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Application Support Engineer

  • Location: Merseyside
  • Salary: Up to £36000.00 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: IT & Information Security
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Application Support Engineer

Liverpool
£33-36K

An Application Support Engineer is responsible for the configuration, maintenance and overall support of the Linux estate with a smaller responsibility for the Windows estate. We need someone with strong communications skills and

Key Responsibilities for the Application Support Engineer:
* Install, configure and maintain applications, services, servers and environments
* Proactive analysis and pre-emptive incident reduction by means of monitoring/trend analysis
* Development, deployment, tuning and upgrade of applications and services
* Ensuring best practice security to maintain compliant status
* Implementation of automation technologies to aid productivity
* Utilising new products to give the best possible solution to issues
* Supporting internal users and external parties/clients

Requirements for the Application Support Engineer:
* Strong Unix/Linux skills. Preferred Debian
* Strong DB experience. Preferred Postgres
* Experience with some of: Bash, SQL, PHP, Ruby, Groovy, Node.JS. Beneficial Java/C++
* Working knowledge of Apache/Nginx, HAProxy, Varnish.
* Working knowledge of Nagios, Graphite, Grafana.
* Experience of Log management/aggregation tools. Preferably Graylog.
* Previous use of Configuration Management tools. Preferably Chef.
* Previous use of Continuous integration tools. Preferably Jenkins.
* Source Repository Management e.g. Git/SVN.


Desirable
* Experience of Virtualisation Technologies (VMware, HyperV, Citrix)
* Experience in Networking (Cisco, F5)

If you are interested in the role, please apply immediately as the client are looking to interview in a quick and timely manner.

Capita IT Resourcing is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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