26th November 2018

System Administrator – SysOps

Reference: BBBH14246

Location: Belfast Job Type: Permanent Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 Date Posted: 26/11/2018

System Administrator – SysOps

Belfast, Northern Ireland

Salary – Up to £60k


Abacus are delighted to be the recruitment partner for this exciting award-winning Software Product company setting up in Belfast. They will be working closely with the wider network of employees in the UK. The company are on the leading edge in terms of technology and progressive approach to business solutions.

We are currently hiring for a System Administrator to join the company’s fast-growing operations team. The ideal candidate will need to know best practise and have hands on Systems Operations skills. The successful System Administrator will be working on public & private cloud (AWS), and datacentre deployed systems and facilitating a fast-paced development environment.

What you will need;

  • Advanced level of Linux
  • MySQL


  • Docker, Containerisation
  • Cloud experience (AWS) preferred
  • Terraform
  • Ansible
  • Infrastructure Design recommendations
  • DevOps Methodologies
  • Networking
  • Virtualisation, VMWare

The role;

  • Deployment to systems and Operations
  • Deliver and support upgrades and CRs on existing deployments
  • Day to day ops, support and maintenance
  • Identify and manage operational risks
  • Be part of the team who manage change and release installations
  • Identify automation and scalability where appropriate
  • Capture issues, manage and escalate if necessary
  • Log all aspects of the systems
  • Support and Maintenance of the companies Cloud (AWS) Platform; Flink, RabbitMQ
  • Support and maintain existing datacentre deployments
  • Support and maintain VMware, Syslog systems and networking
  • Data recovery plan
  • Comply with ITIL standards where appropriate
  • Working knowledge of Jira /Confluence/Slack

Why work here; Excellent salary on offer, career growth, tech innovation culture, Excellent holiday entitlement, company shares, working flexibility and working from home!

Next Steps:

Please submit your application or speak to a specialist consultant in Abacus on 02890313157 for a confidential career discussion. Did you know? Abacus is NI’s only Highly Rated Recruiter with 4.5 Stars for customer satisfaction (Independent review site Feefo).

If you think you have the right skills to join our team, then get in touch. If you know someone returning/re-locating to NI then www.belfastforlife.com holds the information on quality of life, cost of living etc.

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Ewan Lockhart

Ewan Lockhart

Team Leader, IT

028 9099 5224

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