Linux Systems Administrator/DevOps

Posted 22 February by Global Resourcing Solutions Ltd

Working as part of a small, dedicated team, you will be responsible for administration of our IT infrastructure in both our datacentre and office environments. With the main focus always being on stability and reliability, you will always be looking to improve our systems and automate tasks wherever possible. As the core of the business is a subscription website, uptime is paramount.

Whilst rarely required, you will need to available to respond to emergencies out of hours should any issues arise.

Required skills:
Demonstrable Linux system administration experience
Docker (Kubernetes/Swarm)
Configuration management (Ansible, Consul)
Basic Scripting (bash, python etc)
Webserver administration and high availability (Nginx/Apache/HA Proxy)
Networking (Cisco Firewalls, Switches, VPN etc)
KVM Virtualisation
Backup and disaster recovery strategies (Bacula/Bareos)
Server monitoring and logging tools (Nagios, Munin, Grafana, Logstash)
Source control (Mercurial, Git)

Desirable skills:
Cloud services (AWS, Azure)
Portable development environments using Vagrant
MySQL/Postgresql administration
Windows Server administration (AD, Storage server, Exchange)
CI/CD (Buildbot/Jenkins)

Administration and monitoring of datacentre and office IT infrastructure
Maintaining development and testing enviroments for our IT team
Managing and evolving our disaster recovery strategies
Configuration management and process automation
Documentation of system configurations and processes

Reference: 34535690

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