Solutions Delivery Engineer - Linux / Virtualization

Location: Bath, England, United Kingdom
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum +
Job Type: Permanent
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A fast growing Software Company is central Bath is looking for a new Solutions Delivery Engineer to join their operations and delivery team. This company have been growing really well the past 7 years and have recently partnered with a global organisation which has massively increased the companies potential for further expansion and development of new products.

This due to the variety of customers this business now has, they are still doing very well in this pandemic and are continuing to grow their business while everyone works remotely.

If you are interested in applying for this position you should be a Linux and virtualization expert, with lots of experience of Linux operating systems, Xen Virtualisation, ZFS file systems, DRBD, Nagios, CheckMK, Apache, CouchDB and scripting.

You should have a proven record of delivering on-premise infrastructure or cloud-based solutions, and excellent written and face to face communication skills. In this role there will be occasional travel to our customers sites while you are deploying the companies virtualized software solution, this will be for around 15/20% of your time and will be overseas for typically a week at a time.

Key skills:

  • Linux operating systems (Ubuntu preferred).
  • Virtualisation (ideally Xen, alternatively advanced knowledge of others such as VMWare, KVM, Hyper-V etc.)
  • Resilient and redundant file systems (ideally ZFS and DRBD, alternatively advanced knowledge of similar such as btrfs, LVM, RAID, CEPH, clustering solutions etc.)
  • Shell scripting (ideally BASH, or Python, Perl, Ruby, Powershell etc.)

Desirable skills:

  • Nagios
  • CheckMK
  • Apache
  • CouchDB
  • Windows operating systems

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who is extremely technical and likes working with customers. If you want to join a company that will really appreciate the work you do and reward you accordingly then this is what you are looking for. This role could open doors into other departments and the business will always look to get the best out of you.

Please send in your most relevant CV ASAP if you are interested which clearly demonstrates your experience with the key skills above.

To find out more about Computer Futures please visit

Computer Futures, a trading division of SThree Partnership LLP is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy | Registered office | 1st Floor, 75 King William Street, London, EC4N 7BE, United Kingdom | Partnership Number | OC387148 England and Wales

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