Linux Engineer Designer Posted Sep 23
Sopra Steria Limited , Andover, Hampshire, United Kingdom
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Job Title: Linux Engineer/Designer

Location: Near Andover

Salary: To £55K


Sopra Steria, European leader in digital transformation, provides one of the most comprehensive portfolios of end to end service offerings in the market: Consulting, Systems Integration, Software Development and Business Process Services. Sopra Steria is trusted by leading private and public organisations to deliver successful transformation programmes that address their most complex and critical business challenges. Combining high quality and performance services, added-value and innovation, Sopra Steria enables its clients to make the best use of information technology. With 35,000 professionals in over 20 countries (of which over 5000 are based in the UK) and pro forma revenue of €3.1 billion in 2013, this is a great time to join the organisation as you will be pivotal to our continued development and growth plans. We're offering you the opportunity to do more too - using your business skills and knowledge, and your creativity, to add more value than clients would traditionally expect.

Role and Responsibilities:

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Linux Engineer/Designer to work on a large and hugely rewarding secure site with a team of seasoned professionals. Please note, the successful candidate must be willing to undergo and be eligible for an advanced security clearance process. You will undertake the design and implementation of Linux solutions within this complex technical environment and will carry out second/third line fault and problem resolution. As an expert in your field, you will provide advice and guidance on Linux administration and management.


Solution Design and Implementation - Ability to take client requirements and design and document a top to bottom solution. Good Diagnostic and problem solving skills. Linux system design, installation and use - RedHat, Oracle, CentOS, Kickstart, RHCE qualified Linux Database installation and use - MySQL, Oracle, PostgfeSQL Application installation and use - such as: Apache, Tomcat, Samba/SSSD, Jive, Secunia, CSI,Wiki, Jira Deployment of provisioning and configuration management systems - Foreman, Katello, Puppet Linux and Active Directory integration Shell/Perl Scripting TCP/IP Networking Knowledge of Oracle Solaris System Administration


Knowledge of Cisco networking technologies Sun Ray Server software installation/administration

About this Company

On offer is the opportunity to work for a European leader in digital transformation. The role comes with a competitive salary, the opportunity for further development and the potential for a wide and diverse career within Sopra Steria. Sopra Steria is committed to establishing and maintaining a working environment which is free from discrimination and which values all employees as individuals. All employees and prospective employees are selected, recruited, trained and promoted solely on the basis of their skills and behaviour.

Employment Type: Permanent