Linux System Administrator

Technology, Information Technology

Linux System Administrator

3 month contract

£330 t0 £400 a day


An innovative and highly successful Digital Agency who work with some of the world’s leading brands are seeking a Linux / Docker System Administrator to join their ground-breaking development team.

We are looking for a contractor immediately available. The successful candidate will demonstrate how they can add value to the business by explaining and delivering what “best practises” and technical methods they have used, and which they can implement to allow us to deliver leading edge web based applications. This is an excellent opportunity for a highly skilled Linux/Docker administrator to join a fantastic team in a well known forward thinking company.

Core Criteria

Experience administering CENTOS EE, UBUNTU, RED HAT

Focus on automation, strong bash Scripting skills (and other languages such as Powershell)

Familiarity with source control tools such as Git.

Experience using Docker or other lightweight virtualisation tools. LXC containers

Experience of supporting Enterprise servers in both Linux and Windows

Knowledge of open source web application services (NGINX, Apache)

Knowledge of networking fundamentals including TCP/IP, traffic analysis, common protocols and network diagnostics.

Knowledge of firewall configuration and administration.

Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Excellent problem-solving skills and an ability to work independently

Confident experience in configuring disaster recovery and task scheduling.

Eagerness to learn new skills and technologies.

Certification authorities

This is a fantastic opportunity to work in a truly inclusive, creative and daring environment with a highly successful company who pride themselves on doing things a little differently.

Please contact Jason Pocock

Job Facts

400.00 per day
Eastwood, Nottinghamshire
Jason Pocock