Linux Systems Administrator

London - London

£45,000 - £50,000   Remote working options

Linux Systems Administrator - Web Hosting - Brentford

A great opportunity for a Linux Systems Administrator to join a premium boutique IT hosting company near Brentford and join a team of 4 infrastructure engineers. This is a newly created role due to our clients *booming* client wins during these strange times.

I have been working with this organisation for many years and they are a great bunch of people, with a good culture and great technology.

This is a small organisation circa 20 employees with a large infrastructure 200+ Linux Servers and 100s of enterprise sized clients who host their transnational websites on our client's infrastructure.

Skills required / our client's technical environment:

  • Linux Systems Administrator experience at least 1-3 years of experience
  • CentOS and Ubuntu
  • Physical and virtual servers (VMware, OnApp and some XenServer) - 200+ servers
  • Installing, configuring, and administering Linux operating systems
  • Experience with open-source software and/or service management tools and applications (Zabbix, etc.)
  • Scripting languages such as Python, Ruby, Perl, and/or Bash
  • Good understanding of server security issues and best practices for security software policies
  • Practical knowledge of building and supporting physical server components and RAID
  • Previous experience working in an environment with formally structured IT Operational processes: work request ticket management, incident management, change management, problem management
  • Demonstrates a strongly detail-oriented approach to everything you do
  • Can adapt to change and work well under pressure
  • Ability to take on internal operational initiatives as a prime or lead
  • Excellent communication, organisational, interpersonal, problem solving, and documentation skills

This really is a great environment where you will have the chance to get your voice hear and the management team will encourage you to come up with new ideas and improvements, if you have a the gumption our client will give you the path the grow and implement projects and changes!


  • Remote working options
  • Pension
  • Health Care
  • Holidays + Birthday off
  • Some parking availability

Linux Systems Administrator - Web Hosting - Brentford

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Updated: Tue Jan 18 2022 19:39:50 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)