Systems Administrator

  • Location

    Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

  • Sector:


  • Job type:


  • Salary:


  • Contact:

    Abigail Scott

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


Systems Administrator


6 Months Initially

Client Overview

Our client are a multinational semiconductor IP company who provide solutions to deliver cloud services that allow organizations to securely manage the deployment of products throughout their lifecycle. Their device architectures orchestrate the performance of the technology that's transforming our lives - from smartphones to supercomputers, from medical instruments to agricultural sensors, and from base stations to servers.

Role Responsibilities

  • Automating the configuration, deployment and scaling of our document generation web-service.
  • Maintaining and extending monitoring for our systems and services.
  • Reviewing and verifying data and configuration backups for our applications.
  • Assisting with the migration of our on premise Acrolinx application deployment to the vendor's SaaS offering.
  • Working alongside the team's Project Manager you will craft and maintain the project plan for your projects.

Skills Required

  • Infrastructure automation
  • Linux system and application administration
  • Configuration management and automation, including scripting for automation of common tasks.
  • Experience automating infrastructure deployment and maintenance using OpenStack, Azure, AWS with common tools such as Terraform and Ansible.
  • Administration of Linux Debian, Ubuntu and RedHat systems.
  • Using and coordinating the use of SCM (Git/Gitlab) and continuous Integration tools (Jenkins).
  • Use of basic agile and waterfall techniques to track scope and progress of projects.
  • Scripting in one or more of Python, Bash, or Perl.

Suitable candidates should submit their CV in the first instance.