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System Administrator

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LORNA BURROWS

System Administrator

McGregor Boyall has an exciting opportunity for an experienced System Administrator with a diverse skillset to join a fast-paced global fintech organization on a permanent basis who have ambitious plans for growth in Scotland.

You will join the existing team at a crucial point in their business growth and manage a diverse and complex environment, with vast opportunity for cross-skilling. You will work across both Windows and Unix environments ensuring a continuous and robust service is available across the business globally.

Experience Required:

  • 2+ years of experience in a System Administration role in a large-scale, complex environment
  • Experience across both Windows and Unix environments
  • Virtualisation – VMware
  • Redhat, Solaris
  • AWS, EC2
  • MQ, Apache, JBOSS and or Websphere
  • Core protocols such as TCP/IP, SSH, SMTP, LDAP, NFS and DNS.
  • SAN storage, in particular the EMC or IBM Storage arrays
  • Shell scripting (ksh, bourne, bash, csh, etc).

For more information or to apply please send your CV to lburrows@mcgregor-boyall.com or contact Lorna Burrows on 0141 212 2393

McGregor Boyall is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

 

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