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Platform Engineer - RHEL - VMware - DevOps - Cardiff

  • Location

    Cardiff, Wales

  • Sector:

    Infrastructure & Service Delivery

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  • Contact:

    Dan Dorrington

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  • Published:

    almost 2 years ago

  • Duration:

    12 months +

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Platform Engineer - RHEL - VMware - DevOps - Cardiff - 12 Month Contract

My client has an urgent contract requirement for an experienced Platform Engineer to join a Server and Storage team on a 12 month contract. The successful Platform Engineer will join a team responsible for running Redhat Linux and HCI platforms and be responsible for solution design & implementation, working closely with DBA's, Ops teams, Architects and the Disaster Recovery. The Platform Engineer will manage the platform stack and provide support services to the wider business technology, working closely with 3rd party suppliers & vendors.

Skills & experience required:

  • Excellent experience of RHEL and administering commercial Linux Environments (ideally RHCSA level or higher)
  • Solid experience of working in Virtualised environments - VMware vShpere 5/6 & OVM technologies
  • Experience of infrastructure automation technologies - Puppet or Ansible
  • Experience of managing cloud based infrastructure services (private/public/hybrid)
  • Experience of Linux networking (virtual and physical), Dell-EMC Storage, NetApp storage and Oracle.
  • Experience of working with DevOps toolsets e.g JIRA, Confluence, Github/Gitlab.
  • A background of delivering fully optimised managed environments which are highly automated.

Platform Engineer - RHEL - VMware - DevOps - Cardiff - 12 Month Contract