Systems Engineer, Jobs, Scotland, Edinburgh/Midlothian, 5527
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Systems Engineer - Edinburgh/Midlothian

up to £50k - Technology - IT- Infrastructure
Ref: 5527 Date Posted: Monday 06 Aug 2018
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You will be responsible for the administration and management of a global IT infrastructure alongside a core team of engineers’ throughout Rockstar Games. Your focus will be to maintain and develop key systems with a strong emphasis on automation. You will be required to become proficient in all aspects of our infrastructure where training will be provided.


  • Windows server installation and administration (Active directory, GPO, DHCP, DNS, DFS/R).
  • Linux configuration and administration skills (RHEL/Ubuntu).
  • SAN/NAS installation and administration – Understanding of replication technologies would be advantageous.
  • Brocade/Cisco networking – Layer2/3 – Exposure to Fabric would be advantageous.
  • Solid understanding of iSCSI storage protocol.
  • VMware, installation and administration.
  • Palo Alto Firewalls and Panorama Administration.
  • WAN acceleration (Silverpeak/Riverbed/Citrix).
  • Open source Infrastructure monitoring (CheckMK/Nagios).
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to work as part of a team or individually as required.
  • Self-motivated & confident.
  • Excellent documentation skills with high attention to detail.
  • Experience with taking projects from planning through to completion.
  • Ability to handle high pressure situations.
  • Ability to sometimes work flexible hours, occasionally rotating shifts, or out of ours as necessary.


  • User and administration experience with Atlassian stack (Confluence, Jira).
  • Experience with configuration management (Puppet/Chef).
  • Application and web service administration (IIS/Apache/Tomcat).
  • Database configuration and administration (MySQL/Percona, NoSQL).
  • Scripting skills (Powershell, Bash, Python).
  • Version control system exposure (Perforce (Helix)/GIT/SVN)).