Unix Systems Administrator

£40000 Per Annum

Unix Systems Administrator | Project Consultant | UK Wide | £50,000

As Project Consultant, you will join a Global company to help deliver transformative digital work for high-profile clients.

From cutting-edge projects to essential infrastructure, with a competitive benefits package and a certified Great Place to Work – you will be supported in taking your career anywhere you want it to go.

Ideally, you will hold UK Security Clearance | SC Clearance, but if you are eligible, please apply.


The role of Systems Administrator | Project Consultant is to transition solutions into 3rd party Data Centres, to meet planned budgets and timescales.
To ensure that all necessary support documentation is amended to reflect any implementation made and ensure handover and knowledge transfer to onshore and offshore support teams.

Provision/decommission of hardware into the Datacentre complying to DCM processes
Cabling of servers following documented Low-Level Designs and best practices
Install / Patching / Firmware upgrades following documented Low-Level Designs and best practices
Provide Project on Call and perform Out of hours change work
Provide documentation and information for Acceptance into Service to the BAU teams
Liaise with 3rd parties to develop minor Low-Level Designs in line with High-Level Designs
Identify Performance Issues, design & test disaster recovery plans


You will have strong understanding of ITIL and Change Management Methodology
Advanced Cisco IOS skills & experience
Strong familiarity with a wide range of Firewall vendors (Cisco ASA, Checkpoint, Fortinet, Palo Alto, McAfee)
Strong understanding of TCP/IP, subnetting, IP address allocation & management
WAN installation/migration experience

You will need to have demonstrable experience working as a UNIX systems administrator (Red Hat, AIX and Solaris). You will also have strong familiarity with virtualization concepts (Oracle VM, VMWARE, AIX LPARS) coupled with good communication skills, both verbal and written. You’ll need to be a subject matter expert in your area of expertise to provide the technical skills required.


Please get in touch with the team at Jonothan Bosworth today.

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