Linux Technical Support Engineer

  • by 83Zero
  • Location Reading, Berkshire, UK
  • Salary £30,000 - £40,000 / year
  • 235 days ago
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Job Description:

Company Overview

A new opportunity has arisen for a Linux Technical Support Engineer to join my client who are one of the pioneering leaders in the Enterprise Backup & Recovery space. Due to their continued successes and achievements they have seen a mass amount of growth worldwide and are continuing to expand!

They pride themselves on leading the Data & Information Management space by inspiring their teams, customers, partners and competitors.

If you want to be part of an Enterprise World Leading organisation who are changing the future of the Backup industry, where you can be challenged on a daily basis… then keep on reading!

Position Overview

The Linux Technical Support Engineer will join my client’s Enterprise IT Team which supports their EMEA based customers.

You will be responsible for taking on tricky technical challenges and have to use your complex IT troubleshooting skills to help their customers and partners find possible solutions.

There is no technical ceiling on this opportunity as you will own cases from initial pick up all the way up to working with their development team.

Key Skills

Must Have Experience with:

  • Experience supporting and administrating Linux systems with ideally RedHat, CentOS, Debian or Ubuntu flavours.
  • A good experience with troubleshooting via the logs, understanding how to acquire crash dumps and application dumps, network transport optimization, and understanding firewall configurations.
  • A strong understanding and commercial experience of using the Linux Command Line
  • Networking and troubleshooting connectivity, name resolution, and performance based issues with OS and/or hardware.

Additional Experience in any of the following would beneficial:

  • Experience with any scripting technologies
  • Experience working with any Database technology such as MySQL, Oracle or Informix
  • Experience working with a Backup technology such as: CommVault, Veeam, NetBackup/BackupExec, Datto or any other similar Backup products!


This is an exciting opportunity for a Linux Technical Support Engineer to join a market leading organisation in one of the most exciting markets in the IT industry!

Interested? Why are you still reading?! 


  • Job Type Permanent, Full Time
  • Additional Salary Info + Company Benefits
  • Work Authorisation No
  • Industry Sector IT & Internet