Your new company You will be working for a well-known central government organisation based in London. They are seeking to recruit a Senior Systems Engineer who specialises in Web Services for a permanent position.
Your new role You will lead on management of resources required to administer, support and maintain all live systems. You will be expected to provide service and support delivery for all IT systems to a level of quality matches business needs and customer requirements as they emerge. You will be the lead engineer for the system administration, support and maintenance of all live externally facing systems and the administration and security of the GLA network.
What you’ll need to succeed You will have experience in dealing with highly visible websites and can update these frequently, this requires a detailed eye and a good understanding of what is required. You will need to have experience of supporting and maintaining the following application environments: Experience of supporting and administering the following operating systems:
Windows 2008/2012 stand alone and clustered environment
Linux based servers stand alone and clustered environment
Experience of supporting and maintaining the following application environments:
Databases (including MySQL, PostgreSQL, MS SQL 2008/12)
Web services (including Drupal 7, LAMP stack, Tomcat & Microsoft IIS)
The GLA are committed to be an inclusive employer and are happy to consider flexible working arrangements.
In addition to a good salary package, the GLA offer an attractive range of benefits including 30 days’ annual leave, interest free season ticket loan, interest free bicycle loan and a career average pension scheme; You will need to have experience in dealing with Firewalls as Vmware, the role will require you to work on supporting websites from external sources. Knowledge around technologies such as Linus and AWS are a requirement for this role.
What you’ll get in return The list of benefits that come with this role include lots of opportunities to progress and build upon your skill set, a range of flexible working arrangements allowing staff to balance work and home commitments, including a flexible hours scheme, job-sharing and remote working.
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Job Title:Senior System Engineer – External Systems