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Graduate Linux Engineer
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Recruiter: Net Ltd
Listed on: 15th March
Location: Bicester
Salary/Rate: £25,000 - £32,000
Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP
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Position: Graduate Linux Engineer
Location: Bicester, Oxfordshire
Salary: £25,000 - £32,000 DOE + Benefits

The Company:
Our client designs and develops innovative software for HPC/supercomputer systems across
the UK. They are advocates of open-source software and strongly believe in community-driven
development. They have a wide customer base in multiple market sectors including academic/research
institutions, banking, manufacturing and Formula 1.

As a rapidly growing organisation, they now have an exciting opportunity for a Graduate Linux Engineer to join them.

The Graduate Linux Engineer Role:
As the Graduate Linux Engineer, you will work on key software products, managing internal processes, systems and functions. You will also be responsible for working on live supercomputer systems throughout the UK and Europe.

Other duties the Graduate Linux Engineer will carry out include;

  • Research, design and implement new methodologies
  • Develop and curate content for HPC users, delivered using our software programs and platforms
  • Participate in group meetings and make presentations to your peers
  • Be exposed to cutting-edge software technologies and methodologies and help to move the business forward
  • Hands on design, implementation and testing
  • Help improve the team/company and product processes
  • Be exposed to large scale computer systems and supercomputers, as well as emerging technologies such as public and private IaaS

Skills & Experience Required:

  • Degree level education
  • All things Linux, including software compilation and installation, operating system
  • Configuration and systems management
  • Working individually as well as part of teams
  • Your interests and skills have particular emphasis on Linux environments and using, installing and configuring open source software
  • Keen eye for software testing, release management and continuous integration tools
  • Solving problems; you understand that most business problems can be solved in numerous
  • Ways

The Ideal Candidate:
In order to be successful in this Graduate Linux Engineer role, you should be able to demonstrate the following;

  • Open-source background, with interests in Linux system management
  • Fast mover; you have a strong drive to build a career in cutting-edge development
  • Can-do personality, comfortable with communication at all levels
  • Experience of using scripting languages such as Bash, Ruby, Python and R, and
  • Exposure to compiling programs in languages such as C, C++ and Go
  • Hands-on experience of building and installing open-source software packages
  • Experience of container environments and tooling (Docker/Kubernetes/Singularity)
  • Looking to learn/develop a wide range of technical skills in a challenging environment
  • Great attitude towards learning new and developing existing skills

In return, the Graduate Linux Engineer can expect;

  • Competitive Salary (£25,000 - £32,000 DOE)
  • Exposure to challenging projects, cutting-edge technologies and daily learning opportunities
  • Generous group pension scheme
  • Small team with a relaxed working environment in a young up-and-coming company
  • Training / book allowance
  • Flexible working hours - we promote a healthy work/life balance culture
  • Friendly social atmosphere

What’s Next?
If you are interested in this Graduate Linux Engineer position, simply submit your CV via the button shown, and we’ll be in touch.


Keywords: Graduate Linux Engineer, Linux, Software, Developer, HPC, Open-source, C, C++, Bash, Ruby, Python, Tester, Bicester, Oxfordshire

This vacancy is being advertised by Net-Recruit.