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Systems Administrator

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  • Sector:

    Cloud, Infrastructure and Services

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  • Job functions:

    Systems Administrator, Systems Analyst, Software Engineer, Systems Engineer, Web Developer

  • Salary:

    £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Additional Benefits

  • Contact:

    Jess Byrne

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  • Published:

    4 days ago

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Role: Systems Administrator (web-based server )
Base: London - 2/3 days a week onsite
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 + 15% bonus + additional benefits

You will be helping the client migrate applications out of their US entity. Key applications are dependent on US infrastructure so this needs to be re-built into the UK environment.

You will have experience in a systems administrator role with web experience including IAS, troubleshooting IAS and application support with an infrastructure background.

The ideal candidate needs to have solid experience supporting the day-to-day activities of the corporate on premises and cloud infrastructure and serving as an escalation point for

Job Responsibilities:

  • Assists with support of server environments especially on Windows IIS and .net technologies on both on-prem and Microsoft Azure
  • Deploy apps to an IIS sever on VMs on both Windows and Linux
  • Documents, monitors, and audits the web server environments
  • Provides maintenance, updates software installations on all web servers for both Windows and Linux.
  • Perform administration, configuration, monitoring and troubleshooting of web server equipment.
  • Providing technical assistance to the development teams.
  • Manage incidents and work orders within established service level agreements.
  • Create and maintain support documentation as required
  • Identify opportunities and drive service and process improvements, diligent about Incident/Problem, Change/Release, Security, Risk/Compliance, Business Continuity/Disaster Recovery, and Proactive Monitoring, culmination of which resulting in highly available and resilient systems and services.
  • Primary resource for building IIS web sites, server hardware and software issues
  • Manage the configuration of all the system components in each environment and the disaster recovery platforms.
  • Build and deploy resiliency on IIS websites
  • Be part of an on-call rota

Skills and Key Competencies:

  • IIS and .net experience 3-5 years
  • Extensive experience with PowerShell, Bash, PHP, Perl
  • Experience with Server OSs, Workstation OSs, and office products
  • Experience with Operating System Deployments
  • Experience with building web servers in Microsoft Azure or AWS
  • Experience with SSL Certificates
  • Experience with IIS/ Apache Web technologies, .Net
  • Experience with configuration high availability and disaster recovery architectures.

Requirements and Qualifications:

  • 3-5+ years of experience in System Administration
  • In-depth knowledge of the Microsoft Server platform and its components including Active Directory, Windows Server 2003/2008/2016, failover clustering, certificate services, IIS, and other related technologies
  • Experience with configuration and administration of Windows IIS
  • VMware ESXi (vSphere, vMotion)
  • Good understanding of TCP/IP networking and the ability to provide resiliency.
  • Experience writing/maintaining appropriate scripts to automate system administration and recurring jobs