Milton Keynes Vacancies: Linux Systems Administrator – £35k

The Company

Focus IT is very pleased to be assisting this UK’s leading customer experience improvement agency.  My client is VERY well established and industry recognised for their service levels.

The Role

Due to planned growth we are now seeking a Systems Administrator to compliment the existing IT infrastructure team.  The Systems Administrator will maintain our computing environment by identifying system requirements, installing upgrades, monitoring system performance, identifying issues, and fine tuning systems.  This position will include optimization, expansion and documentation of the current platform as well as the introduction of new systems and functions. In addition, this role provides primary and advanced end user support.

The role requires you to maintain all aspects of CentOS Linux servers and Windows 2003/2008 Server, including but not limited to clustering, troubleshooting, installing, security, registry, patching, deploying and recovering strategies.  Linux experience is the preferred expertise with Windows being a secondary expertise.  You will perform all aspects of office support including Windows 7 desktop support, troubleshooting and new builds.

Key Skills

  • CentOS Linux
  • Linux Servers
  • Windows Servers
  • Systems Administration
  • Firewalls

The Candidate

We’re looking for an experienced Linux Systems Administrator who also has exposure to Windows server administration.  You will have solid commercial knowledge of CentOS Linux and Linux Web Servers as well as Windows Servers.

The ideal candidate will be an experienced Systems Administrator with hybrid experience in Linux Server administration as well as Windows.  Any exposure to Active Directory, Exchange or MS Operating systems will be highly beneficial towards your application.

You will have around 4 year’s commercial experience as a Systems Administrator and will have a background in Linux administration.

This is an excellent opportunity for a Systems Administrator seeking to utilise your experience within this rewarding and dynamic organisation.

The Location

The role is based in Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire and is commutable from Buckingham, Northampton, Luton, Bedford and Aylesbury.  Please send your CV’s to raj@focus-it-uk.com or alternatively call 0844 875 9375 for more information.

Salary: £35,000 circa + Long term incentive package & benefits

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