Junior System Administrator
Who are we?
Hyperoptic is rolling out the largest gigabit network in the UK; more than 21 times faster than the national average. Ranked in The Sunday Times ‘Tech Track' 100 fastest growing technology companies for the second year running and recent winners of ‘Best Superfast Broadband' provider for the sixth consecutive year at the 2018 ISPA Awards.
We have big plans. This can only be achieved by growing our dedicated team to shift the boundaries of what's possible.
What will you be doing?
- Administration, monitoring and configuring of Windows Active Directory (AD on- premise and Azure AD), GPO DNS, DHCP, NPS, network equipment, physical servers and virtual infrastructure (VMware), Linux servers and services, Cloud infrastructure (AWS, Google Cloud) and SQL databases
- Document changes to the systems using change management best practices
- Maintain security and backup tasks and procedures and also provide support to 1st and 2nd line IT teams to resolve more complex problems
- Proactively manage the IT infrastructure to ensure maximum system uptime
- Maintain security best practices, deploy patches, assess exposure to risks
What are we looking for?
- Good experience in a system/network administration
- Knowledge of network protocols (routing, switching, wireless) and knowledge of SQL language would be desirable
- Experience with Linux Server Administration and Virtual Infrastructure Administration (VMWare) would be desirable
- Experience with Microsoft Active Directory services, Microsoft Exchange and monitoring tools would be desirable
- Fluent in written and spoken English
We're committed to providing equal opportunities to all applicants and employees – in fact this is at the heart of our company culture and values. We welcome applications from candidates with diverse backgrounds.
What happens next?
- You apply (we have tried to make it a painless exercise)
- We carefully review your application over a decent cup of coffee
- You will hear from us. Even if it's a no (for this role)
We like to get things done. If you feel the same, click ‘apply here'.
We weren't joking about the hyperfast growth.
We look forward to hearing from you!