Linux Systems Engineer

  • Rock Recruiters Ltd
  • Málaga, Spain
  • Mar 25, 2020
Full time Information Technology Jobs IT Support/Engineer Jobs

Job Description

Our Client is an International award winning software and analytics house with a global client base and partners. They have a long-standing reputation for quality and innovation in this market.

With London headquarters and their development hub in Malaga where they have a talented team of software engineers and testers driven to make an impact within a fun, collaborative working environment.

They are now looking for a Linux Systems Engineer to join their rapidly growing team.

Offering competitive salaries , full time contract, private medical, life insurance, free meals/lunch vouchers and a flexible and friendly environment. Modern offices in a great central location –  with gym, lounge, kitchen, table football, beer fridge etc etc.

Job Requirements And Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or equivalent experience.
  • 10+ years in the IT industry.
  • 5+ years of experience being the go to person to resolve time sensitive critical issues and handling the pressure that is associated with it.
  • 5+ years of troubleshooting complex problems and creating a plan of possible solutions to resolve the problem.
  • 5+ years of work experience in a heavily used, highly available, 24×7 enterprise environment.
  • Extensive experience working in a mixed-platform environment with both Linux and Windows.
  • Extensive experience installing, configuring, tuning, and supporting both Linux and/or windows servers.
  • Extensive experience in server hardware, load balancers, as well as common protocols such as TCP/IP, HTTP, and SSL.
  • Extensive experience in using scripting languages for the automation of day-to-day tasks.
  • Extensive experience in monitoring application performance and server health with tools such as New Relic, Nagios, or Splunk.
  • Ability to work with other system engineers and in some cases mentor them to become the senior engineers we need them to become.
  • Ability to interpret and apply complex technical information/processes to solve difficult problems.
  • Strong problem-solving skills with the ability to write and verbally communicate technical information.
  • Ability to prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.
  • Experience working in team environment using Kanban or Scrum.
  • Experience working in AWS automating the buildup and teardown of servers
  • Experience using and managing Chef
  • Desire and ability to learn new technologies to become the subject matter expert