Senior System Engineer - Linux / AWS


Senior System Engineer - Linux / AWS

Oracle SQL AWS UNIX LINUX Shell scripting bash python Perl Application Support SAN

Role: Senior System Engineer - Linux / AWS

Location: Edinburgh

Type: Permanent

Salary & Benefits: Very competitive

Our client, a well respecting Financial Services organisation, urgently require an experienced Senior System Engineer to join their Customer Core Delivery Team on a permanent basis for a large transformation programme.

The Role:

Our clients focus is in ensuring the customer comes first and they continue to provide an excellent level of service, you will play a vital role. Engineering solutions that enable our client to respond to key challenges & realise exciting opportunities. Working with stakeholders to ensure solutions align to design specifications including established engineering standards and patterns.

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who has previously delivered well in their roles and are looking for a new challenge, which if successful will be incredibly rewarding. Our client is seeking ambitious individuals that are keen to progress in their career and learn new technologies.


Experience/Skills required for this role:

  • Advanced Linux Administration experience
  • AWS Cloud experience/knowledge essential
  • UNIX / Linux configuration and administration skills would be advantageous but not essential
  • Applications support experience desirable but not essential
  • Scripting skills (Shell scripts, Python, Perl) desirable but not essential
  • Any Linux/AWS Professional Certifications desirable but not essential


A basic understanding of the following:

  • Oracle SQL
  • Virtualisation technologies
  • SAN technologies
  • Strong problem solving/technical troubleshooting skills
  • Workload prioritisation
  • Experience of Incident, Change & Problem management / working within governance\SLAs
  • Availability to occasionally work flexible hours and be part of an on call shift rota’


Next Steps:

If you think you are a good match to this role, please submit your CV and I will be in touch shortly. Our client values diversity, and we welcome enquiries from everyone.

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