Linux Engineer

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LA International Computer Consultants Ltd

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6th December 2023




£400 - £450



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Linux Engineer/ SRE

Inside IR35

12month contract

3 days per week on site in Glasgow

Responsibilities include

* Managing operations for the firm's Artifactory based software distribution platform

* Maximizing the availability and performance of supported systems through optimized and automated plant management, ongoing problem management, and architecture reviews with engineering-side peers

* Reduction of the cost of support through the elimination of TOIL, operational issues, optimization and automation of tasks, development of operational tools and driving client self-service to minimize constraints

* Identification and prioritization of technical debt that is impacting client developer productivity, reliability or the efficiency of the ops team

* Complex troubleshooting in a Kubernetes and cloud environment

* Consult with clients (the Firm's internal development community, IT service practitioners) to maximize their productivity, including troubleshooting the issues they have in using the Software distribution products

* Minimizing the escalation rate to the dev-side product delivery team members to ensure the department has the greatest possible flow of feature delivery

* Being operationally responsive, including sharing on-call rotation with the rest of the global team (with a time-off in lieu system)

Required Qualifications / Skills

* Strong Linux or Kubernetes experience

* JFrog Artifactory experience

* Task automation experience in any programming language

* Experience of observability stack such as Prometheus, Grafana

* Effective communication and collaboration skills

* Exhibit working knowledge in at least ONE of the following areas


o REST services (API)

o Load balancing and networking

o Performance troubleshooting and resolution

Desired Skills

* Postgres experience

* Python development for task automation

* Experience with site reliability engineering practices, like service level objectives (SLOs), error budgets, blameless postmortems, toil reduction- Prior experience creating operational dashboards (Splunk, Grafana, etc)

LA International is a HMG approved ICT Recruitment and Project Solutions Consultancy, operating globally from the largest single site in the UK as an IT Consultancy or as an Employment Business & Agency depending upon the precise nature of the work, for security cleared jobs or non-clearance vacancies, LA International welcome applications from all sections of the community and from people with diverse experience and backgrounds.

Award Winning LA International, winner of the Recruiter Awards for Excellence, Best IT Recruitment Company, Best Public Sector Recruitment Company and overall Gold Award winner, has now secured the most prestigious business award that any business can receive, The Queens Award for Enterprise: International Trade, for the second consecutive period.

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