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Senior Linux Engineer


For one of our clients in Basel we are looking for a Senior Linux Engineer

Start: ASAP - can wait for the right candidate
Duration: 12 months

We are looking for a Senior Linux Engineer with a focus on Red Hat operational system to bring his contribution mainly to the automation and monitorization, also process improvement for the systems.

Scope of the role: To work as a member of the Linux team, the primary responsibilities include design, implementation, and maintenance and third-level support for enterprise-class software and hardware in our Red Hat Enterprise Linux environment.

We are looking for a senior system engineer to act as a SME in the Red Hat Enterprise Linux systems. This role would be a mix between operational work and project-based activities.

Perfect candidate:
Looking for a senior Linux engineer with very good knowledge in Red Hat Linux systems to work on configurations, deployment, changes, enhancements, trouble shooting.

Tasks and responsibilities:
• Design, implementation, and maintenance of the enterprise Linux environment
• Offer third-level support in our Red Hat Enterprise Linux environment
• Ensure that activities are undertaken in accordance with the internal policies
• Provide on-call support
• Leads changes related to new releases or design changes to the environment, in cooperation with other internal teams and external service providers.

Must haves:
• SME in Red Hat Enterprise Linux systems administration (minimum 5 years of experience in this environment) (*****)
• Strong knowledge in automation using Ansible and Ansible Tower (*****)
• Systems management & provisioning using Red Hat Satellite and Capsules (*****)
• Consistent track record in provision of third-level support and design input in an enterprise environment (*****)

Nice to have:
• Fluency with code management solutions, in particular GIT and CI/CD tools
• Good knowledge in backup solutions ideally Networker
• Systems monitoring, ideally CheckMK and Prometheus
• Broad understanding of ITIL fundamentals and their application in a business environment
• Red Hat Certified Professional desirable
• OpenShift experience is advantageous

If you are interested, please apply with your latest CV.

Michael Bailey International is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Senior Linux Engineer