System Engineer, London, £40k-£60k base

System Engineer, London, £40k-£60k base

My client is leading cloud provider who specialise in giving their clients in financial services a first-class investment platform through the cloud. They already have 100,000 users with excess on 1 trillion assets!!! They only use the most cutting edge tech available in the market

We are looking for a System Administrator/Engineer to join their infrastructure team to help
automate and manage the provisioning, configuration, deployment, and maintenance of their rapidly expanding global infrastructure.

This role will involve a certain amount of interaction with our clients and partners attending training courses. We're seeking a highly motivated individual with a true passion for technology. Success will be measured by improvements in the deployment and running of our application stack. Please come
prepared to discuss interesting deployment projects during the interview process.

Key Responsibilities

* Report to the Head of Infrastructure, with the ability to interface with multi-disciplinary teams
* Help manage proprietary technologies for data management, sharing, and distribution
* Use individual initiative to assist in the expansion and scalability of current technical infrastructure
and environment
* Work with team members to successfully deploy technically advanced applications into
cloud-based environment stack
* Maintain best practices for technical operations
* Participate in brain-storming and other idea-generating team sessions
* Work to continuously develop expertise within key areas of technical operations
* Experience in systems administration / DevOps Role (preferred but not required)
* Working knowledge of Linux (Ubuntu / Red Hat / CentOS are our preferred distributions)
* Experience with common scripting languages (Bash and PowerShell (secondary) preferred)
* Experience managing and maintaining web servers (e.g. Nginx, IIS, Tomcat, Glassfish)
* Experience in DNS Administration (e.g. A, CNAME, MX, TXT)
* Experience in Active Directory Administration
* Experience working with SSL Certificate Enrollment Processes
* Experience with VMWare VSphere
* Experience with Symantec NetBackup
* Working knowledge of SQL Databases and their use
* Working knowledge of NoSQL Databases and their use
* Comfortable with the setup and troubleshooting of both PCs and Macs
* Experience supporting users with varying levels of technical skills and abilities

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