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Linux System Engineer

Job title: Linux System Engineer
Contract type: Permanent
Industry: ICT
Salary / Rate: $140,000 - $200,000
Minimum security clearance: PV
Job start date: ASAP
Job expiry: 2021-05-31
Contact name: David Jam
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Job description

Join this Linux team delivering mission-critical solutions to the Australian Intelligence Community! Exceptional personal development and training on offer.

VSG have the best opportunity for a PV Cleared Linux Systems Engineer to work with our Canberra-based client on large transformation projects.

If you are interested in assisting government stakeholders and product owners with the development of Government Off the Shelf (GOTS) capabilities including the maintenance, enhancement and integration of key ICT systems, keep reading because this is one of a kind!

We also have both contract and permanent positions available for PV cleared professionals that are interested in this role.

Company Description:

Renowned as an employer of choice and a leader in personal development, our client is an award winning, global ICT market leader that is highly respected in the defence and national security space and is a leading provider of enterprise software products to the Australian Intelligence Community.

Our client understands that the ICT industry is continually evolving, and to remain at the top of the pyramid, their consultants need to be the best in the business so unlimited and continuous training and development including certification is always on offer. You can choose where you want your career to go and they will match a development path for you.

Benefits on offer:

  • Excellent salary up to $220,000 and career progression opportunities

  • Collaborative and dynamic team

  • 1 week of Personal Development every quarter (4 weeks per year)

  • Assigned career development manager to assist with your chosen career path

  • Full and free access to their proprietary (and many other) subscriptions, training platforms and exams

  • Regular local & international meetups for the latest product updates and hands-on knowledge from the best in the business

You will be responsible for:

  • Providing detailed solutions to technical and professional problems

  • Leading and guiding junior team members

  • Planning, designing, maintaining and supporting ICT systems and projects

  • Delivering strategic guidance to ICT infrastructure projects

  • Managing ICT systems throughout their lifecycle

  • Investigating, diagnose, testing and repair systems, hardware, software and infrastructure

  • Overseeing system integrity and reliability

Job Requirements and Skills:

  • PV security clearance required (lower clearance levels NV2 / NV1 / Baseline considered for other opportunities)

  • Linux Related Certification eg. LFCS, LFCE, RCHA, RHCE, RHCSA etc

  • Demonstrated experience working with Linux and RHEL platforms, cloud computing, application development, automation and/or middleware products.

  • History of working with state or federal government (preferred).

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