Systems Administrator

Expiring today

Recruiter
flatraterecruiting
Location
Croydon, Surrey, England
Salary
£45000.00 per annum
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Expires
19 Aug 2017
Ref
607684
Contact
Ashley Smith
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

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