Linux Engineer (Ubuntu & RHEL) Contract

  • 12 + 12 + 12 month contract – ASAP Start
  • $115 – $140 per hour (inc-Super) – negotiable
  • Obtain your NV1 Security Clearance
  • Sydney Address, Hybrid 2/3 model

Our client, a large Australian Federal Government financial intelligence agency, are Seeking the experience of an Linux Engineer (Ubuntu & RHEL) for a long 12+12 month contract based in Sydney.

Duties of the Linux Engineer (Ubuntu & RHEL)

  • Ensure that the server environment is secure, stable and effectively maintained.
  • Infrastructure design, procurement, racking and then all the way through to service delivery.

Technology Stack

  • Ubuntu with some RHEL.
  • Virtualisation (VMware)
  • Block and file storage (Pure Storage)
  • Backup (Cohesity)
  • Index/search (Splunk).
  • DNS (BIND).
  • NTP.
  • SMTP (Postfix).
  • Web proxying (Squid and Forcepoint/Websense), and
  • RSA SecurID.

Desired Skills & Experience

  • A deep understanding of Linux including networking, package management, auditd, SElinux/AppArmor, IPTABLES/NFTABLES, TLS, PKI.
  • Experience in the strategies and techniques required to implement the ACSC’s Essential Eight in a Linux environment.

How to Apply

Please forward your resume to Ben Cousins at Recruitment Hive by clicking the Apply button, or email your resume to info @ RecruitmentHive.com.au citing Job ID: BC9497. Alternatively you may call Ben on (02) 6299 1006. Applications close 17/6/2024 however Recruitment Hive welcome late applications to consider for future opportunities.


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  • Expiration date: June 20, 2024
  • Job Title: Linux Engineer (Ubuntu & RHEL)
  • Salary: $115 - $140
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