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Linux Engineer (SC Cleared)


Job Description:

Our client, a defence contractor and information services provider, is requiring a Linux Engineer to join them on an initial 12 month contract working on RAF Communication Systems projects.

Remote working but largely with on-site work until September time, across RAF Boulmer (Northumberland), Swanwick & High Wycombe.

Role has been determined as working outside IR35 with rates flexible in the region of £450 per day.

Suitable candidate will be required to hold active SC Clearance from the start.

Strong Linux experience and knowledge is required, including Redhat/Centos. Other experience required is -

  • Experience with the logging application Splunk would be advantages. Similarly experience with scripting languages BASH, Perle or Python would also be an advantage.
  • Experience with Linux operating systems. Mandatory
  • Experience with Communications and Network technologies. Advantages.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Experience with the following technologies is also important for this role -
    • Puppet
    • Foreman
    • Yaml (a configuration language used in Linux environments)

Day to day responsibilities include -

  • Customer support
  • System upgrades
  • A very hands on role
  • Deploying new Linux SW upgrades
  • Troubleshooting
  • Job Type

    Contract, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Other

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