Systems administrator

Recruiter
CloudScope
Location
Newmarket, Suffolk
Salary
25000.0000
Posted
08 Jun 2017
Closes
08 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Cloudscope are working with a fantastic Internet technology company with over 80,000 users based in Newmarket. We are looking for a talented systems administrator who would relish the challenge of scaling up the companies service as they grow.

The Role

  • Administration, maintenance and monitoring of remote and local Linux Servers.
  • Responsibility for smooth running of large server architecture hosting web and email services for over 80,000 users.
  • Research and development of new and existing systems.
  • Requires some out of hours maintenance work
  • Emergency response and recovery of servers
  • 3rd line email support.
  • Assist with IT systems support in office.
  • Administration of in-house Windows servers.
  • Overseas travel (though rarely required).

Required Skills

  • Ubuntu (or Debian other similar Enterprise Linux Servers)
  • High Availability Systems / Load Balancing
  • Postfix (or related SMTP server – eg Exim, Qmail, Sendmail)
  • Dovecot (IMAP/POP3) (or related – Courier, Cyrus, UW)
  • MySQL with Replication / Mirroring
  • Apache (or other HTTP Server)
  • mod_rewrite
  • virtual hosts
  • Networking (TCP/IP, SSL, switches, DNS etc)
  • BASH/Perl
  • Compile from source
  • Server hardware and technologies (eg RAID, Load Balancing)
  • Server Performance Analysis / Troubleshooting

DesirableSkills


  • Windows Server
  • Microsoft Exchange
  • Microsoft SQL Server
  • Virtualisation (Xen/VirtualBox)
  • Active Directory
  • High Availability / Redundant Systems
  • C/C++
  • PHP/HTML
  • Python
  • BIND
  • Haproxy
  • CISCO switches/routers
  • Firewalls/IPTables
  • NFS
  • Rsync
  • DRBD
  • Pound
  • Microsoft CRM
  • System monitoring (Zabbix/ Nagios)
  • Windows XP/Vista/7
  • Linux Desktops

Benifits

  • 25k - 30k per year
  • Gym Membership
  • Healthcare/Dent

Contact: Adam Webster

Reference: CWJobs/CS0079