Unix Support Analyst

  • Category
    Infrastructure - Systems Admin
  • Location
    Birmingham, West Midlands
  • Salary
  • External Reference

Unix Support Analyst

Unix / Linux / RedHat / Support / Systems Administration / Birmingham

My client, a market leading, global technology company is looking for a passionate Unix Support Analyst to join the team in Birmingham. The role will see you providing BAU Support and will also involve and project work too.

Key responsibilities:
*Action, update and resolve logged support incidents in line with SLA commitments.
*Carry out regular system checks within required timescale.
*Undertake appropriate system housekeeping activities.
*Automate and improve everything you can. Look for root causes and fix them.
*Participate in a rota for out-of-hours support.
*Deploy approved system changes.
*Produce and update support documentation.
*Produce regular reports.
*Management and administration of backup systems.
*Provide support for Business Continuity activities.
*Work to ITIL best practices.

Key technical skills and experience required:
*Experience of Unix system administration
*Experience of Implementation and support of RedHat Enterprise Linux 6/7
*Knowledge of Ubuntu, RedHat Satellite and implementation and support of RedHat OpenStack.
*Knowledge of patching best practices.
*Knowledge of enterprise backup solutions Networker
*Experience of server builds, system security and server hardening.
*Basic shell scripting experience.
*Commitment to delivering a quality service.
*Excellent communicator, able to articulate issues and solutions to customer, third party and internal contacts, both written and verbally.

This is an excellent opportunity to join an established, global company during an exciting period of growth. The salary is £30,000-£35,000 plus a great company benefits package including; bonus scheme, health care, childcare vouchers, matched pension up to 6% and many more!

Please apply ASAP to be considered!

Unix / Linux / RedHat / Support / Systems Administration / Birmingham
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