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Linux Systems Administrator

  • Location: Berkshire
  • Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent

Job Description

Linux Systems Administrator - Linux, Ubuntu, Coding / Programming (Python), Databases (SQL / Oracle)
Reading, £35,000 - £40,000 Per Annum

The Linux Systems Administrator Role:

We are searching for a Linux Systems Administrator to provide 2nd / 3rd Line Support within a customer / client facing position covering Linux - Ubuntu. We are looking for a candidate who has an in depth knowledge of Linux, Ubuntu, experience Coding / Programming (ideally in Python), Database Knowledge (SQL, Oracle, Postgres / PostgresSQL etc), and Active Directory.

The role will involve working through day to day support tickets within a small team, coding / programming dependant on customer / client requests, and a general mixture of both project and business as usual tasks. This is a predominantly office based position however will involve occasional work on client sites so your own car / driving licence would be beneficial however not essential.

The Company:

The successful Linux Systems Administrator will be joining a growing Technology company who have a stable market presence across the UK. They offer a range of products, services, solutions and more, focusing on focusing on the technology and infrastructure behind your day to day business and data. The company is offering a strong contributory pension plan along with 25 days holiday (starting). This specific team currently has 3 technical staff providing support with a view to grow to 5 within the next 12 months. The company size is currently at roughly 60 which again is set to grow over the coming months.

What skills will the Linux Systems Administrator need:

  • 2nd / 3rd Line Level Support Experience
  • Coding / Programming experience (ideally with Python)
  • Database Support / Administration experience (SQL, Oracle, Postgres, PostgresSQL etc)
  • Client Facing / Stakeholder Management Skills
  • Linux
  • Ubuntu
  • Active Directory


What the client is looking for is someone with a strong knowledge of the above skills (Linux, Ubuntu, Python, SQL, Oracle, Active Directory etc), who is comfortable supporting technically minded customers remotely and in person. Someone who can be honest and open both internally and externally. If you would like more information please apply ASAP.

Reading, £35,000 - £40,000 Per Annum
Linux Systems Administrator - Linux, Ubuntu, Coding / Programming (Python), Databases (SQL / Oracle)

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