NOC Datacentre IT Technician Hosting Server Linx

UK Dedicated Servers Limited
09 Feb 2017
09 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

We offer managed hosting solutions for any size or type of business - from a single server to complex managed hosting environments. We’re looking for additional infrastructure technicians for our datacentre in Coventry who can contribute to our growing success.

We have a relaxed, friendly working environment and provide a fantastic opportunity for all new starters to thrive and rapidly learn new skills.

Required Skills/Experience:

  • Interest in computers/technology and willingness to learn and improve skills.
  • Excellent written and spoken English.
  • Strong knowledge of Windows operating system and basic understanding of Linux systems.

We’re more than happy to train an enthusiastic individual, but the ideal candidate would have the following:

  • Knowledge of linux systems administration in a hosting environment.
  • Experience using hosting control panels, such as cPanel/WHM or Plesk.
  • Any experience with networking devices including Cisco and Juniper switches, firewalls and routers.
  • Any previous experience working/building and maintaining computer hardware in particular rackmount server equipment from Supermicro/Dell/HP.
  • Experience installing, configuring and supporting Apache/NGiNX, MySQL/PostgreSQL, FTP and Mail Servers
  • Understanding and basic operation of virtualised environments include VMWare and Xenserver

Key Responsibilities:

As part of the datacentre technician role you would be responsible for:

  • Building, installing and deploying new server solutions to customers
  • Racking and cabling new hardware in the datacentre
  • Monitoring networks and servers
  • Helping customers resolve their technical issues via ticket/telephone

Working hours:

This role will involve working in 4 day on/off rotations including weekends and there may also be a possibility of some night shift work.