Linux Engineer

  • Job Ref: 5106
  • Location: Dublin, Ireland
  • Type: Permanent


  • On Site support for Linux Environment
  • Support of existing Linux Environment
  • Develop and deliver requests for project based requests
  • Not a management role
  • Research, product comparison and recommendation of hardware and software to support ongoing business requirements and future developments


  • IT Degree or equivalent with good experience is preferable
  • Extensive knowledge of UNIX operating system which should include AIX, Solaris, Linux, platforms.
  • Knowledge of the underlying hardware and infrastructure.
  • AWS Cloud - EC2, VPC, RDS, Autoscaling, Load Balancing, High Availability, Storage/CDN), JBoss, Apache, Tomcat, Ruby, Oracle.
  • Scripting - Shell, Perl , Ruby , etc.
  • Automation - Puppet (or similar)
  • Leading technical projects or working closely with multi-skilled teams.
  • Be responsible for technical areas of IT Vendor Management processes.
  • Participate in quality and technical reviews.
  • The person must be client facing and be flexible to support the onsite activities.
  • Self-supporting and experience with offshore model would be preferable
  • Work well with colleagues
  • Manage challenging environment

Self-starter individual who can plan and manage your time effectively with respect to assigned responsibilities.

John Ryan, Senior Recruitment Consultant - Your e-Frontiers consultant for this job

John is one of our recruitment consultants on the Technical Infrastructure Division of e-Frontiers and has been with the company since June 2012. John brings over 12 years recruitment experience to the e-Frontiers team having previously worked for one of Ireland’s biggest recruitment companies. He has worked with many of the Ireland’s leading IT companies and has experience of sourcing technical candidates across all levels. He has also gained valuable on-site client recruitment experience from various recruitment projects. John studied Business Studies in Dublin Business School. He prides himself on his professional and logical approach to recruitment.

Specialises in: Senior Windows Engineers, System Support, Linux Administrators, Unix Administrators, Security Consultants, Virtualisation Specialists, Unix Specialists, Infrastructure Consultants, Cloud Automation Specialists, Office 365 Specialists, Windows Engineers