Senior Linux Engineer

  • Job Ref: 1653
  • Location: Dublin, Ireland
  • Type: Permanent


The Job

My client is seeking to expand their existing Systems Infrastructure team through the recruitment of a Senior Linux Systems Engineer. Reporting to the Systems Team Lead, the successful applicant will provide Linux support, with particular focus on supporting, troubleshooting and maintaining a 24/7 SaaS multi-site infrastructure as well as supporting internal development teams on a virtualized platform.


Main duties & responsibilities:

  • Implementation and support of customer facing and back office infrastructure
  • Support of Linux production, development and test infrastructure
  • Consulting and acting as point of contact for other IT departments on key infrastructure issues and security
  • Improve infrastructure stability and usability
  • Participate in a 24x7 on call rota


Required Skills and Experience


  • 4-6 years’ experience in a similar role
  • Strong knowledge of Red Hat Linux administration
  • Strong knowledge of VMware vsphere
  • Strong knowledge of HW (servers, SAN)



Education and Qualifications

·         Degree in Computer Science or Engineering

·         RHCSA/RHCE

·         VMware VCP


Job Type

Full time, permanent


Dublin West

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