September 23, 2019

Linux Team Lead.

Job Description

We are looking for a Cloud and Linux Team Lead to join our clients Infrastructure team in Dublin. In this role you will work on large-scale system design and troubleshooting using a wide array of cutting-edge technologies. A real passion for automation and the desire to work in an agile environment as well as familiarity with running production environments at scale is crucial.


  • Manage team of Linux Engineers as part of the Infrastructure & Operations team
  • Manage both on-premise and cloud (AWS) services
  • Be part of the core Infrastructure & Operations leadership team that will design and build the future systems – both on premise and increasingly in cloud environments
  • Ensure that standards are maintained by direct reports, vendors and contractors
  • Install, upgrade, manage and administer our Linux systems, both physical and virtual.
  • Monitor, troubleshoot and tune clusters and servers for system health and performance.
  • Create and maintain automation scripts.
  • Create and maintain documentation on installations, tools, and procedures.


  • Fluent English written and spoken.
  • Leadership experience in a Linux team environment
  • Broad knowledge of systems technologies and industry trends with subject matter specialization in Linux systems administration and advanced knowledge of specific practices
  • Deep Cloud experience (preferably AWS)
  • Able to successfully contribute in cross-functional teams containing a mixture of technical and non-technical peers
  • Demonstrated expert knowledge of scripting technologies using bash, Perl, Python and similar tools
  • Expertise in Linux system administration automation (using Ansible, Spacewalk, etc)
  • Knowledge of at least one configuration management/deployment system (e.g. Chef, Puppet, Spacewalk, etc.)
  • Extensive experience with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6/7 required
  • Some experience with Docker desired
  • Experience in a large environment (> 500 systems) with 24x7 support requirements
  • Experience with administration, configuration and deployment of Linux systems in a fast-paced commercial environment.
  • Knowledge of server and application-level security, particularly web applications.
  • A background working in a regulated / standards compliant environment a plus.
  • Experience with cloud-based Infrastructure-as-a-Service, AWS (ideally), Azure or GCP
  • Experience working in 24x7 environment
  • Have a passion for Linux & Automation

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Career Level
Manager (Manager / Supervisor of Staff)
Bachelor's Degree
Job Type
Job Last Updated
February 21, 2020


Jitendra Singh
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