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Linux Systems Administrator

Job Title: Linux Systems Administrator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, London
Salary: £58000 per annum + benefits
REF: 1464
Contact Name: Chloe Alexandra Winterhalter
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

Montash are currently retained by a global organisation seeking a Linux Systems Administrator.

Practical experience building and configuring support tools including Linux server configuration, Linux System Administration, HA Linux configuration, Cluster Management.

  • Familiarity with the Linux file system, DRBD, command-line tools, and commands
  • Relational Database Management System (RDBMS) administration experience, preferably with PostgreSQL
  • Experience in Isolating problems and troubleshooting websites and web server back-ends
  • Familiarity with scripting languages such as Python and or Perl
  • At least two years experience in software or computer system engineering managing Unix based system, terrestrial Internet Protocol (IP) or mobile communications network engineering.
  • Operational or design experience in a telecommunications network operator or data centre.
  • Degree level education in Computer science or engineering with work experience in a real-time on-call or operational support role in network management and diagnostics. Strong numeracy, written and verbal communication and analytical skills are expected.

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Experience of configuration and management of iDirect satellite networking equipment and SatManage NMS systems
  • Familiarity with data centre, web application and storage area network technologies
  • Expertise in open-source high-availability distributed software technologies, inter-process communications and protocol diagnostics
  • Experience of configuring Voice Over Internet Protocol (VOIP) call managers, SS7 protocol Converters.
  • IP network configuration skills to Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) or better with significant hands-on experience ideally from packet-level diagnostics through to application level configuration.
  • Experience in Configuring Cisco routers and switches
  • Experience in Cisco UCS Manager
  • Some radio frequency systems knowledge would be highly beneficial
  • Knowledge of Aeronautical Communications

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