Senior Linux Support Engineer

  • Job Reference: 00000024-1
  • Date Posted: 22 January 2018
  • Location: Portsmouth, Hampshire
  • Salary: £23,000 to £35,000
  • Sector: I.T.
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Jim Walsh
  • Email:

Job Description

Our client is a developer of Software for the Imaging industry.

Increased growth has led to the opening of a new role for a Senior Linux Support Engineer to join their operation near Portsmouth.

Candidate Criteria:

Essential skills:

  • At least 2 years experience in an IT Technical Support role... this is a 3rd line role (tier 3)
  • Linux (Ubuntu) experience is required and you must be able to demonstrate good knowledge of it
  • Skill in the use of shell scripting including at least one of Ruby, Perl, Python and Bash
  • A great sense of humour... work should be fun!

Desirable skills:

  • Expertise in the use of HTML/CSS
  • Further experience with scripting such as using more of Ruby, Perl, Python and Bash
  • Any experience in the photography/gift industries
  • Depth of knowledge in another technical sphere, demonstrating mastery of complex systems