Linux Administrator - Bracknell - contract - £20 - 35 per hour

Job Title: Linux Administrator - Bracknell - contract - £20 - 35 per hour
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Bracknell, Berkshire
Salary: £20.00 - £35.00 per hour
Start Date: asap
Reference: 68452-ITENG-JAI
Contact Name: Jackie Iles
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 06, 2017 17:16

Job Description

Linux Administrator - Bracknell - contract - £20 - 35 per hour
You will be providing day to day support for Linux systems as part of a Global team for this highly successful international company. The role involves providing day-to-day support for Linux Systems, various operational utilities, and server hardware. You'll be resolving incidents, help automate server administrator tasks, create technical documentation, and coordinate client and infrastructure related requests. This is a company who works with Six Sigma methodology and is always looking to make improvements and appreciate people who can come up with improved ways of doing things. You will also help build and deliver a training programme to develop Linux skills in other members of the existing team. Your main responsibilities will include:
Server Installation and maintenance, including upgrades and patches of all hardware, operating system, and operational utilities on Redhat Linux systems.
Monitoring, scheduling, and implementing server storage expansions, as required for client needs.
Providing research, communicating, and implementing "Best Practices" for server tuning
Responsible for coordinating requested changes, and minimizing the business impact of those changes.
Working with global resources to implement servers, and resolve issues.
You will need to be happy with an early start as after training they hope to start at 6am to assist with global support.
Preferred Qualifications:
·Knowledge of Linux LVM (Logical Volume Management)
·Knowledge of Redhat Satellite Server (Build, Kickstart, Deploy)
·Knowledge of CIFS and NFS
·Knowledge of Storage Area Networks and SAN
·Knowledge of Redhat Linux Networking and Bonding
·BASH scripting experience
·HP ITSM ticketing experience