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Configuration Analyst

Location: Newcastle

Salary: Up to £34,000

Job Type: Permanent

Job ID: 168592

Configuration Analyst (Linux)

NRG are delighted to be working with an outstanding client in the public sector on the recruitment of a Linux specialist to join a well established team with the view to become a smaller specialist team.


  • Contribute and coordinate the provision of a professional support service through delivery of customer output.

  • Deliver maximum user satisfaction through the development of bespoke software applications.

  • Work closely with other IT Service Teams to identify and manage Linux technical incidents and requests.

  • Provide technical expertise to users on what their OS can be used for and configure their OS accordingly.

Technical Criteria:

  • Experience of developing, implementing and supporting desktop-based Linux services.

  • Experience of implementing and supporting Linux/UNIX based systems including installation of application from Open Source and commercial packages.

  • Monitoring and management of demand, capacity and performance.

  • Knowledge of some of the following: Ubuntu, Debian, Redhat, Centos Linux distributions.

  • Awareness of High Performance Computing (HPC).