IO Associates are looking for a Senior Linux Systems Administrator for an organisation in London. The successful candidate will maintain the dedicated and cloud based enterprise infrastructure as well as continuously improve the organisations best IT practices.
Role: Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 (DOE) + Great Benefits
Location: London (or Oxfordshire if preferred)
·Designing, implementing and maintaining computing infrastructure within the company.
·Promoting operational efficiency and reliability through automation.
·Maintaining deployed hardware on client sites.
·Communicating, coordinating and engaging with clients, to identify business needs, and the tools needed to address those needs
·Working with in-house and external development teams to guide product development in the context of an Agile software development process
·Helping to continuously improve technology roadmap for the company
·Keeping up to date with on new technologies, particularly those related to High Performance Computing (HPC) and storage.
·A Bachelor or Master's degree in Computer Science or a related field, or equivalent combination of skills/experience.
·At least 3 years of experience in the Life Sciences sector
·Familiarity with source control tools such as Git, and project management tools such as JIRA
·Experience using Docker or other lightweight virtualisation tools
·Strong knowledge of Amazon Web Services, or another cloud platform
·Experience of supporting Enterprise servers in both Unix and Windows
·Strong knowledge of open source web application services (NGINX, Tomcat, WSGI, MVCs).
·Knowledge of networking fundamentals including TCP/IP, traffic analysis, common protocols and network diagnostics.
·Experience with ITIL Service Operation (particularly Request Fulfilment, Incident/Problem/Change Management) and with significant experience of Service Transition.
·Experience with data management regulations and policies and Information Lifecycle Management frameworks and solutions.
·Experience with monitoring and event management, escalating and/or resolving issues highlighted.
·ISO 9001 and ISO 27001