Unix Infrastructure Engineer - Manchester - Finance

Job Title: Unix Infrastructure Engineer - Manchester - Finance
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary: £45000.00 - £85000 per annum
Reference: BBBH14410_1496389455
Contact Name: Todd Martin
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 02, 2017 08:44

Job Description

Infrastructure Developer - Finance - Manchester

Up to 85k per annum

UNIX Infrastructure team supports infrastructure running unix, its hardware, orchestration/automation tools, manages performance, controls access and provides monitoring. The estate approximately consists of 25,000 UNIX Servers located around the globe.

The ability to code in any of the following languages is hugely advantageous: Python / Ruby / Chef.

Skills required:

  • Contribute towards setting strategic direction of UNIX Infrastructure & development.
  • Development & drive of improvements in current toolsets
  • Provide expertise technical advice to customers and UNIX team members

Stakeholder management and leadership:

  • The role requires a high level of experience and technical leadership when engaging with key stakeholders
  • Ability to translate between technical & business teams
  • Empathy and capability to control/manage escalations

Risk and Control:

  • Understanding and knowledge of tools; (Chef/cfengine/Ansible/Puppet etc)
  • Essential - coding experience (Ruby/Python)
  • Deep understanding of UNIX and facilitating techs
  • Knowledge of clustering technologies (Veritas Cluster suite/PowerHA/RedHat HA)
  • Knowledge of monitoring systems and concepts of large scale monitoring
  • Awareness of cloud and containerization technologies (OpenStack, OpenShift, AWS)

If you feel this role is of interest to yourself or matches some of the skillset you have developed over your career, please do not hesitate to get in touch with myself on 0203 189 4350 or email me on Alternatively, if you are interested in other opportunities please do give me a call to see if there is anything we can do here at Twenty.

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