Linux Engineer

Location Sydney
Discipline Software Development, Testing and Engineering
Job reference 161282
Salary Competitive Hourly Rate On Offer

Our leading Federal Government Client based in Chatswood is looking for a Linux Engineer on a long-term contract: 12-Month contract + 12-month extension! APPLY NOW!

About the role:

You will work with a team responsible for the design, implementation, maintenance and security of numerous Linux instances as well as the core services relied on by the entire agency.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work with project teams developing business solutions. You will be responsible for low level design and implementation up to the platform layer.
  • Work on intra-departmental and intra-team projects aimed at the uplift or maintenance of existing technology solutions.
  • Work closely with other technical teams to identify and resolve issues and escalations.
  • Occasionally get your hands dirty unboxing and racking equipment.

To be successful for the role, you must have:

  • Australian Citizenship
  • Able to obtain NV1 Clearance
  • A solid understanding of Linux including networking, package management, auditd, SElinux/AppArmor, IPTABLES/NFTABLES, TLS, PKI.
  • Experience in the strategies and techniques required to implement the ACSC's Essential Eight in a Linux environment.
  • Experience of automation (Ansible and scripting) to deploy and configuration manage most solutions under their maintenance.
  • Experience with Linux instances spread across RHEL/CentOS

If this sounds like you, APPLY NOW!

Matthew Templeton

Recruitment Specialist - Public

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