Linux Developer - DV Cleared

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    Gloucestershire, England

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    Abbie Levens

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  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

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Linux Developer
DV Cleared
12 Month Contract
Market Rates

A new position has become available for an experienced Linux Developer to work for one of our well known defence clients.

Key Responsibilities

  • You will pro-actively maintain the performance of the system.
  • You will be required to identify and provide resolution of performance anomalies and system defects.
  • Design and deployment of developed capability into the pre-production and operational environments.
  • Provision of direct support to the Operations Team as required, including the automation of processes.
  • Production of Design documents, including Requests for Change (RFC) and Work Instructions.
  • A need to stay up to date by following industry developments, creating prototypes and sharing this information with key stakeholder, both internal and external.

Skills / Experience:

  • Strong background in Linux/Unix Administration.
  • Linux experience as a deployment platform and day to day development environment - e.g., can describe package management, networking configuration, log files, environment variables.
  • Experience of starting from scratch, and building on top of existing systems.
  • Experience in at least one of: Python, Java, JavaScript, C or C++.
  • Experience in at least one of: RHEL, CentOS, Debian, Ubuntu.
  • Experience of automation/configuration management
  • Knowledge of best practices and IT operations in an always-up, always-available service.
  • Strong familiarity with the following core tools: git, ssh, Unix command line, browsers, Bash.