Linux System Administrator

Sheffield, UK

As a Linux System Administrator, you’ll be responsible for supporting, monitoring and helping to implement some of the most state of the art systems and services in the industry that we operate in.


  • Commercial experience within a System Administrator position
  • Proven track record of ability to quickly adapt to new and cutting edge technology
  • Degree or above (or equivalent) qualification in Computer Science or a related subject
  • Familiarity with Linux
  • Experience with:
    • Linux systems administration is essential
      • Amazon Web Services (especially EC2, ELB, EBS)
    • Database administration – ideally Mongo DB
    • Web servers ­ Nginx / Apache
    • Unix Shell Scripting (Bash, Python etc.)
    • Source Version Control
    • VPNs (IPsec, OpenVPN)
    • Firewalls
    • Networking, Routing, DNS, DHCP and Network Security


  • Aggregated processes and log monitoring
  • Experience with Agile software development techniques.
  • Experience of client interaction
  • Basic experience with Python and Java.
  • Virtualisation (Xen/KVM/Openstack)
  • Upstart
  • Monit
  • Bitbucket
  • Bamboo
  • Jenkins
  • Jira
  • Maven
  • SNMP

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