Linux AWS Specialist – Contract

Linux AWS Specialist – Contract


£400-500 pd


Quant Capital has a fantastic opportunity for a Linux AWS Specialist to join leading cloud solutions and managed services provider at their offices in Staines. This is a perfect opportunity to prove leadership skills and to grow with this market leading and rapidly expanding company.

My client is looking for a Linux AWS Specialist to join their team of talented and driven people focusing on keeping my clients applications working smoothly and without fault. You will be given the task to scale up and improve my clients cloud services as well as providing 3rd/4th line support when needed.

As a Linux AWS specialist you will need the following:

  • Solid Linux experience Red hat/CentOS preferable (Windows knowledge a bonus)
  • Good scripting in Bash or Perl
  • Monitoring tools
  • Bonus: Configuration management and automation tools (Puppet, Chef, Salt, Ansible)
  • Good AWS EC2 and Auto scaling experience
  • Networking  (TCP/IP)
  • Degree, preferable in a quantitative subject.
  • Clear written and verbal communications skills
  • Managerial skills a plus

If you are an ambitions Linux AWS Specialist that wishes to take on more of a leadership role to progress in your career then this role is for you, my client are rapidly growing and will have many opportunities for further progression if you prove yourself as a technically sound leader. You will gain experience in some cutting edge configuration technologies such as Salt / Chef / Salt / Ansible as well as training in AWS architecture if you don’t have this already.


Linux AWS Specialist – Linux, Redhat, RHEL, Centos, Ubuntu, Nagios, EC2, AWS, S3, Puppet, Chef, Salt, Perl , Bash , Scripting, TCP/IP, Zabbix, Cacti