Linux Systems Administrator

Swansea (Abertawe)
£35000 - £40000 per annum
30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Linux Systems Administrator


£35,000 - £40,000 per annum

Ambridge Harris is working alongside our established software solutions client based in Swansea in order to recruit a Linux Systems Administrator to join their existing team. Reporting to the Infrastructure Manager, the key focus within this position is managing the internal and production systems and services.

As a team, the focuses are as follows;

  • Build, maintain and support of technical infrastructure services for internal and SaaS hosted clients.
  • Provision of infrastructure solutions to support technical software delivery and operations teams.
  • Monitoring of all internal and production systems, ensuring stability, performance and capacity management, recommending improvements/efficiencies wherever necessary.

Required experience:

  • CentOS & RHEL Linux system administration
  • HA Proxy setup, management, configuration & administration
  • Shell Scripting
  • Python, Perl, Ruby scripting
  • Snort IDS/IPS setup, management, configuration & administratio
  • Networking services - BIND / DHCP / SFTP
  • Configuration Management tools - Puppet, Salt, Terraform
  • VMWare virtualisation deployment
  • Monitoring and Log management - Nagios, Logstash, Graylog, splunk
  • Technical understanding of Network switching, Firewalls, VLANS, TCPIP etc.

Desirable experience:

  • Open Source web services (Apache / NGINX)
  • Storage architecture experience - FC / iSCSI / NFS
  • VMware vSphere Administration
  • Microsoft Windows Server Administration 2008/2012/2016
  • Database administration - MS SQL Server / MySQL
  • pfSense
  • Cloud experience - AWS / Azure
  • VOIP / Telephony / Asterisk
  • ITIL

Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within five days please note that on this occasion your application has not been successful

Ambridge Harris is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Ambridge Harris will not discriminate on unlawful grounds

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