Systems Administrator Post Production Media

Command Recruitment
Central London / West End
From £45,000 to £54,000 per annum Holiday, Pension, Benefits
09 Feb 2017
09 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Systems Administrator Post Production

The Company

One of the world’s leading Media companies with office’s covering the globe, employing 15,000 + staff constantly evolving with new technologies to both businesses and consumers. The company has over 90 years of experience in their chosen fields

Overview of Role

We are seeking an experienced Systems Administrator, able to work in a diverse and highly agile environment, at the elite level of Studio Feature post production. Must be a natural problem solver who understands the criticality of service uptime and client service environments.

A broad experience base and hands on approach is preferred, ideally with solid system administration fundamentals, and an ability to be an independent thinker and problem solver. Experience from within the VFX domain would be desirable.

Key duties will be include maintaining integrity of the network, server and storage deployment, whilst keeping a conscious eye on security.

Must be a team player, prepared to share knowledge and develop the skills of others across all our client’s businesses both in the UK and abroad. Forward looking, resourceful, natural curiosity about technology, the role is critical to meeting client deadlines and requires a flexible approach to hours and days worked

Key Attributes:

  • Proven track record of resolving basic issues associated with system configuration management, resource sharing and basic networking concepts
  • Experience in resolving security issues
  • Experience with virtualised machine environments, render pipelines
  • Ability to monitor and identify network policy violations and system breaches
  • Must enjoy complex problem solving and delivering results
  • Scripting, Perl, Python & BASH
  • Proficient with Linux, Windows and Mac operating systems
  • Storage support, management, configuration andoptimization
  • StorNext File System Support
  • Experience with user identity management - Administration of Active Directory and familiarity of UID/GID principals in multi OS environments
  • Fibre Channel Switches and Networking 
  • IP Switches, Routers and Firewalls 
  • Server Installation, Configuration and Maintenance
  • Network Monitoring and Change Management 
  • System imaging deployment and management 
  • Excellent Salary(dependant on experience) and a Market Leading Package including:

  • Contributory pension maxing out at an 8% ER contribution for a 5% EE contribution
  • Life assurance
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Season ticket loan scheme
  • Childcare vouchers