Salary: £450 - £525 per day

Type: Contract

Location: London

Job Reference: RHANS

RedHat Ansible Engineer – London – 2-3 months

RedHat / Ansible / 3PAR / CISCO / Hyper-V / VMWare

Day to Day Responsibilities:

Our client has a number of new servers to deploy in the beginning of Sept 17. They currently use Kickstart to install the OS and have some scripts that add basic patching and security settings/hardening. They want to automate more of this process for the new batch of server installs. They want to build a template for different types of machines.

Ansible has been selected as the likely tool to provide this functionality as a temporary solution, until Satellite server is deployed across the organisation.

Responsibilities to include

  • Extend the existing kickstart server/settings
  • Deploy new RedHat servers
  • Assist with the rollout of servers
  • Design a new Ansible solution
  • Create Ansible playbooks

Essential Skills:

  • RedHat 5 and above
  • Ansible, – design, implementation and general operation
  • RedHat Kickstart, Satellite server
  • Chef, Puppet, Python, Bash scripting
  • 3PAR and Cisco and “Hyper V” and VMware