Linux Systems Administrator

Job Title: Linux Systems Administrator
Job Reference: PRDSP1122

Location: Staines
Job Type: Permanent

£32000 - £42000 per annum
Sector: IT

Posted 12 days ago

Linux System Administrator - Broadcasting Software
£32k - £40k per annum + benefits

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a UK leader in Dynamic Ad Insertion technology software. Based in Staines-upon-Thames, you will be joining a well established team as they continue their growth and expansion into the digital media market, working on real time technology which allows broadcasters to replace broadcast ads in a live stream on a user-centric basis.

The ideal candidate will be experienced in Linux engineering on Products/Applications/SaaS. You will work in the operations team in the roll-out and maintenance of their core SaaS offering. Working in a small team to troubleshoot live production issues using Linux tools and scripting, whilst being involved in hardware/software migrations.

Furthermore, you will have the opportunity to be involved in customer projects, assisting and supporting the on-boarding of broadcasters onto their dynamic ad insertion platform. Working with key clients globally including Sky, ITV, BT Sport and Channel 4.

Skills & Requirements:

• At least 3 years experience in working with Linux (preferable
   CentOS/RHEL flavours)
• Good working knowledge of shell scripting or other scripting languages
   such as PERL, Python, PHP Competence in IP, HTTP, and DNS.
• Experience with working systems with high availability
• Experience with working with large scale web applications
• An enthusiasm for investigating new technologies
• An ability to express concepts clearly and concisely by email or verbally
• Experience in working in a small team and being self-sufficient

More details available upon application.


Philip Fanthom

Managing Director

I joined Jenrick in 1997, as a Junior Consultant working within both permanent and contract markets.

From 2000 I began to focus the majority of my efforts within The City, successfully developing relationships within the Banking & Financial Services Sector - most of whom are still clients today.

In May 2006, I made the move to become Jenrick Group's Sales Manager, before gaining the opportunity to return to Jenrick IT as Sales Director, before taking on the role of Managing Director.

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