Senior IT Engineer - Berkshire
IC Resources have an urgent requirement for a Senior IT Engineer with in depth Active Directory/Linux knowledge for our rapidly expanding client based in Berkshire. This is a Senior position and applicants should have 5+ years experience in a similar role. The successful candidate will help define and deliver an IT strategy to support the companies continuing growth plans.
The role is based in Berkshire but applicants should be prepared to travel perhaps once or twice a month to the company's other office locations in Oxford and Bristol.
Candidates should have some exposure to the majority of the skills detailed below:
*In-depth knowledge of Active Directory in mixed Operating system environments: Linux and Windows (client and server)
*Active directory clients across Windows 7, Windows 10, Centos/RedHat 6&7, Ubuntu 14+ (including LDAP, SSSD, AutoFS)
*KVM-based (linux-based) virtualisation of servers
*Centos/RedHat 6 based high availability clustering, DRBD synchronising (direct replication block device)
*Modern Linux filesystems and encryption methods. Including (EXT4, XFS, BTRFS - filesystems) (luks/DMcrypt - encryption), quotas, AD integration for users and groups
*Remote systemhealth monitoring. E,g Nagios, use of DRACS.
*Compute grid and queuing systems - e.g Sun-Grid / Oracle-Grid.
*Networking knowledge 801.11d(lcap), QoS, Sip phones, VPN (dell/Sonicwall or Cisco), CCNA or above would be beneficial
*Helpdesk/ ticketing systems (currently use Request tracker)
*Version control systems (SVN preferred, but CVS or Perforce experience would be useful alternatives)
*Experience of meeting ISO27001 standard
*CIS (continuous integration systems such as Jenkins or Hudson)
*Linux System backup and snapshotting, disaster recovery. Synology NAS/DSM experience would be beneficial
*EDA tool set-up and debug (tools from: Cadence, Synopsys, Mentor)
*Windows PC admin and debug
If you have the necessary skills and experience to fulfil the role or would like some additional information then please do not hesitate to contact Seamus Hayes at IC Resources.
Keywords: Berkshire, Linux, Active Directory, Windows, Nagios, Backup, LDAP, Clustering, Networking