[CLUG] Red Hat Ireland job opening
thomas at tblogs.net
thomas at tblogs.net
Tue Jan 30 13:56:33 GMT 2007
I know they have a center in the airport business park not sure if they
have any over buildings around here!
> Thats interesting - the job spec says Cork - so i assume that Cork city?
> I wont be going for the job , but I know some people who aren't on
> this list , who might be interested. If the job is in Cork city, i'll
> forward this mail onto them , if thats ok with you?
> On 1/30/07, Ronan Kirby <ronan at kirby.ie> wrote:
>> Red Hat Ireland are hiring! Our IS/IT folk (internal IT) have an
>> requirement for the following:
>> Here is the standard spiel:
>> We're looking for smart people who much prefer to use Open Source
>> products in their daily work. The Help Desk team supports Red Hat
>> internally in a very wide range of services, from desktop system
>> administration, support, training, internal tools R&D (software
>> development), system management of over a 1000 Linux PCs, user
>> data backup company wide, and many other services.
>> Help Desk also leads Productivity Applications and we're building up a
>> formal service desk for the IT department in addition to that of the
>> IS department which we handle already. It is an extraordinairy
>> phase for the team, growing faster than anyone expected yet being in
>> control of our destiny. On any given day a team member will implement
>> existing and participate in designing new solutions, desktop SA, some
>> server SA, test/write some code/tools, represent the team at the
>> level interfacing with other non-IS/IT groups, training, writing
>> documentation and, all together, making a distinctive personal
>> contribution to the development of what a (Linux) Help Desk should be.
>> Add to that: a practice of earning early responsibility for a global
>> piece of our business, the prospects of travel and working abroad,
>> performance based promotion, and via VTL (Virtual Team Lead)
>> exercising leadership and man management skills in a variety of areas.
>> I believe in the power of Open Source in the right hands (almost
>> right ;-), and the application of those principles to not just software
>> but extending this to Services and how they are implemented.
>> It's a great time to join the team, we are getting large enough to allow
>> distinct specialization at a business and/or technical level on top
>> of a growing very high level of skill and experience due to our rapid
>> team development model.
>> Members of the current team include:
>> - server SysAdmins
>> - a Trainer specialising in the desktop and security
>> - Help Desk professionals
>> - Computer Science students, straight from college, with Linux support
>> - an Open Source researcher and programmer
>> - a migration specialist (Windows to Linux)
>> - an IT consultant who designed an Indian call centre
>> - Unix support specialists
>> If you feel you are up to the challenge - get in touch with me off-list
>> and we'll get the ball rolling.
>> - Ronan
>> Cork mailing list
>> Cork at linux.ie
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