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Linux Systems Administrator

  • Location:

    Southampton, Hampshire

  • Sector:

    IT & Infrastructure Support

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  • Salary:

    £28200 - £32130 per annum + 44 Days Holiday, Pension

  • Contact:

    Tom Stickler

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

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A Linux Systems Administrator is required for a unique Southampton based research organisation who have been ranked in the top 5 institutions of it's kind in the world! that offers fantastic benefits including 44 days annual leave.

As a Linux Systems Administrator you will support and maintain Linux devices providing specialist second and third line support.

The role of Linux Systems Administrator;

  • Provide Core Linux system administration and trouble shooting
  • 2nd Line Support and system monitoring
  • Ongoing upgrades, system configuration and performance tuning
  • Automate tasks with scripting
  • Support and manage the virtualized environment (VMware)
  • Data Management, i.e. Backup System and SAN

The successful Linux Systems Administrator will have the following skills, experience and attributes;

  • Knowledge of Linux operating systems and device installation
  • Configuration and maintenance experience
  • Experience with Linux Scripting (Bash, Perl or Python

It would be beneficial if the Linux Systems Administrator had experience with;

  • Virtulisation technologies (VMware)
  • SAN

The role of Linux Systems Administrator is paying a salary of up to up to £32,130 with fantastic benefits including 44 days holiday, Pension, Free Parking and much more.

To apply for this Linux Systems Administrator position please forward your CV to or call Tom on 02380 765 294