Linux SysAdmin - Manchester up to £45k

Location
Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary
£35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Bens!
Posted
30 Sep 2016
Closes
30 Oct 2016
Ref
BH00008990
Contact
Helena Nicholson
Discipline
Creative
Specialism
Development & UX
Sector
Technology
Business Type
Service Provider
Seniority
Senior Executive
Contract Type
Permanent
Skills: PHP / MySQL / SQL / Linux / Zend / Apache / Kohana / UNIX / Load balancing / Routing / Switching / WANS/LANS / Firewalling / VPNs / New Relic / Nagios / Zabbix / Amazon Web Services / Elastic Beanstalk / RDS / EC2 / Google Cloud Platform / App Engine / Compute Engine / Cloud Storage

Job Title: Senior Linux SysAdmin

Location: Manchester

Salary: up to £45000 + benefits


A highly established, successful technology company who have recently been in receipt of a huge financial investment are currently looking for a Senior Linux System Administrator with Linux, Unix, Apache, MySQL/SQL, PHP scripting skills to join their close-knit team and be involved in their most ambitious project to date! Experiencing year on year growth, this company work with international clients and household names alike, giving you massive career path opportunities for the right candidate.

You will be working in the established development team operating within an Agile methodology, building and supporting a Linux Ubuntu environment including Server management, build, configuration and virtualisation (Xen server). You will also have a Networking focus (Load balancing, Routing, Switching, WANS/LANS, Firewalling, VPNs) alongside using your keen analytical mind and monitoring tools such as New Relic, Nagios or Zabbix. You will also be involved in Information Security such as network and server vulnerability mitigation, security controls and threat detection amongst others.


Senior Linux SysAdmin essential skills include:

* Agile methodology
* Linux Ubuntu environment
* Server management, build, configuration
* Virtualisation (Xen server)
* Monitoring tools, e.g. New Relic, Nagios, Zabbix
* MYSQL database administration
* Networking focus (Load balancing, Routing, Switching, WANS/LANS, Firewalling, VPNs)

Beneficial, but not essential, skills include:

* Amazon Web Services
* Google Cloud Platform
* Kohana or a similar PHP framework


This is a great role for a Senior Linux System Administrator with Linux, Unix, Apache, MySQL/SQL, PHP scripting skills and extensive commercial experience to join a highly established, global technology company based in Manchester. Due to the ongoing growth plans for the business and the team you'll have progression opportunities, as well as competitive salary and excellent benefits!


To apply for the role please submit your CV through this website or call Helena Nicholson for more details. Do look to add me on LinkedIn for more similar opportunities: https://uk.linkedin.com/in/nicholsonhelena


Skills: PHP / MySQL / SQL / Linux / Zend / Apache / Kohana / UNIX / Load balancing / Routing / Switching / WANS/LANS / Firewalling / VPNs / New Relic / Nagios / Zabbix / Amazon Web Services / Elastic Beanstalk / RDS / EC2 / Google Cloud Platform / App Engine / Compute Engine / Cloud Storage