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Linux Engineer

ITAC Solutions is searching for a Linux System Administrator for a growing client in the Birmingham area!

The ideal candidate would need to come with an application infrastructure background with a heavy focus on Linux/Unix platforms, cloud applications, middleware and shared storage support. 

The ideal candidate will be a team player, energetic and have experience troubleshooting, monitoring and maintaining server hardware, software and IT infrastructure.

What you’ll be doing (duties of this position):

  • Responsible for the management, support and maintenance of Linux server hardware, software, application infrastructure.
  • Participate in the delivery of projects and solutions to completion in a team environment while demonstrating a consultative personality, leadership mindset, and collaborative communication style.
  • Suggesting improvements and documents work while gathering information to determine the scope of problems and functionality when necessary
  • Working within Linux, UNIX, Windows Server, Active Directory, Group Policy, Exchange Administration
  • Creates user accounts, sets access permissions, and removes access as necessary

What you’ll need to be considered (requirements):

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field, OR substantial experience working in similar System Linux Administrator role
  • 3+ years’ experience working within Windows/Linux environment, monitoring and maintaining applications with
  • 3+ years’ experience of Linux & Unix administration and automation
  • 2+ years’ experience using Jenkins and Ansible experience highly preferred
  • 3+ years’ hands-on experience with Active Directory and Group Policies
  • 2+ years’ experience using Apache, Apache Tomcat, and general concepts in Webservices
  • Advanced knowledge and understanding of concepts in multi-tier application architecture, middleware, and Bash Shell Scripting
  • 1+ years’ experience of Version Control Concepts, Software Build/Deployment
  • Concepts, MySQL/MariaDB, Linux application clustering and High Availability
  • 2+ years’ experience administrating Atlassian products like JIRA, Confluence and Bitbucket
  • Strong Active Directory knowledge, including joining Linux systems to AD Domain 
  • 2+ years’ experience with patch management
  • Excellent written, verbal communication skills and organizational skills and the ability to work with a team and the ability to prioritize issues in high-volume environment are a must!  

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