Linux System Administrator
Our client is looking for some skilled and passionate systems administrators to join their growing team. They need people who are eager to be challenged and passionate about sorting out problems / tickets and who love what they do.
Our client is an International Web hosting company made up of dozens of well known and highly regarded web hosting brands across Europe, providing hosting based on cPanel, Plesk and various custom control panels and provisioning systems.
As part of the sysops/devops team you will focus on maintaining, enhancing and consolidating their various web hosting, email, dedicated and cloud/virtualisation platforms across all of their brands. They focus heavily on automation and devops methodologies and you should be keen to adopt these practices.
You will need excellent knowledge of:
- Linux, from the kernel up
- Apache, PHP
Experience with the following would be beneficial but on the job training is provided
- Puppet or Ansible
- Another scripting language such as Bash or Perl
- Nagios (including writing plugins)
- cPanel, Plesk
- Networking (OSI layer, subnets, routing, DNS)
You must be a quick learner, able to quickly audit and work on unfamiliar systems.
The internet is a 24x7 business and, as such, you will be expected to join a 24x7 rota.
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