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Specialist role Web operations engineer
Summary of the work Provide DevOps and Unix technical expertise services for the full length of the project.
Latest start date Thursday 1 June 2017
Expected contract length 6-12 month
Location London
Organisation the work is for HM Passport Office

About the work

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Who the specialist will work with Architects, Devops, Datacenter engineers
What the specialist will work on 1.Planning and migration of SPARC Solaris and IBM PowerPC Aix servers into new physical environment 2.Overlook the hardware installation in the DC 3.Installation of Solaris/AIX systems 4.Setting up update and patching strategies for both Solaris and AIX 5.Integrate with the existing Linux management stack Configure HBAs of SPARC and IBM servers to connect to SAN and prepare volumes for hosting OracleDB 6.Setup management services on Linux infrastructure 7.Setup monitoring 8.Work with Storage&Networking team to bring service Live 9.Work on current Linux AWS platform

Work setup

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Address where the work will take place 165 Fleet Street EC4A 2DY
Working arrangements Full-Time, one day working from home.
Security clearance Candidate should have valid Security Clearance with the Home Office. HMPO will sponsor if required.

Skills and experience

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Essential skills and experience ·         Solaris

·         AIX

·         SPARC Architecture

·         IBM Power Architecture

·         Linux

·         Puppet

·         SAN/Storage

·         Backups software

·         Monitoring(network, systems)

·         Scripting

·         Networking

·         Firewalls

·         Security

Nice-to-have skills and experience  

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