Head Of Systems - £65K - London

Frank Recruitment Group
London, South East England
17 Jun 2017
17 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Network Platform Developer / Architect £40K-£65K - London

My Client, an award winning AWS Partner, are looking for a new Head Of Systems.

Systems Administrators both support the internal development teams, and work on customer deployments of hardware products. As Head of Systems, you will be expected to work with a range of infrastructure starting from standard IT products used in a software/hardware engineering environment down to the clients own unique, state-of-the-art computing systems technology.

The role is very varied, but will include overseeing:

* Maintenance, improvement and documenting of internal IT infrastructure, services and networks
* Building and modifying bespoke hardware systems
* Customer facing, hardware deployment and support
* Set-up and deployment of virtual machines, workstations, and servers
* Providing general technical support (mainly Linux but also for some Windows 7 and OS X)
* Developing, improving and maintaining internal systems automation infrastructure
* Establishing and maintaining company wide business continuity procedures across our offices in Europe and USA (e.g., backup and disaster recovery)
* A focus on delivering state-of-the-art IT solutions that quickly meet business objectives

Specific technology experience which would be highly valuable include:

* Expert knowledge of Red Hat Enterprise Linux or CentOS 6/7
* Programming using two or more scripting languages: Bash, Python, perl, ruby, etc.
* Hands on experience with virtualisation technology Citrix XenServer/VMWare/KVM
* Experience with high-reliability and distributed file systems (familiar with NFS and SMB)
* Knowledge of ZFS and OmniOS or similar technologies
* Interest in high performance and low-latency networking computing systems

Expert knowledge of networking:

* Linux Networking and user mgmt. - iptables, VPN, firewalls, DNS, LDAP etc.
* Network protocols - IGMP, OSPF, RIP, BGP, PIM
* Switch and Router configuration - JunOS, IOS, Vyatta

FRG Technology Consulting is the leading AWS recruitment firm in the UK, advertising more AWS and DevOps jobs than any other agency. We deal with both AWS Partners & End Users throughout the UK and Globally and we have never had more live requirements & jobs for AWS professionals. By specialising solely in placing candidates in the AWS market I have built relationships with most of the key employers in the UK and have an unrivaled understanding of where the best opportunities & jobs are.

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Jake Rose

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