Linux Engineer

Linux Engineer

Job Title: Linux Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Adelaide
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2020-06-17
Reference: V-37574-1
Contact Name: Connie Tong
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 18, 2020 17:21

Job Description

Seeking a Linux Engineer to work as part of team, building, supporting and administering a variety of Linux systems on diverse Research classified networks.

The Role:

The engineer will work as part of a team, under instruction from the Linux team lead.

Essential criteria
  • Skills and Experience of Nominated Staff:
    • Required technical skills and experience includes minimum of 3 years administering, managing and/or supporting one or more of the following:
      • Linux Administration in an Enterprise Environment
      • CentOS, RedHat, Ubuntu
      • Knowledge of a variety of virtualization and cloud technologies, setting up virtual environments using host and guest, and migrating from physical to virtual environments.
  • Technical Skills Mandatory:
    • High level skills and experience in Linux scripting in at least one of: bash, perl, python.
    • Strong skills in general Linux system administration of CentOS/RedHat.
    • Strong web interface design skills interfacing to a backend Linux client-server environment.
  • Technical Skills Desirable:
    • Experience developing Ansible playbooks.
    • Experience with Certificate/PKI systems (for NAC).
    • Experience implementing Multi Factor Authentication on Linux.
    • Linux Certification (of any kind)
  • Interpersonal skills:
    • Sound interpersonal skills including the ability to work as a member of a team and communicate effectively with colleagues and clients at multiple organisational levels.
    • Internal and external customer relationship management skills
    • Effective written and verbal communication skills
    • Effective listening and problem-solving skills
    • Effective meeting facilitation skills
    • Responds strongly and positively to challenging work and deadlines
    • Proficient in troubleshooting, investigation and reverse engineering of complex and undocumented systems.

Location and Contract Term:

Edinburgh, South Australia or Fishermans Bend, Victoria based. Commencing Early August 2020 to 18th December 2020 with potential options to extend for a further 3 months.

Security Requirements:

Must be an Australian Citizen.  Due to work environment, the client has requested that a current NV1 security clearance is required for this role.

How to Apply:

Applications close Thursday, 25 June 2020

Please upload your resume to apply. Please note you may need to complete selection criteria to complete this application process. We will be in touch with instructions for suitably skilled candidates.

Call Connie 1300 944 936 for any further information.