Linux Systems Administrator/CentOS Nottingham £40-45k

Greywood Associates Ltd
£40k - £45k pa + Benefits
08 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Linux Systems Administrator/CentOS Nottingham £40-45k

Linux / CentOS/ VMWare / Networking / SAN / Server / Databases

My client is looking to recruit a Linux Systems Administrator to join their team who has a minimum of 4 years commercial experience to work out of their Nottingham office.

The successful candidate will be supporting business critical infrastructure environment and playing a major role in the design and implementation of new systems as the company continue to refine their business processes.


  • Maintain & Develop physical and virtual infrastructure services & server estates
  • Expand the functionality of existing products and contribute to the development of new projects
  • Diagnose complex customer application issues
  • Monitoring performance tuning and capacity management purposes.

Key Skills

  • Advanced knowledge of Linux operating systems (CentOS/RedHat)
  • Server hardware including virtualization, sizing and scalability
  • AWS Autoscaling & AMI deployment
  • Automation experience, ideally Ansible
  • Scripting skills Python/Bash
  • Experience working in an Agile environment
  • Excellent knowledge of Network topology
  • Technical writing skills for documenting environments and procedures
  • Ability to communicate at a technical level with a diverse group of team members and customers,

The position requires good time management skills, a passion for the technology and the ability to meet deadlines under pressure. You should be able to identify, troubleshoot and fix problems quickly when they occur and should also have familiarity with common monitoring and reporting systems.

This role is active now, interviews are planned for the week ahead and a prompt turnaround is expected.

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