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Linux Platforms Analyst - Edinburgh

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    15% pension and annual bonus scheme

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    Kevin Feely

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    about 1 month ago

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Linux Platforms Analyst - Edinburgh - Permanent

Head Resourcing is currently recruiting for a Linux Platforms Analyst to work with a leading investment company in Edinburgh. You will be responsible for providing a secure, stable and performant infrastructure for the business, specialising across all areas of Linux technology. The team has a wide remit across many different technologies and you will have the opportunity to drive efficiencies and processes within the department and contribute to the effectiveness of the team in supporting the wider infrastructure teams. Our client has one of the best employer reputations in Scotland and offer a superb and highly collaborative environment to work in, if this sounds of interest we would love to have a chat with you, please get in touch.

- Work with the team to develop standardised approaches for scripted deployment and maintenance tasks
- Ensure fault tolerance and resilience is delivered across the infrastructure
- Work with Devops team to ensure consistency in the approach to working with common toolsets
- Maintaining and administer the virtualised server estate.
- Act as technical advisor and provide support to other infrastructure teams.

- Strong knowledge of Linux and systems management solutions.
- Linux build management & configuration tools
- Experience with Linux Enterprise patch management
- Experience with infrastructure automation technologies such as Ansible, Puppet, Terraform.

- Linux Security Knowledge.
- Linux Performance tuning and monitoring
- Experience with configuration managers in a windows environment
- Experience with Enterprise monitoring & analytic tools
- Docker and Kubernetes experience

- Fantastic salary and benefits package including pension contribution of 15%
- Excellent annual bonus scheme (guaranteed 10% bonus, up to 25% additional annual bonus)
- Excellent long term career opportunities within an employer with one of the best reputations in the Scottish market
- City centre location (currently working remotely)