Linux Systems Administrator

Capita Resourcing
10 Feb 2019
24 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Linux Systems Administrator (mid-senior levels considered)

Based in the Heart of Liverpool City Centre with a leading Gaming and Entertainment software house.

£35,000 - £45,000 per annum dependent on experience + excellent benefits package including discretionary bonus, free city centre parking and generous annual leave entitlement.

The role:

Capita IT Resourcing are working with a well-established and leading global Gaming client based in Liverpool City Centre. This is an excellent opportunity to join a global brand that are working with an innovative tech stack and can offer a clear career development path.

In your role as a Linux Systems Administrator, you responsible for the configuration, maintenance and overall support of the Linux estate with a smaller responsibility for our Windows estate. It will involve proactively monitoring and investigating issues ranging from within testing environments up to production machines.

Our client is using the latest technologies, architectures and working styles.

Key Responsibilities:

* Install, configure and maintain applications, services, servers and environments

* Proactive analysis and pre-emptive incident reduction by means of monitoring/trend analysis

* Tuning and upgrade of applications and services

* Ensuring best practice security to maintain compliant status

* Implementation of automation technologies to aid productivity

* Utilising new products to give the best possible solution to issues

* Supporting internal users and external parties/clients


* Holds a BSc in computer science (or relevant alternative) with 2 years commercial experience OR 3-5 years commercial experience within a similar role

* Strong Unix/Linux skills. Preferred Debian

* Strong DB experience. Preferred Postgres

* Experience of some of: Bash, SQL, PHP. Beneficial Java/C++

* Working knowledge of Apache/Nginx, HAProxy

* Working knowledge of Nagios

* Familiarity of Log management/aggregation tools. Preferably Graylog.

* Source Repository Management e.g. Git/SVN.

Apply now for immediate consideration. This is an excellent opportunity for a Linux Systems Admin (all levels of experience considered) to join a global company based in Liverpool City Centre. With an excellent package on offer and a genuine pathway to grow and develop in your career this could be the ideal move for the right candidate. Interviews to take place ASAP.

Please apply through the link or call Matt on (phone number removed) for more information.

Capita IT Resourcing is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy

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