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Linux Administrator

Job Reference: 15995JL50

Salary: £35000 - £50000 Per Annum

Salary per: Annum

Job Duration: Permanent

Vacancy Posted: 23-01-2019

Contract Type: Permanent

Location: England, Liverpool, Merseyside

Linux Administrator

Our leading UK based financial services client based in the Liverpool area are currently looking for an experienced Linux Administrator to join the organisation. The Linux Administrator will be responsible for the speedy resolution of second and third line support calls with respect to the backup systems and the Linux/Web infrastructure back-end. The responsibilities to document procedures and resolutions and assist the other members of the Technical Services team are paramount.

Role responsibilities:

* Administration of Red Hat Enterprise Linux
* Ensuring Linux and Windows servers and systems are fully backed up.
* Monitoring backup systems.
* Adjusting backup policies and procedures taking into account changing business strategies including business continuity.
* Provisioning virtual servers using VMware.
* Assisting all members of team.
* Willingness to acquire and improve skills.
* Documenting procedures.

Skills required:

* Knowledge of VMware, Linux and backup solutions.
* Experience of working within an IT service delivery.
* Good communication skills.
* Ability to work well with colleagues and contribute/help in a constructive way.
* Ability to create and maintain I.T. related documentation.
* Strong self-discipline and dedication to self-improvement.
* ITIL aware.

Linux Administrator

Due to the volume of applications received for positions, it will not be possible to respond to all applications and only applicants who are considered suitable for interview will be contacted.

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