System Engineer (Unix)
IT Internet and Technology
RecruitGibraltar are currently helping our client who is a market leading egaming company who has a great opportunity for a System Engineer to be responsible to deliver new or changed IT services with minimal impact to existing services or associated revenue streams. The role holder works collaboratively with Business Systems colleagues to improve services and look for ways to automate wherever possible, responsibilities and activities are varied in the role but a key element will be developing creative and innovative solutions to facilitate continuous delivery.
Specific responsibilities of the System Engineer
Delivery of timely high quality environments in line with architectural standards and project delivery requirements.
Work closely with business colleagues and 3rd party resolver groups effectively to deliver continuous deployment across core workstreams.
Manage expectations with business and project colleagues around timescales and risks to the delivery of new or changed IT services.
Deliver automation of environment management and application deployment tasks wherever possible.
Deployment and configuration of new software application releases using existing processes and updating to automated processes.
Automate Server builds and implementation of new virtual and physical infrastructure and ensuring they meet the Standard build requirements.
Implementation of project tasks required to be undertaken by the Product Delivery team using repeatable methods.
Provide incident resolution for Environments and work closely with architecture to ensure test environments are fit for purpose.
Proactively coordinates with all colleagues to deliver a continuous deployment/integration service.
Essential skills/attributes for the System Engineer
Relevant hands on technical skills in particular in UNIX/Linux, Apache and Java application platforms.
An excellent working knowledge of IT systems environments i.e. operating systems, networking, applications, platforms and databases.
Experience of Managing Virtual Server Farms.
An understanding of project and service delivery processes and development and testing methodologies and Change and Release managements practices.
An appreciation of IT Security and compliance issues e.g. PCI DSS.
Salary based on experience with an excellent relocation package and private healthcare.
So if you think you are of the correct calibre to work in such a company and role please contact us today for a confidential chat.