Linux Administrator - SC Cleared

Linux Systems Administrator - Design and Support - SC Cleared
Hampshire - 11 month contract - outside IR35

If you are an SC Cleared Linux Administrator / Architect, an excellent opportunity has arisen to join a public sector organisation, providing specialist Enterprise Linux based solutions.

What you'll be doing as Linux Systems Administrator / Architect:
*Maintenance, patching, security and support of the Linux Operating System, in both physical and virtual environments, and its integration with external systems.
*Design and implementation of new Linux hosted functionality
*Design, maintenance and enhancement of the DevOps capability using the deployed Automation and Orchestration tools
*Researching and providing Proof of Concepts for new Linux technologies

Key Skills and experience for the Linux Technical Architect:
*5 years' experience in Linux/UNIX administrator, Red Hat Enterprise Linux (or equivalent derivative, such as CentOS or Oracle Enterprise Linux).
*2 years' experience of Linux security hardening, including Common Criteria (EAL4+), DoD STIG, JSP440 and CIS Benchmark security clamps.
*Recent experience of Automated OS patching and system maintenance.
*Strong shell script programming experience including the ability to debug, enhance and assist with the development of complex shell script based software installation and customisation frameworks.
*Proven recent experience of integrating Linux based software with Identity Management technologies, including Microsoft Active Directory and LDAP.
*Practical knowledge of Linux OS networking and network security protocols and encryption technologies, for example SSL, PGP and IPSEC.
*Recent experience of DevOps automation and orchestration technologies within the Linux environment.

Please note, the successful candidate will need to hold SC Clearance or be eligible to obtain it.

If you are a Linux specialist, then please apply now for consideration.

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Job reference information
Advertiser People Source Consulting
Contact Name lucy davey
Telephone 01179227000 (Please reference Dice when calling)
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