver reliable systems for internal Infrastructure and Business Systems across various department to ensure teams can work effectively. The role of the Systems Engineer will change over time as the company grows, offering the right candidate a chance to developer their skills and career. This role will be reporting to the Head of Technology Operations and may require some occasional out of hours working. This is an excellent opportunity for a Systems Engineer looking for a new exciting challenge.

The role and responsibilities of the Systems Engineer:
• Working with the networks team to support IPv6 rollout
• Working with various teams to design and implement new physical and virtual infrastructure
• Provide internal support for core systems
• Manage and maintain existing Linux based machines
• Deploy host integrity monitoring tools and centralized auditing capabilities
• Manage and improve Linux based systems integration with business systems
• Assist in the deployment
• Enhancement of monitoring systems for core infrastructure and application
• Collaborate with external service providers to enhance the reliability and security of third party systems
• Provide support for internal database platforms and systems services

Skills and Experience required for the Systems Engineer:
• Linux
• Unix permissions
• VMware
• Networking subsystems, configuration tools, and firewall management
• Knowledge of basic networking principles
• IPv4 and IPv6
• Core internet applications protocols such as DNS, NTP, TLS and DHCP
• Application and network security
• Version control systems
• Puppet or similar
• Agile
• Continuous integration
• Continuous deployment
• Experience with PostgreSQL/PostGIS
• Enjoy designing and building highly available systems for core infrastructure

The candidate will be passionate, self-motivated, organised with good time management skills, flexible and adaptable. You will be resilient, keen to learn and a good team player looking for a new challenge.

We are happy to consider candidates from various backgrounds including; Infrastructure Engineers, 3rd Line Support Analysts, Linux Administrators, Systems Engineers, IT Managers, SysOps or Sysadmins, DevOps Engineers, Senior IT Technicians and many more!

This role is commutable from: Oxford, Abingdon, Didcot, Wantage, Witney, Wallingford, Reading, Chilton, Stadhampton, Swindon, Newbury, Thatcham, Goring, Cholsey Henley–on–Thames

Systems Engineer, Linux, Puppet, IPv6, VMware, Nagios, Infrastructure Engineer

Referral Scheme: If this role isn’t for you then perhaps you could recommend a friend or colleague to Haybrook IT. If we go on to place that person in a permanent or temporary capacity then you could be rewarded with £500!! Please see our website for terms and conditions.

Haybrook IT Resourcing is Oxford’s leading IT recruitment agency. With exclusive access to some of the region’s most successful companies, send in your CV today to secure your next IT position.

Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd acts as an employment agency and an employment business.

We value diversity and always appoint on merit.


Contact:
Ghousia Hameed
Contact Email: ghousia@haybrook.co.uk
Tel:
01865 343 112

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Referral Scheme: If this role isn’t for you then perhaps you could recommend a friend or colleague to Haybrook IT. If we go on to place that person in a permanent or temporary capacity then you could be rewarded with £500!! You can find the scheme terms and conditions here

Haybrook IT Resourcing is Oxford’s leading IT Recruitment agency. With exclusive access to some of the region’s most successful companies, send in your CV today to secure your next IT position. 

Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd acts as an employment agency and an employment business. 

We value diversity and always appoint on merit.