Linux Systems Administrator

Recruiter
Alpha Group
Location
Slough
Salary
£30000 - £45000/annum
Posted
15 Jun 2017
Closes
15 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
System Administrator

Our client is looking for a skilled Linux system administrator. You will be passionate, technical and someone who loves what they do.
You must be Linux focused.

As part of the sysops/devops team you will focus on maintaining, enhancing and consolidating the various web hosting, email, dedicated and cloud/virtualisation platforms across all of their brands. Our client focuses heavily on automation and devops methodologies. As a system administrator, you should be keen to adopt these practices.

Essential Requirements:
Linux, from the Kernel up
Apache, PHP
MySQL
Networking (OSI layer, subnets, routing, DNS)
Virtualisation (Xen, KVM, VMWare, HyperV)

Experience with the following would be beneficial:
Puppet or Ansible
Another Scripting language such as Bash or Perl
Nagios (including writing plugins)
cPanel, Plesk
Windows/IIS/MSSQL

The system administrator must be a quick learner, able to quickly audit and work on unfamiliar systems.

You will be expected to join a 24x7 rota.

You must be within 1 hour of Slough and have the right to work in the UK