System Engineer

Location: Melbourne
Job Type: Contract
Reference: JO-1809-10710
Salary: $110000 - $120000 per annum
Contact Name: Kayla Gallo
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Leading opportunity with a well-established reputable managed services provider, who are known in the market as a reputable large scale provider. We are seeking passionate individuals who can deliver exceptional support to customers. This Senior Engineer will need to have outstanding experience in Linux/ Unix and have the opportunity to join our clients' operations team, this team is close knit and allows you to be exposed to a variety of technologies that exist within their environment.

The ideal candidate will have/be:
  • Strong experience with Linux (RedHat, Centos, Ubuntu), Solaris & AIX.
  • Experience supporting Unix operating systems such as: HP-UX;
  • Understanding of VMware, O365, Azure, AWS and other cloud tech;
  • Understanding of Automation & Configuration Management (Puppet) highly desirable;
  • Windows server and related Microsoft technologies including monitoring and troubleshooting, administration, replication technologies, security hardening and performance, would be advantageous;
  • Strong customer communication and documentation skills; 
  • Managed small to large complex virtualised multi-tenant hosting environments;
  • Built and maintained strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders;
  • Infrastructure design, build, deployment and disaster recovery testing;
  • Basic knowledge of NetApp storage;
  • Working knowledge of monitoring platforms, WANs, SANs, backup and disaster recovery platforms;
  • Proficient in ITIL methodologies: change, incident, problem and configuration management.
This is an incredible opportunity for an individual who is looking to work with exciting technology in a new office with exceptional facilities, with a team of great people.