Posted on: 2019-01-08

Salary: GBP 35000.00 -> 40000.00 Per year

Job type: Permanent

Sector: IT

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A superb opportunity to join an established and hugely successful international software company that are about to embark on their next phase of growth.

We are looking for a System Administrator to help manage the company's internal network services and online cloud solutions. With full support, the trajectory of the position will see the post holder moving into a DevOps role within 12 months.

The role also includes support of multiple remote technical staff who are located around Europe. The opportunity will bring exposure to Amazon Web Services, with which the service is hosted, and the many modern technology solutions that the service utilises, including NoSQL databases, docker container systems, JavaScript with NodeJS, CI/CD, Linux and Windows Server operating systems. Therefore the role comes with ample opportunities for growth across a range of technologies.


  • Linux Server administration (Basic administration: Disk space, services, samba, bind/named, mdadm, bash scripting) OS: Ubuntu, Redhat (inc CentOS)

  • Windows Server 2012 R2 administration (Active Directory, Group Policy, server backup, Powershell)

  • Windows Desktop (Windows 10, Windows 8)

  • Desktop Hardware (HDD, Graphics Cards, networking).

  • Server Hardware installation / use (Hardware RAID, NIC)

  • Understanding of networking (Protocols, firewall management, routing, hardware (Switch administration), VPNs)

  • Previous experience using Virtualisation Technologies (Vmware ESXi)


  • Linux server administration (Basic understanding of Docker, docker-compose, mailservers, iptables)

  • Centralised Anti-virus solutions

  • Windows Server 2012 R2 Administration (IIS, SQL)

  • Previous experience with AWS / Cloud hosting providers

  • Experience working with mongodb, redis-server

  • Previous use of Nagios for Server / Desktop / Networking Monitoring

  • Basic web development skills (html, css)

  • Git / SVN experience

  • Office 365 experience

Full spec available. Please apply for the details.

Please note you will receive an automated response advising you that we have received your CV.

Hudson is part of Morgan Philips Group and is a leading provider of permanent recruitment, contract professionals and talent management solutions worldwide.

We are committed to ensuring that all job applicants are treated equally, without discrimination because of gender, sexual orientation, marital or civil partner status, gender reassignment, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, disability or age.


Nick Downham
+44 1908 489 105
The Pinnacle Midsummer Boulevard
MK9 1BP Milton Keynes
United Kingdom

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