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Systems Engineer, Linux Sysadmin, RHEL, CentOS, Windows Server, VMWare – A2/1361

Location:
Swindon, Wiltshire
Type:
Permanent
Salary:
£30,000 - £35,000 + Great benefits!
Start date:
ASAP
Reference:
A2/1361

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Systems Engineer, Linux Sysadmin, RHEL, CentOS, Windows Server, VMWare

Our client are currently looking for a Systems Engineer to join their growing infrastructure team. The successful Systems Engineer will be joining a highly successful IT Services and Network Support provider who provide dedicated managed service support for several blue-chip clients in the public sector. The position of Systems Engineer is an exciting and challenging role with great future career prospects and room to develop new skills.
The Systems Engineer will be responsible for actively managing and troubleshooting Linux, Windows and Network infrastructure. In terms of soft skills the ideal Systems Engineer will need to have excellent commutation as well as analytical and problem solving skills. Candidates with good attention to detail along with a high level of initiative and self-motivation will also be valued highly. Any experience mentoring colleagues is also desired.

What Technical Skills are needed in this role?
• Linux (RHEL & CentOS)
• VMware ESX and vCenter
• Windows Server 2008/2012
• Experience with an AD or Active Directory environment

What new Skills and Technologies will you get to learn?
• Linux management / DevOps tools (e.g. Puppet & Spacewalk)
• Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
• Microsoft Exchange Server
• Networking LAN/WAN (Preferably Cisco, Juniper or Fortinet)
• Microsoft SharePoint 2013
• Backup and Restore with EMC and Veeam
• AV Products (i.e. McAfee EPO and Sophos)
• Remedy Service management tool.

The main Duties and Responsibilities of the Systems Engineer include:
• Acting as the Linux support specialist for 2nd Line team.
• Support and troubleshooting of network systems across multiple platforms in remote environments
• Management of server, virtualisation, and storage environments
• Resolution of reported faults escalated by the Service Desk to 2nd Line Support within defined SLAs
• The deployment of both standard and complex changes to the customers’ infrastructures
• Participate in project work on new system implementations and changes arising from continuous service improvement plans
• Investigating new opportunities to improve effectiveness and efficiency.

Based in Shrivenham (in between Oxford and Swindon) this role is easily commutable by car from various locations in the area including Farringdon, Didcot, Abingdon, Newbury, Hungerford, Witney, Cirencester, Gloucester, Cheltenham and many more.

Ability to obtain Government Security Clearance (SC) with no restrictions is also a core requirement for this position. If you have any questions on this our recruiters will be happy to advise you.
If you are interested in this fantastic new opportunity, please get in touch or apply for immediate consideration.


Systems Engineer, Linux Sysadmin, RHEL, CentOS, Windows Server, VMWare


Referral Scheme: If this role isn’t for you then perhaps you could recommend a friend or colleague to Haybrook IT. If we go on to place that person in a permanent or temporary capacity then you could be rewarded with £500!! Please see our website for terms and conditions.

Haybrook IT Resourcing is Oxford’s leading IT recruitment agency. With exclusive access to some of the region’s most successful companies, send in your CV today to secure your next IT position.

Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd acts as an employment agency and an employment business.

We value diversity and always appoint on merit.


Contact:
Aaron Mcvay
Contact Email: Aaron@haybrook.co.uk
Tel:
01865 343 112

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Referral Scheme: If this role isn’t for you then perhaps you could recommend a friend or colleague to Haybrook IT. If we go on to place that person in a permanent or temporary capacity then you could be rewarded with £500!! You can find the scheme terms and conditions here

Haybrook IT Resourcing is Oxford’s leading IT Recruitment agency. With exclusive access to some of the region’s most successful companies, send in your CV today to secure your next IT position. 

Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd acts as an employment agency and an employment business. 

We value diversity and always appoint on merit.