Linux Platform Engineer


Job Reference
Linux Platform Engineer
Job Type
Flexible Location
Salary Details
£60k - £80k DOE
Start Date
Key Skills
Linux, Cloud, Opensource, DevOps, Scripting, Docker, Kubernetes, Red Hat OpenShift
Jakub Bakowski
07483 001374

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Job description

Linux SME Engineer
£60k - £75k DOE
Global Consultancy
Flexible location

We are currently looking for a Linux Engineer to join our client’s cloud platform team. Some of the projects you will work on will include migrations to cloud, platform modernization, public cloud deployment and optimizing Linux platforms. Our client offers excellent potential for career growth, professional development, and a great personalized benefits package.

If you have an interest and understanding of the impact that opensource technologies are having on the market and wish to develop your cloud skills further, this role could be right for you.

• Migration workloads to cloud – migrating application workloads to public cloud, taking end-to-end responsibility for Linux workloads
• Platform modernization – embracing opensource Linux solutions, moving away from complex and expensive mid-range systems
• Public cloud deployment – working with DevOps teams, providing expertise across all Linux domains, often including modern application hosting solutions such as Docker, Kubernetes and Red Hat OpenShift
• Optimizing Linux Platforms – helping to improve resilience, availability, monitoring, automation and security.
• ERP to cloud – helping customers adopt public cloud for ERP (SAP or Oracle) solutions, often with reliance on Linux as the operating system of choice

- In-depth knowledge of Linux
- Opensource technologies in public cloud
- Knowledge of DevOps and SRE delivery models
- Scripting (Python, Shell, Perl) used for automation
- Docker, Kubernetes and/or Red Hat OpenShift
- Knowledge and experience of one or more public cloud platform

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