4 x Linux Systems Engineers (Level 2 or 3) => Sydney => Permanent

I am currently working with a large Australian PaaS provider who due to growth are now seeking to bring on board 4 very talented Linux Systems Engineers at either Level 2 or 3.

Starting ASAP - interviewing immediately (ideal start 2nd week in June 2011)

More detail:
Companies worldwide crave new technology to keep their businesses moving forward. The latest trend that is seriously becoming apparent is the move towards the cloud. This is becoming an attractive option for many Australian and global companies, the costs sustained for managing internal system are proving too much. The solution is to host your IT elsewhere. And now it works.

Flourishing is the best single word to describe this IT hosting company. The company is one of the fastest growing tier 1 hosting providers in Australia and have received multiple awards. The company is made up of a group of highly technical people with a thirst to keep the company moving forwards. Sitting at the forefront of technology, offering great training and growth, they are a company that people join and grow their career with.

Due to increased work-load with some of the company‘s major clients they are now looking for a highly technical Level 3 Senior Linux Systems Engineer to come and join their cohesive and friendly team on a salary of up to around $100,000 + super (neg.).

This is an exciting opportunity for a passionate Linux Engineer to put their support engineering and customer service skills to the test. The company is looking for someone who loves Linux and the possibilities around Cloud-based platforms and infrastructure, who keeps abreast of the latest technologies and thrives working in a small, friendly team. There is a team of Engineers that deal with 2nd level problems with additional diagnosis before passing to yourself as necessary. You will be part of the hosting, development, implementation and support across mission critical systems.

This will be a systems administration role providing highly technical solutions. To be successful in this role, you will possess the below skill set:

• 5+ years Linux experience (minimum)
• Networking administration
• Firewall administration
• System monitoring tools (e.g. Nagios/Netsaint)

You will also be very technically minded, adaptable and ethical. The team are very close and though a growing company, they are very much a family team and relevant training and certification support is available.

The company is not corporate, and each member of staff has a strong belief in keeping the company’s current momentum moving forwards.

Excellent communication skills are essential and if you feel you meet the above criteria, are looking for a new challenge and have a high level of technical competence, please apply by forwarding your resume to Adam Broadbent at adam.broadbent@hays.com.au or call 02 8226 9773.

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