We have an exciting new position for a Senior Systems Admin to join our team in Watford. It’s a permanent role for an experienced technical person with a passion for delivering high performance solutions. The ideal candidate will have commercial experience of setting up, configuring and troubleshooting virtual environments and in depth understanding of the technologies involved.

The role:

  • Provisioning and day-to-day management of in-house and customers’  Linux and Windows operating systems in physical and virtual environment
  • Provisioning and troubleshooting of Virtual environments (eg. VMware / Xen)
  • Provisioning and troubleshooting of network storage devices

The candidate would also be involved in:

  • Installing/testing hardware devices in multiple datacentre locations including cabling and interconnects
  • Providing 2ndand 3rdline customer support according to SLA.
  • Travelling to customer sites occasionally may be required. UK driving license is a must.
  • Configuration of Cisco and Juniper network devices desired but not essential

Skills we are looking for:

  • Strong fundamentals of networking and understanding Internet protocols
  • Commercial VMware/Xen experience.
  • Strong fundamentals in understanding Linux systems and the LAMP stack
  • Experience using VMware vSphere
  • Quick learning, flexibility in picking up new skills
  • Documentation skills
  • Excellent communicator


  • Organised
  • Good time management and planning skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Can work independently and in a team
  • Able to develop and maintain good working relationships
  • Willing to take responsibility and ownership
  • Salary £30k – £35k depending on experience.

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