Unix Shell Scripter

Posted 04 December 2022
Salary Negotiable
Job type Contract
DisciplineSoftware Engineering
Contact NameFintan Ferguson

Job description

Freelance Unix Shell Scripting role

I hope your week is going well… Are you currently open to discussing new opportunities?

I ask because I'm working on a project with a Swiss IT Consultancy who are working with an end client to find an Unix Shell Scripter Specialist to come onsite 3 days a week in Switzerland, Zurich.

Please look at the details below / job spec attached.

If you are interested, please reply with a copy of your CV, I will then follow up with a call to run through everything in more detail.

Contract Length: 6 Months + Extensions
Day Rate: Negotiable depending on experience
Location: Switzerland, Zurich 2/3 Days Onsite
Start date: ASAP


  • 7-10 years' experience in Unix or Linux Application Support (good in writing commands) <Change based on Band>
  • Good proficiency either in SQL or Oracle database
  • Able to write scripts in Shell.
  • Debugs, documents, implements, and maintains software applications
  • Application Change assessment and validation during change windows over the week and weekend.
  • Knowledge of ITIL production support best practices

Good to Have

  • Control M, Oracle PLSQL, Java, and Batch Processing
  • Knowledge of ETL processes (Informatica) and/or Big Data.
  • Knowledge of financial services industry