LINUX Specialist/AWS Engineer

Job Title: LINUX Specialist/AWS Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £0.00 - £40000 per annum
Start Date: 27/11/2019
Reference: BBBH80612
Contact Name: Chris Bouroutzis
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 19, 2020 08:51

Job Description

LINUX Specialist/AWS Engineer

We are looking for an experienced Hosting & Operations Engineer for one of the world's leading broadcasters, to provide support through, and development of, the client's web hosting platform in line with their hosting strategy and requirements.


  • Strong Linux (Centos & Ubuntu) Experience
  • Operating System installation, configuration and general administration for Linux and VMware
  • Apache/NGINX Web server installation, configuration and general administration
  • Amazon Web Services
  • Ansible
  • Shell scripting
  • Code deployment via Jenkins, Chef and Gitlab
  • Knowledge of TCP/IP networks, routers, firewalls, load balancers and DNS
  • Usage of monitoring tools including Cacti and Nagios

The Role

  • Responsible for the day-to-day maintenance, development, and systems administration of the client's hosting platform, both physical and virtual.
  • To deliver against the business strategic objectives that utilise/maximise the overall technology infrastructure as directed.
  • To provide a point of escalation for all issues pertaining to the availability, security and performance of all VIMN's online machines, in both the production and development/QA environment.
  • To maintain a technical understanding of the security layers and standards those are appropriate for the risks faced by the business.
  • To participate in service relationships with third party ISPs and other providers in order to ensure maximum performance and availability for all of the client's European web properties.
  • To provide input and maintenance of technology strategy that, in turn, forms part of the overall Technology strategy.


  • Broadcast industry experience

If you feel your skill set matches the above requirements, please send your CV through or contact Chris on

Handle actively welcomes applicants from under-represented backgrounds

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.