Job Description

Unix Engineer – Unix, Linux, Middleware

Unix, Linux, Middleware, Redhat, Red hat, Oracle, MySQL, SuSE, Project, Project Delivery, BAU, Support

Immediate start

3 – 6 months


Remote initially / Lancashire

An IT Service provider has a requirement for an experienced Unix Engineer for a client project in Lancashire. This is a 3 – 6 month requirement, though there may be potential for extra work beyond this. In adherence to current Covid-19 guidelines, this role will be remote based until deemed suitable to return to onsite working.

The role will focus on dealing with incidents and requests, general maintenance, and some project work.

Experience required:

Proven experience in Unix Support, to include:

  • Redhat, SuSE Operating Systems & Hardware.  
  • Services i.e. Web Apache, Magento, PHP sites, Kron (jobs), DNS
  • Knowledge of supporting Database environment running on Linux i.e. Oracle, MySQL, Mongo
  • Security: hardening, patching OS, SSL certificates

This would suit an immediately available contractor, who is looking to secure their next contract opportunity ASAP. 

Please apply with CV for further details.