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LINUX Systems Administrator

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Linux Systems Admin | 48-60K – DOE | Hybrid | Cambridge

Our client is a dynamic and innovative technology company dedicated to providing cutting-edge solutions within frequency control manufacturing – with multiple of there products out in space currently!

I am on the hunt for a Linux Systems administrator, who also can troubleshoot around Windows 10/11 & Azure technology. You will be responsible for managing and maintaining our Linux-based systems and infrastructure. You will play a key role in ensuring the stability, security, and performance of our systems while also providing support to internal teams and stakeholders. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in Linux administration, excellent problem-solving skills, and a passion for technology.

The unicorn for this role, would have some exposure to Candence IC Design

Key Responsibilities:

  • Install, configure, and maintain Linux servers and systems
  • Monitor system performance and troubleshoot issues as they arise
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to support various projects and initiatives
  • Install & configure Redhat Linux 8
  • Familiarity with virtualization technologies (VMware)
  • Have a base understanding of M365 & windows 10/11 to chip in when needed around the business
  • Occasional 1s & 2nd line Office 365 & linux support.
  • Client VPN & authorisation
  • Weekly & daily back ups


  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, Information Technology, or related field
  • Proven experience as a Linux Systems Administrator or similar role
  • In-depth knowledge of Linux operating systems (Red Hat)
  • Strong scripting skills (Python) for automation and task simplification

This is for a global company who is growing to the UK scene, it has huge opportunity within the business, the right person needs to be detail orientated and happy to be part of a 20 strong UK team.

  Location: Cambridge, UK

Must be a UK resident and looking for a new position, it would be great to learn about you and your ambitions. To find out more please……

Option 1: Click the apply button, don’t worry if you don’t have an up-to-date CV, we can discuss whatever you have to hand.

Option 2: Look for me on LinkedIn, you should be able to find me easily, there’s not many tech recruiters with the surname Hibbard (Andrew Hibbard)