Senior Linux Engineer - Fairfax Media

Fairfax Media requires a highly skilled and motivated person to fulfil the role of a Linux Systems Engineer within the Digital Infrastructure department. This role requires in-depth knowledge and proven ability in administering high volume websites, based on the Linux operating system and open source technology

The position is based in Pyrmont, Sydney, and offers an extremely creative and challenging culture. We expect the best and will offer a rewarding career with exposure to the latest technologies.

To be considered and successful in this position you will have 3+ years in a similar role. A proven history of problem resolution and innovation is essential. You will complement and join a team that possesses a passion and deep awareness of emerging technology and digital practices.

Essential Skills

- Ubuntu / Debian
- CentOS
- Apache
- Tomcat
- ESX
- DNS
- TCP/IP
- Shell scripting

Desired Skills

- Ruby
- Puppet
- Kernel-based virtual machine (KVM)
- CVS, SVN and Git
- Layer 7 load balancing
- SAN and NAS infrastructure
- Routing and switching

Key Responsibilities

- Directly support the web infrastructure and services
- Automated deployment, configuration and lifecycle management of workloads
- Detailed design
- Change, incident and problem management
- Rostered on call

The future for Fairfax is bright. As a fast paced, dynamic and results driven business, our people are passionate about delivering to our audience the best possible digital experience through highly engaging, creative and informative digital platforms.

For your opportunity to join this leading digital organisation, please submit your application online today at http://careers.fairfax.com.au quoting reference number 747488.