Systems Administrator

Flat Rate Recruitment
£45000.00 per annum
03 Aug 2017
16 Sep 2017
My client is a leading SaaS platform for digital marketing professionals. They are growing fast and enjoy the challenge of using the latest technology to cater for a growing customer base. The service they provide helps thousands of customers market their business online. Their systems are busy day and night and are used by people the world over. The Service Operations team keep the business running. They're responsible for the day to day operation of all production systems and oversee infrastructure and software deployments. The business primarily runs on Windows and their software is written in .NET they also use Linux for a few key roles. They run hundreds of servers and use Azure, AWS and run several small data centres of their own. They have a passion for automation and seek to eliminate mistakes and repetitive tasks through scripting. Responsibilities Monitoring production systems Provisioning capacity to stay ahead of demand Incident and maintenance management Asset management Managing third party suppliers Working with Development team to solve production issues and bottlenecks Working with Platform Engineering team to improve and maintain server and network infrastructure Provide technical guidance Take part in an out of hours emergency support rota Experience Experience of working with large scale Windows deployments An understanding of TCP/IP networking Knowledge of Linux (we use Centos) Experience with cloud technologies particularly Microsoft Azure and AWS Knowledge of configuration management, use of PowerShell Desired State Configuration is a bonus A working knowledge of PowerShell A knowledge of IIS and web technologies This is an amazing opportunity to join a fast growing, fun, global business. Apply today for immediate consideration This job was originally posted as