IT Senior Systems Engineer

  • Location:

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Infrastructure & Support

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £75000 - £80000 per annum + Competitive benefits

  • Contact:

    Harrison Probert

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  • Published:

    19 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


  • Consultant:

    Harrison Probert

Senior Systems Engineer- Linux, Microsoft, Hyper-V, Docker, Python, Puppet, Active Directory, Networking and firewalls, AWS/Azure)

Salary Up to £80,000 |Central London| ASAP

My London based Pharmaceutical client has come to me with a fantastic role, they are on the hunt for a Senior Systems Engineer to join their hardworking IT team. They have no preference in previous sectors you may have worked in, they just require you have the technical skills to come in and hit the ground running.

Senior Systems Engineer responsibilities:

  • Ensure exceptional customer service is delivered to external and internal stakeholders
  • If required provide systems architecture
  • External supplier liaison
  • Provide high availability of relevant systems (Linux Ubuntu, Centos, Microsoft Servers and desktops/laptops)
  • Keeping user/systems/applications accounts and access level updated.
  • Identify and flag potentially and weaknesses of IT systems
  • Assist the departments and wider business through the provision of an agile and flexible IT infrastructure
  • Contribute to IT team meetings

Senior Systems Engineer required skills:

  • A BSc in Computer Science or equivalent at 2.1 or higher
  • Knowledge and proven commercial experience of Linux (Ubuntu, Centos) and Microsoft environments
  • Automated Server builds and configuration
  • Fantastic knowledge of storage environment and configuration
  • Experience of virtualisation technologies including KVM, Hyper-V, Docker
  • Scripting languages including Python and Bash
  • Networking and Firewalls experience
  • Knowledge of web hosting Java applications such as Tomcat and Apache
  • An understanding of IT Security including anti-virus software and carrying out vulnerability assessments
  • Active Directory
  • Understanding of cloud platforms

Senior Systems Engineer desirable skills:

  • Certifications in Unix or Microsoft
  • An understanding of Relational Databases

If you have an impressive technical skillset and are looking for a new role before the winter season fully gets underway then please do APPLY NOW!

Salary Up to £80,000 |Central London| ASAP

Senior Systems Engineer- Linux, Microsoft, Hyper-V, Docker, Python, Puppet, Active Directory, Networking and firewalls, AWS/Azure)

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