Systems administrator - London - £35k - £37k + benefits

Nigel Frank International
£35k - £38k pa
16 Oct 2016
15 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Systems administrator - London - £35k - £37k + benefits
My client is looking for a system administrator to join their office in London. They provide TV channels and broadcasters end to end services to help them distribute and manage their content.
They require and individual to be able to work 60% on the existing systems and 30% on designing new solutions to help develop them. Their infrastructure is heavily Linux based and so exposure to this is a must.
Key skills and attitudes required:

oDemonstrated in-depth knowledge of LAN/WAN/WLAN support and engineering design for voice, data, wireless and video networks at Access, Aggregation, and Core network locations
oThorough understanding of modern service provider TCP/IP data networks using standards and technologies including but not limited to: BGP, OSPF, BGP4, STP, RSTP, 802.1q, 802.1ah, 802.1x, 802.1aq
oSuperior knowledge, skills and experience with routing hardware, software, protocols etc
oStrong working knowledge of structured cabling systems, network facilities, electrical, UPS, etc
oStrong working knowledge of the most relevant software/protocols used in a service-provider environment (MySQL, Postgresql, replication and clustering, LAMP, Puppet, Nagios, Zabbix, GIT, SVN, Bash Scripting, Exchange, ADS, HTTP, SNMP, SMTP, Radius, LDAP)
oIPTV and Video Streaming, MPEG-TS
oMulticast routing, PIM IGMP
oStrong working knowledge of Linux (especially CentOS, RedHat, Ubuntu) and Windows in server environments
oRouter, Switch and IP configuration experience is required
oAbility to work alone as an individual contributor, as a technical lead and as a participant in a team environment
oExcellent project, planning, change and time management capabilities
oBe cordial and professional
oAble to handle properly also in high stress situations
oBe innovative
oHave good judgement
oEnthusiastic and energetic with a positive 'can do' outlook
oProactive and Troubleshooting oriented

If you would like to apply, please send your CV to ************************ or call *************