AWS Systems Administrator

Posted 1 year ago
~45,000 - ~55,000 per year
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Job Description

Job Title: AWS Systems Administrator
Salary/Rate: £45-55k
Location: London
Type: Permanent
Industry: Software
Job Reference: AXNK-346305
Consultant Handling Vacancy: Steve Oakley
Consultant Telephone Number: +44 (0)2381 542 401
Consultant Email Address:



AWS Systems Administrator Position Overview: 


Our client is a highly innovative and extremely cool SaaS business and they’re actively seeking a Systems Administrator to join them on a full time, permanent basis.


You will act as a core focal point inside the businesses, taking ownership of both deploying and maintaining their AWS infrastructure/s.



AWS Systems Administrator Position Responsibilities:  


  • Deliver and maintain AWS infrastructures to host applications.
  • Suggest ways to automate wherever possible.
  • Manage the configuration of servers on Linux.
  • Diagnose and fix urgent issues as required.
  • Work with internal technical teams to ensure applications and features are hosted in the best possible way.
  • Ensure up to date security patches are carried out.



AWS Systems Administrator Position Requirements:




  • Have strong experience of deploying and maintaining AWS infrastructures (EC2, RDS, VPC, CloudFront etc)
  • Have strong Linux skills.
  • Have experience of automating system admin tasks.
  • Have strong knowledge of DNS and HTTP.
  • Have good knowledge of security patches.
  • Have good source control knowledge such as SVN, GIT.




  • Ideally have good knowledge of Jenkins, Puppet, Ansible and/or Chef.
  • Ideally have knowledge of Postfix, Dovecot, Apache Tomcat, Bind.



AWS Systems Administrator Position Remuneration:


  • Salary of £45-55k per annum
  • Pension
  • 25 days holiday





Broadrock Marks are acting as a Recruitment Agency in relation to this vacancy.