Server & Storage Analyst
G3 - Salary £30,250 - £39,694
We’ll accept applications up to the 17 December and interviews are likely to be scheduled throughout the advertising period.
Do you have a passion for all things digital? Are you technically-minded with a keen interest in the latest technology developments? Do you have the skills to play a key role in ensuring our organisation is a digital, customer-focused centre of excellence?
If so, we might just have the job for you.
What’s the job?
The Unix Team is responsible for the build, support and maintenance of all Servers running the Unix Operating System within SLC. The team defines and maintains hardware and software standards for the Unix estate, ensuring ‘best practice’ standards, policies and procedures are followed.
You will be responsible for the installation of new RHEL and IBM AIX Servers and for maintenance of them with a particular focus on ensuring server availability, the currency of OS Patching Levels, and undertaking other systems administration tasks as necessary for ongoing maintenance. You will provide out-of-hours support where necessary, be required to ensure that you keep abreast of new technology developments and provide in-house training where required.
How do I apply?
You will have previous experience working in a large ICT infrastructure support environment involving 500+ Servers running a mixture of Red Hat Linux & AIX Operating Systems, this will include experience of server virtualisation, shared storage (SAN) technologies and networking.
You must have knowledge and experience of administering and supporting RHEL 5, 6 & 7 running on physical and virtual environments, AIX 5.3, 6.1 & 7.1 running on IBM Power 5, 6, 7 & 8 hardware, and experience of Power Virtualisation. Furthermore you will possess working knowledge of Brocade SAN and IBM Storage Subsystems (including XIV, V7000 and SVC) and, ideally, of administering and supporting server backups with Legato Networker. Lastly you will possess scripting skills including Shell & Perl.
You will have excellent analytical and critical thinking skills with strong customer orientation and will exhibit flexibility, initiative and self reliance.
Sound good? If so please apply below and a member of our dedicated Recruitment Team will be in touch!
Please note - As part of the selection process, SLC uses third parties to perform a number of pre-employment checks including reference, criminal record and credit reference. They may supply us with information that will assist us with our recruitment decision.