Monarch Recruitment Limited
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Linux System Administrator

Linux Systems Administrator

I am working with a client based in London seeking a  Linux Systems Administrator with strong use of the configuration management tool Puppet and strong scripting experience using bash, perl and/or Powershell. 

The ideal Linux Systems Administrator must have a proven track record of high-end installation, maintenance, performance tuning, support and administration of Linux systems coupled with strong scripting (Bash, Shell or Perl) skills, VMware management, Web server (Apache, Tomcat, etc.) as well as strong knowledge of Puppet, Chef etc. 


· Knowledge and demonstrable experience of administering and managing Red Hat Enterprise Linux systems including large scale installation and maintenance technologies (Kickstart, Redhat Satellite). 
· Extensive use of configuration management technologies especially Puppet or Chef.
· Running Linux servers in a physical and virtual environment based on VMware including server installation from VMware templates 
· VMware management using vCenter 
· Web server technologies such as Apache, PHP, Tomcat and use of X.509 certificates 
· Scripting experience using bash or perl 
· Server and service monitoring using Nagios or derivative tools 
· Extensive experience of networking environments with large scale DNS, complex subnetting, firewalls and router access controls in place 
· Experience of a large scale IT environment where load balancing of services across multiple servers is a key element of the infrastructure. 

Please send an updated CV and I will get in touch.