AWS & Linux Systems Administrator

Job Title: AWS & Linux Systems Administrator
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Croydon
Salary: £500.00 Ltd/Umbrella - Outside IR35
Start Date: June 2018
Reference: JD/C/17707
Contact Name: Jackie Dean
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 09, 2018 15:28

Job Description

AWS and Unix Systems Administrator required by government client for long term contract in Croydon.

1. Linux Qualifications
2. AWS Qualifications
3. Terraform Experience
4. Kubernetes Experience
5. Docker Experience

The main objective of this request is to procure specialist skill set for the HO DACC Strategic Service a new build and design is required to move the DACC Alpha and Beta system to a new Hosting site in AWS it has been agreed by the DACC that new skills are required to progress with the build into Hosting in AWS. The move has identified an urgent need for resource to cover the business-critical elements of the DACC system.

The required service support request is for AWS Operational skills (Architecture and Operations)

Strong Unix System Administration and knowledge and experience with Database Management (Sql and PostgresQL) providing low level technical design and assurance.

Installation, configuration and Management of the HODAC Unix/Linux variants (RHEL, Centos, Scientific etc)
Installation, configuration and management of AWS deployments.

Define and document the AWS best practice using standards and principles defined by the team

Data Security Management: Managing and protecting all aspects of information technology security.

Low level design: Design and document processes to optimise and enhance day to day operations.

Support UAT work for new software and hardware implementations

Linux Management and Administration
AWS Installation and Management
Linux Administration and Management (RHEL, Centos etc.)
Knowledge and Experience in Terraform
Knowledge and Experience in Kubernetes

EC2 Skills
S3 Skills
RDS Skills
VPC Skills

Croydon as required 95%
Farnborough as required 5%

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