Systems Administrator

Location: Royal Leamington Spa
Job Type: Permanent
Discipline: Infrastructure and Support
Reference: IAT30476
Systems Administrator - Linux VMware

Due to an internal promotion this secure and growing technology consultancy are looking for a key person to join the EMEA team. They are a global company who offer amazing services and career development

The role

* Work within IT Operations team covering L2 and L3 support for end-users and infrastructure
* Provide support for EMEA desktop and infrastructure services, escalating where necessary and with emphasis on the UK
* Administration and maintenance of physical and virtual server and storage environments
* Diagnosis & repair of hardware, software and cloud service issues for endpoints and servers
* Purchasing, provisioning and preparation of hardware, software & accounts for users, including asset management and new user inductions
* Administer and support security & risk mitigation technologies (AV/Antimalware, cloud backup, VPN etc.)
* Administer and provision IP telephony services
* Implement and monitor corporate security policies

The ideal person will have solid commercial experience in the following

* Desktop support (hardware and software)
* Windows server support
* General network support
* Linux support in a commercial or academic environment
* HPC support / administration (any software environment)
* Vmware VSphere administration
* Storage and backup administration (NetApp experience desirable)
* Active directory & Office 365 exposure
* Automation experience (PC build, app install etc.)
* Cloud (Azure, AWS, Oracle) provisioning and storage technologies
* Hybrid public/private cloud systems e.g. for replicated storage

What they offer
* Competitive salary
* Competitive organisational bonus scheme
* 25 days annual leave entitlement plus local bank holidays plus 3 day Christmas shutdown
* Competitive benefits package post-probationary period (subject to scheme terms and conditions) including but not limited to:
* Comprehensive pension scheme with enhanced employer contribution – 10%.
* Monthly gym membership/fitness reimbursement programme
* Health Insurance for Family
* Optical/Dental Cashplan for Self
* Life Insurance at 4x salary benefit
* Income protection and long term comprehensive sick pay cover/enhanced statutory schemes


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