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Server Migration Engineer - Linux (RedHat), AWS

  • Location:

    Edinburgh

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £400 - £500 per day + via Umbrella Company

  • Contact:

    Libby McGhee

  • Contact email:

    itcontract@headresourcing.com

  • Job ref:

    BBBH35550_1640770778

  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months +

  • Expiry date:

    2022-01-28

  • Startdate:

    asap

Server Migration Engineers - Linux (RedHat), Amazon Web Services (AWS), Cloud Migration

Our Financial Services client is looking for Server Migration Specialist with experience of working in Medium / Large enterprises in a similar role. They will be required to work as part of a project team responsible for migrating physical and virtual servers from end of service life environments to new infrastructure devices.
We are looking for resources with strong Linux (ideally RedHat) AWS and Datacentre Migration experience.

Initial contract will be for 6 months with the expectation of extension and will be engage via Umbrella company (inside IR35). Day rate 400 - 500 per day, dependent on experience.

These contract roles may require our of hours and weekend working.

Required Skills
*Administrative experience of various versions of MS Windows and RedHat Linux
*Demonstrable experience of problem solving across multiple technologies; Operating System, Applications, Databases, Migration Tooling, Connectivity
*Experience of virtual server migrations; virtualising physical servers, upgrading and migrating hypervisors, migrating virtual servers to new hypervisors and physical hosting clusters etc
*Demonstrable experience working with Cloud Technologies - specifically Amazon Web Services (AWS)
*Experience of physical server migrations; SAN, Network, hardware refresh, data centre moves etc

Nice to have:
*Experience of creating runbooks and support documentation
*Demonstrable Scripting and Automation experience
*ServiceNow CMDB and Change Management as an end user
*Understanding of fundamental Networking principles
*Experience of working with VMWare hypervisor, monitoring and migration tooling

If the above details appeal to you and you have the relevant experience, please APPLY NOW to be considered for this contract. Our client values diversity & welcomes applications from everyone.