Senior Linux Systems Administrator Job ID: 20180508

Date Posted: 5/16/2018 Reference: VAC-1171330 Salary: £75000 Location: LONDON Job type: Permanent Sector: IT | Speciality: Software Development Contact: Michael Hogan

I am currently recruiting for a Senior Linux Systems Administrator; this person will be working for a cutting-edge software house. The company have a unique proprietary piece of software, focused on scientific data management and machine learning platforms for Life Sciences. The company has headquarters in London, and there is also a smaller satellite site on the Oxford science park.

This person will maintain the dedicated and cloud-based enterprise infrastructure, as well as continuously improve our best IT practices. Ideally, the candidate will have a background in life sciences and been working with standard enterprise frameworks such as ITIL

***What the Senior Linux Systems Administrator will do***

+ Designing, implementing and maintaining computing infrastructure within the company
+ Working with in-house and external development teams to guide product development in the context of an Agile software development process
+ Keeping up to date with on new technologies, particularly those related to High Performance Computing (HPC) and storage.
+ Maintaining deployed hardware on client sites
+ Helping to continuously improve technology roadmap for the company

***What the Senior Linux Systems Administrator needs***

+ Bachelor or Master’s degree in Computer Science or a related field, or equivalent combination of skills/experience.
+ Familiarity with source control tools such as Git, and project management tools such as JIRA
+ Strong knowledge of Amazon Web Services, or another cloud platform
+ Preferable experience in ITIL/ISO9001/GAMP5/GDPR

***What the Senior Linux Systems Administrator will get***

+ Competitive salary up to £75,000
+ excellent benefits
+ Work in a fantastic state-of-the-art facility
+ Lots of training and development opportunities

If this sounds like the perfect role for you, then please get in touch today!