System Administrator (Linux)

  • Job Reference: MM 07474
  • Date Posted: 16 May 2023
  • Recruiter: 2 Source Talent
  • Location: London
  • Remote Working: 100% remote working possible
  • Salary: £50,000 to £55,000
  • Sector: IT & Informaton Security, Telecommunications & Cloud
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Martha Mina
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 07884666352

Job Description

Job Title: Linux Systems Administrator


Remote Working - UK

Package: up to £50-£55k + company benefits 

My client a leading technology provider is seeking a Linux Systems Administrator to join their growing and innovative team.


 Operate and maintain Linux IT infrastructure with adherence to security standards and capacity requirements.
 Implement new solutions and ensure compliance with security standards.
 Drive cost-effective operation and maintenance of the Linux estate.
 Oversee third-party delivery capability when required.
 Perform maintenance, security upgrades, and patches.
 Monitor and manage the Linux estate, addressing performance and security issues.
 Resolve 1st and 2nd line ISP application issues and collaborate with teams.
 Plan, implement, and recover elements within the Linux estate.
 Provide timely responses to service requests and queries.
 Stay updated on IT and open-source community developments.


 Strong experience administering Linux operating systems.

Telecommunication background highly desirable

 Familiarity with ISP services, protocols, and network concepts

 Knowledge of security policy compliance and industry standards.

 Proficiency in scripting and automation (e.g., bash, php, python, perl).
 Experience with virtualisation and cloud technologies.
 Strong problem-solving and decision-making skills.
 Effective planning, organisation, and communication skills.
 Proven ability to produce technical processes and procedures