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Linux System Administrator (Permanent)

Location: Leeds Country: UK Rate: £33k - £38k per annum

Linux Systems Administrator
Leeds City Centre
Up to £38,000

Your new role
You will be responsible for supporting, maintaining, expanding and improving the systems estate, while liaising closely with technical operations, development, networking and support teams. You will be asked to take part in an on-call rota providing 24/7 support, and interacting with customers, suppliers, contractors, senior management and directors; therefore, excellent communication skills, and the ability to work to deadlines with flexible hours are essential.

Experience needed
Linux (mostly Debian) Systems/Platform Administration/Engineering or similar 3rd line support role Configuration Management/Configuration as Code (eg SaltStack, Ansible)
Scripting (eg Bash, YAML, PHP, Python)
SQL (MySQL, MariaDB, Percona)
Infrastructure Monitoring (eg Zabbix, Grafana)
Version Control (Git)
Security practices (eg GPG encryption, SSL)
Effective problem solver
Ability to work on complex project requirements, both collaboratively and/or with minimal supervision

Desirable skills
Telecoms technologies (eg Asterisk, SMS, SMPP, PBX)
Other distros eg Ubuntu, CentOS, RedHat, FreeBSD, FreeNAS
Atlassian Stack (Jira, Bitbucket, Bamboo, Confluence)
Database Management/Administration
Storage and Backups
LAMP Stack
Hardware and Data Centres
Virtualization Platforms (eg On-App, KVM, VMWare, Proxmox, OpenStack) Containerization (Docker) Continuous Delivery/Deployment (CD)
Hosted Services
Infrastructure Management
IT/Computer Science qualifications and/or professional certifications ITSM/ITIL 4

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Posted Date: 16 Jan 2020 Reference: JS-3753978 Employment Agency: Hays Specialist Recruitment Contact: Jonathan Walters