SuperSparx is hiring a IT Systems & Server Administrator in Exeter, UK

About Our Client
Our company is fast paced and constantly changing so you’ll need to be creative, resilient and effortlessly knowledgeable, or have the initiative to learn. You’ll need to be comfortable working closely with development teams within an agile environment and used to managing complex IT Systems. This is a unique role covering service delivery to two separate companies within the same office and requires excellent stakeholder management and organisational skills. This is a truly exciting opportunity for someone looking for their next challenge and who wants to work for a pioneering company.

Job Description
Responsibilities of the Exeter based IT Systems & Server Administrator

The deployment, configuration and maintenance of a large number of Linux servers and hosted services
Assisting with the management and maintenance of core IT systems, servers, networks and IT security etc.
Review of current deployments (configuration, software choices/versions, hardware specs etc.) with the aim of improving performance, reliability and security
Researching and implementing new technologies across a wide range of IT fields, helping to ensure the company is kept abreast of new developments and continues to provide reliable, cutting edge systems and services to its staff and customers
Be hands-on and willing to help with a wide range of technical support issues
Liaising with third party IT consultants, service providers and hardware providers
The Successful Applicant
The IT Systems & Server Administrator must have:

High level of experience with Linux systems (CentOS or RHEL) and network administration
Experience of managing and maintaining a Windows Domain Environment, including Active Directory, Windows Servers and Exchange
Experience of managing and maintaining IT networks, including layer 2 & 3 switches, firewalls, network diagnosis (using wireshark, tcpdump, or similar), and wifi
Experience providing IT support in Windows, Linux or OSX

Experience with managing and maintaining a VMware environment
Experience of deployment technologies and configuration management (Chef, Puppet etc.)
Experience of database administration (PostgreSQL, Couchdb, MySQL, etc.)
Red hat certified system administrator or engineer qualification
Knowledge of high-density or BYOD wifi configurations
Knowledge of Bash scripting or other programming languages (C++, Python, Objective C, Lua, etc.)
Knowledge of the Android or iOS operating systems
What’s on Offer
Competitive Salary

About the Company

We’re about living life, not putting it on hold. Our generous benefits include substantial holiday leave and company pension once you’ve completed your probationary period. We have a range of on-site facilities for all employees to use free of charge. There’s a multi purpose pitch for football, netball and tennis just outside, an on-site gym with classes throughout the day, a running track and pool table, a 2012 Olympic table tennis table and a café serving free, delicious, local, and organic food. Plus, we’re constantly organising events and activities to support our charities, and to socialise

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