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Linux Systems Administrator

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Recruiter: Connected IT Recruitment
Listed on: 11th January
Location: Manchester
Salary/Rate: £40,000 - £45,000
Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP

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Linux Systems Administrator

Manchester(Remote also considered)

£40,000 - £45,000

We are looking for an enthusiastic Linux Systems Administrator to join a dynamic, forward thinking and rapidly expanding company. You will be experienced in Linux and ideally have an interest / some experience with automation and software development / DevOps (although not essential)

As a Linux Systems Administrator, you will be developing and supporting services on open source software components. The role will be vast and provide huge opportunity to expand your skillset.

Day to day duties will encompass operational tasks on servers, software deployments, config, troubleshooting, automating, monitoring, utilising config management, integration of new software, scripting and coding, devops, evaluating new technologies and even getting involved in systems design, architecture and deployment alongside the Systems Architect! This is a high growth company offering real scope for progression and development

Ideal Skills and Experience (not all essential):

  • Linux Systems Administration using either Ubuntu, Debian or Centos
  • Familiarity of networking and network protocols
  • Scripting in any language (Python, Bash, Ruby, Shell, Perl etc)
  • Automation and streamlining using
  • Fault diagnosis and ability to troubleshoot
  • Experience using monitoring tools including Prometheus or Grafana
  • Config management systems (ideally some knowledge of Chef, Puppet, Salt, etc)
  • Any knowledge of the following would also be beneficial: virtualisation technologies, front end frameworks eg HTML, CSS

Most importantly, a positive attitude and the desire and ability to learn new technologies quickly is essential, as training and development will be invested in the successful candidate. The role is based in Manchester but my client are also open to consider remote based applicants. The position comes with a competitive salary range of £40,000 - £45,000 per annum plus additional benefits.

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