Leading public services organisation based in central Oxford are seeking an experienced Linux Systems Administrator. Acting as a primary Linux System Administrator you will be responsible for the delivery of innovative, resilient and coordinated service
across all sites.
You will take responsibility for the architecture, deployment, maintenance and support of these technologies, including on-going development and identifying opportunities for improvements in line with business priorities.
You will maintain service continuity so as to meet the needs of the Department. Design and Implement appropriate disaster recovery solutions to protect departmental services and data, and work closely with other System Administrators within the
department to contribute to the strategic IT infrastructure plan. You will also provide 3rd line support with a strong customer focus. Work proactively to identify areas of process improvement and maintain documentation.
Demonstrable skills with Linux system administration including Samba/CIFS, NFS, SSH and disk partitioning and logical volume configuration.
Knowledge and experience of configuring and installing MySQL services.
configuring and installing Wiki and Web (Apache)
Suitable experience in a post with similar responsibilities and a service-focused ethos.
Excellent troubleshooting skills.
Excellent communication skills, both written and spoken, including
the ability to communicate technical issues in an accessible and supportive way.
Proven success in organising a busy and varied workload requiring the demonstration of self-motivation and excellent time-management skills, as well as the ability to
adapt to changing priorities.
Posses demonstrable skills with PC networks, servers and desktop in an Active Directory environment as well as excellent troubleshooting skills.
In return to your commitment to the role you will be rewarded
with excellent benefits, working environment and career prospects. Please apply ASAP to avoid disappointment. Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary