Systems Administrator - Windows - Edinburgh - circa 40K GBP

IT - Infrastructure, System Administration
up to £40,000 Per Annum
pension, health, life assurance, holidays
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Date Posted:
21 / 12 / 2018
Systems Administrator - Windows - Edinburgh - circa 40K GBP

The weather might be frightening, but the opportunities popping up are looking as promising as ever! So if you’re a Sys Admin looking for a great start to the New Year, keep reading!

Abrecco’s client is part way through a major digital transformation project and are looking further improve delivery by incorporating a DevOps model to compliment the existing agile delivery principles. This is a multifaceted position requiring broad ranging technical knowledge, excellent communication skills and the ability to work in a close knit and agile team environment. You’ll find yourself designing, building, managing and supporting robust Microsoft Windows platforms and pre-production environments, setting up and configuring tools, and liaising with both business and technical teams. So if you’re a passionate Sys Admin and want to work in a forward thinking organisation that embraces change, this is the role for you!

What you will bring:

* Experience in a similar role/DevOps Engineer capacity, and with Agile/Kanban methodologies
* Strong previous Windows platform administration (Windows 10, Server ideally to 2016)
* Virtualisation / SAN storage experience (VMware, NetApp)
* Previous experience with Integration and Deployment tools (Octopus, JIRA/Confluence or similar)
* Some Cloud experience (Azure / AWS / Office 365 / Dynamics 365 etc)
* Familiar with SQL Server / .NET Development environments and technologies

What you will be doing:

* Pre-production platform design and management
* Using continuous integration and deployment tools to ensure efficient delivery
* Maintaining both physical and virtual infrastructures
* Providing 3rd line support as a point of escalation
* Mentoring and coaching less experienced team members

This is an excellent opportunity for a skilled and passionate systems administrator to really see their contributions take shape in a vibrant environment. Salary will be dependant on experience coupled with benefits on top and a great and city centre working environment. Apply with your latest CV for immediate consideration or get in touch to find out more!

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