Senior Linux Engineer

Job Details

Our client, a significant financial service business is expanding its operations here in Dublin is looking a talented Senior Linux Platform Engineer to join the technology team. Candidates must be available to work onsite in Dublin 2 (4 days a week)
Compensation guide is €150–200K
The Senior Linux Platform Engineer will join a global Platform Engineering team who are responsible for architecting and engineering the cloud and on-prem Linux platforms

  • Manage and monitor systems at scale
  • Drive standardization through automation, testing and in depth monitoring. 
  • Drive the development standards for source control, testing, and continuous integration for infrastructure
  • Develop self-service pipelines for deploying infrastructure and platforms
  • Develop well defined processes for testing and integrating new technologies
  • Reduce operational tasks through automation
  • Manage resources through metrics and reporting


  • In depth knowledge of Linux systems administration at scale, networking, and security, including automated configuration and state management, and orchestration across systems
  • Expert level experience with Ansible
  • Experience working with container services (docker, podman, Kubernetes)
  • Experience working with bare metal servers and public cloud technologies (AWS)
  • Programming skills with Python (preferably) or Ruby
  • Experience automating the deployment of services that span physical Infrastructure, configuration management to the application
  • Linux authentication and authorization experience
  • Experience tuning systems for high throughput and low latency

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