Linux System Administrator

Franklin Fitch Limited
London (Greater)
10 Jan 2018
08 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

We are looking for an exceptional Linux System Administrator who is looking to join an innovative London-based startup to help grow their globally distributed infrastructure (currently 500+ server across 5 continents as well as cloud services) and drive backend automation wherever possible. The successful System Administrator will be a hardworking and intelligent engineer, willing to explore new possibilities in the name of efficiency and not afraid to get their hands dirty. This role offers exposure to a DevOps environment and the interesting technology that comes with it. This is a fantastic opportunity for a Linux enthusiast to work alongside some truly great minds and join a leading tech startup who are passionate about their cause and promote learning and collaboration wherever possible.

Technical requirements for this role include:

  • Strong Linux background (ideally RedHat/CentOS based distros)
  • Bash scripting
  • Puppet or similar tooling
  • MySQL
  • DNS, LDAP, nginx, Apache

In addition, you should be comfortable working alongside developers and other stakeholders, gathering requirements and suggesting infrastructure improvements – excellent communication skills are key.

The role will require a small amount of out of hours and on-call work

What’s in it for you?

  • Strong salary – £50,000 – £70,000 per annum
  • Very sociable working culture
  • Tech-first environment
  • Chance to work alongside some great minds
  • Professional development opportunities

Apply now for immediate consideration – 1st stage telephone interviews to be conducted by January 17th.

Linux, RedHat, CentOS, Bash, MySQL, Puppet/Chef

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