Systems Administrator

London, UK

 

ROLE SUMMARY:

The Systems Administrator team are a global team that work across the UK, Romania and Singapore. They are a dynamic team that has supported the company’s growth and continue to play a critical role in the technology department. As a Systems Administrator you will be working as a lead in the team providing insight and hands on technical duties.

 

WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING:

  • Working in a team of 15 globally to deliver technology operations to a SaaS business
  • Maintain and improve current tool set as well as updating where required
  • Furthering automation capabilities within the team drawing from past experiences
  • Work with wider tech teams to engage and deliver tech improvements across the business
  • Occasionally work out of hours to support the wider team

WE ARE LOOKING FOR A “PINK” PERSON WITH

  • Passion for Technology and getting ‘under the bonnet’
  • MCSE, CEH, ITIL certifications desirable
  • Previous experience with VMWare, Windows, Linux
  • Strong Powershell experience essential
  • Previous experience with BackupExec, WSUS and deployment tools desirable
  • Familiarisation with automation technologies such as Chocolatey
  • Excellent communication skills
  • High attention to detail
  • Awareness of security tooling advantageous (WAF, IDS, IPS)
  • A commitment to quality and a thorough approach to the work
  • Flexible attitude, ability to perform under pressure
  • Educated to degree level or equivalent experience

WHAT CAN YOU EXPECT FROM US?

  • An open, fail-friendly and fun environment

  • Birthday day off.

  • Yoga, Zumba and fitness classes with a personal trainer

  • Free fruit in every office - yes, we all love cake – and there are many talented Thomsons bakers –but we want to encourage you towards your 5-a-day too!

  • Matching charity contributions, charity days off and Pay it Forward charity challenges

  • A spending account for you to spend on the things you decide are important

  • Pension, Life and medical insurance

 And the list goes on!

 

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