Linux Engineer

Job title: Linux Engineer

Location: Remote

Contract: 6 months+

Rate: £650 - £700 per day inside ir35

SC security clearance is required for this role

I am looking for a Linux Engineer for a client of mine who are an IT Systems Integrator operating within the UK defence sector and the central government space

Your role will include:

  • Be a member of the project technical leadership, taking ownership of the Linux integration, and support elements of the solution.
  • As a Linux Engineer you will analyse, develop, and implement configurations and solutions based on requirements whilst adhering to Engineering governance and best practice.
  • Create and maintain documentation for installations, changes, and upgrades.


  • Experience of build and administration of Red Hat Linux environments ·
  • Experience building and managing Red Hat Virtualization (RHV)-hosted infrastructures.
  • Experience of using configuration management tooling such as Git.
  • Ability to write low level design documents.
  • Knowledge of ITIL and Service Management.
  • Experience of working with the Atlassian toolset (e.g., Jira, Confluence, Bitbucket, Bamboo).
  • Experience of RHEL management with Satellite. Should include automation/orchestration experience using Puppet.
  • Experience in deploying third party and Cloud native services, leveraging PaaS services to deliver best practice monitoring and management.
  • Demonstrable experience of designing and implementing solutions using AWS with Terraform, and Ansible.
  • Knowledge of CISCO, TCPIP

If you are interested in this role or wish to apply, please feel free to call me on 01737 821029 or 07766 512829