Systems Administrator

Kineo is a market-leader in the elearning industry. We’re growing fast and are busy expanding our global presence. Our motto? ‘Stirring things up’ – we love doing what we do! Kineo has been providing learning solutions for over ten years and part of City & Guilds for almost five. We help the world's leading businesses and organisations improve performance through learning and technology, providing a wide range of world-class elearning, consultancy, development and support services. We partner with clients all over the world, with offices in the UK, APAC, South Africa and the US.

If you're a Linux whizz (with a splash of Windows Server/SQL Server experience), feel at home on the command line and are comfortable with network, OS and hardware setup, configuration, monitoring, and troubleshooting - keep reading!

Within our Kineo business, the Systems Administrator Group provides second and third line technical support for our hosted and cloud-based systems and we are seeking enthusiastic Systems Administrators to join our team in Brighton.

You'll need to be familiar with Linux (primarily Ubuntu Server) and common command-line administration and debug tools, as well as LAPP (Linux, Apache, PostgreSQL PHP) stack set up and support. You must also be comfortable with file system architectures and functions such as LVM, DRBD, NFS, attached storage, object stores and remote synchronisation.

We also need a skill set that includes networking technologies (common protocols, VPNs, firewalls and routers, etc) and server hardware (including hosted and cloud platforms), specification and setup.

Please apply via the following link:

You must be comfortable providing customer-facing support, system performance tuning, and cloud technologies (AWS, Azure) and automation tools (Ansible, Terraform). You'll undertake general database administration and troubleshooting (primarily PostgreSQL), and supporting email systems (based on Sendmail and Postfix). Finally, a good understanding of information security and data handling principles would be good, and the ability to produce support documentation.

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