Systems Administrator - Linux, Windows, Cloud - Perm - Edinburgh - to 40K GBP

Reference:
CS/12429
Sector:
DevOps, IT - Support
Salary/Rate:
£32,000 to £40,000 Per Annum
Location:
Edinburgh
Job Type:
Permanent
Date Posted:
6 / 10 / 2017
Systems Administrator - Linux, Windows, Cloud - Perm - Edinburgh - to 40K GBP

Abrecco wish to recruit, on behalf of our Edinburgh based client, a Systems Administrator ideally with experience across private and public cloud services. This is a hands-on role requiring strong technical skills together with excellent communication skills and a proactive attitude with the ability to design, implement, migrate and support virtualised hosted and cloud based Linux and Windows platform solutions. This is an exciting opportunity to join a small yet agile and expanding company who specialise in the delivery of cloud technology solutions to a diverse range of clients.

Role Responsibilities
- Design, implement, migrate and support hosted and cloud based solutions
- Hands on system administration and support in a customer focussed Linux - windows based environments.
- Day to day platform and server management of customer’s servers
- Deploying and managing cloud servers for customers using AWS, Azure and Google cloud.
- Ensuring maximum uptime for customer solutions
- Collaborate with the business, suppliers and customers as required.
- Document proposals and solutions for customers.

Personal and technical attributes:
- Proven skills in VMware virtualisation within a managed cloud datacentre environment
- Experience with enterprise back up and replication solutions (ideally Veeam AND Zerto)
- Proven knowledge and experience managing and supporting Linux servers (Redhat / Ubuntu etc)
- Experience across Windows Client, Server, MS Exchange, AD etc)
- Excellent problem solving abilities.
- A proactive attitude with the ability to work on your own initiative and as a part of a team
- Excellent customer service and communication skills
- Exposure to public cloud services (AWS, Azure and Google Cloud)
- An interest in DevOps and PaaS would be highly beneficial going forward

This is an excellent opportunity for a skilled and experienced systems Administrator who is passionate about technology to work in a highly customer focussed technical environment. In return a salary of up to £40,000 plus pension and opportunities for flexible working and career progression.