Linux System Engineer

Software Manager

Ref: 1200Thursday 6 January 2022

Amour Recruitment is pleased to be recruiting for a Linux System Engineer on behalf of our client based in Hedge End, Southampton.

As a Linux System Engineer, you will be working as part of a tight engineering team; delivering consistent updates and improvements to a live online service. You will need to have an eye for detail, to evaluate and analyze system needs and rectify any critical issues as they arise.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Be accountable for the Linux infrastructure underpinning cloud-based enterprise services.

  • Work with the Head of Infrastructure to ensure accurate forecasting and reporting of project progress. 

  • Ensure problems/issues are solved in a timely and satisfactory manner. 

  • Actively work to unblock issues faced by the team during delivery. 

Candidate Requirements:

  • Vision, drive and passion - someone who’s prepared to get the job done, no matter what it takes and reap the rewards. 

  • Experience of mentoring other engineers highly desirable.

  • Good knowledge of scripting in the Linux platform and experience of CI (Continuous Integration).

  • Any knowledge of Apache, Nginx, Terraform, Kubernetes, Jenkins, Gitlab, Python, Java, Galera, MariaDB, MongoDB, Redis, OSPF or BGP would be considered a huge plus for any potential candidate. 

If this role sounds like it might be of interest to you, then please apply now! For any more information, please contact the Amour Recruitment team on 02392387925 or