Linux Systems Administrator

Linux Systems Administrator

  • Location

    London, England

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  • Salary:

    £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Julen Laresgoiti

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

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Senior Linux Administrator

Are you an experienced IT Linux Systems Administrator? This may be the role for you!

We are looking for someone who has extensive Linux experience and is looking to further their career in a rewarding, fast paced industry, taking up the role of Senior Linux Systems Administrator / IT Infrastructure engineer within a highly regarded fintech company.

What would make a great candidate for this role?

  • You have extensive Linux experience with Debian OS
  • 7+ years of experience managing infrastructure and delivering projects for a 24/7 SaaS


  • You have good experience using hypervisor technologies like KVM and VMWare
  • As well as experience around virtualisation technologies
  • Experience with firewalls which use IPtables or nftables
  • Experience around security hardening of Linux servers
  • Experience with MySQL and replication and CI/CD Tools

What are the responsibilities of this Senior Linux Systems Administrator / Infrastructure Engineer position?

This role will task you with taking ownership of the Linux platform, managing the company's virtual and physical server estate, networks and applications across two data centre locations in London. This also includes managing the company's infrastructure and making sure that their SaaS applications provide a safe, secure, consistent and reliable service to some of the world's best financial institutions, as well as project involvement and 3rd line support tasks.

The role is primarily home-based, however occasional visit down at London's offices will be required from time to time.

So, what can this job offer to you?

This position will provide the opportunity to work for an award-winning company that has provided innovative products to the finance industry for more than 20 years, in the fast paced, rewarding industry of fintech.

As well as a healthy working environment that favours teamwork, guidance and nurturing relationships with colleagues, constantly seeking out to improve the environment and the tools necessary to perform the job.

Of course, there's also the salary, going up to a yearly salary of £70,000, as well as offering a modest bonus on top, rounding up to a very competitive package.

Could this be the job for you?

Now, if you think that this Senior Linux Systems Administrator / IT Infrastructure Engineer is the perfect match for you and you would love to join the team, do send us your CV today. We look forward to hearing from you soon!

*We are advertising this role on behalf of the company

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