Systems Administrator

Ref: ZR_6942_JOB  ·  Posted on 04 May 2022


A fantastic opportunity has come up with one of our industry leading clients!

Our client is looking for an experienced Engineering Lead to fill a 6 month remote contract. The ideal candidate will have a wealth of Linux system administration experience and be confident using Hashicorp Terraform to build and manage AWS or Azure infrastructure.

You’ll be joining a multitalented team with drive and ambition!

Don’t miss out! Apply today!

Key responsibilities
  • Provision and manage AWS/Azure infrastructure
Skills & experience
  • Linux system administration experience, particularly RHEL 7/8
  • Windows system administration experience particularly Windows Server 2016/2019.
  • Hashicorp Terraform to build/manage AWS and/or Azure infrastructure
  • Provisioning and managing AWS and/or Azure infrastructure
  • Scripting and automation skills, particularly: Python, Bash, Powershell Groovy
  • Eligibility for security clearance (BPSS) or equivalent

The client would also like to see some of the below, but this is not essential:

  • Using secrets management tooling (eg Hashicorp Vault, AWS Secrets Manager or Azure Key Vault) to manage secrets
  • Using key value stores (eg Hashcorp Consul, AWS Parameter Store) to manage environment configuration
  • Using Hashicorp Packer to build VM Images in AWS and/or Azure.
  • Writing Ansible Playbooks
  • Principles of immutable infrastructure and ability to put these into practice.
  • Release and build automation and building continuous integration pipelines using Jenkins.
  • Building and managing virtual networks and networking appliances/services in AWS and/or Azure.

Our client is committed to providing a diverse and inclusive workplace and welcomes applications from all backgrounds.

Please note that the client has determined that the off-payroll working rules will apply to this assignment and therefore this contract will be run through an Umbrella Company. Income tax and primary national insurance contributions will be deducted at source from any payments made to the intermediary.

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