We’re looking for:

System Administrator

Kingston Upon Thames

Salary: Competitive, depending on experience
Type: Permanent, full time
Start Date: Immediate

We’re looking for an experienced System Administrator to join our team.

Our UK-wide network is powered by a mix of Cisco, virtual routers, cloud services, and Linux servers. You’ll be assisting in system maintenance and expansion, as well as providing pre-sales assistance and testing/implementation/project management of new products.

What you'll be doing

Areas of the role include: 

  • Design/Test/Build the Pangea systems – new hardware, update, re-design
  • Maintain / redesign AWS environment to best practices and resilience
  • Maintain / rebuild Pangea’s collection of scripts used for automation and various tasks (currently in python/PHP)
  • Ensure systems are backed up and patched and secure – e.g. RADIUS, firewalls, VPN, application servers, content filter, FTP servers, monitoring systems
  • Manage monitoring system (currently check_mk)
  • Manage content filtering platform
  • Assist sales team in pre-sales – be a subject matter expert for the Pangea product range (e.g. Content filtering)
  • Assist in end to end product development from CPE to data analytics
  • Any other ad-hoc tasks (IT related)

Skills you'll need

Technical requirements for the role include:

  • Strong background in Telecommunications environment, such as an ISP or a mobile network. Previous exposure to cellular / broadband networks and the systems they commonly use is preferable
  • In depth knowledge of Linux and Windows server maintenance and management
  • Competent at sysadmin level scripting and the command line interface, with languages such as python and PHP
  • Certifications related to Linux and AWS beneficial – e.g. RHCE, AWS Certified SysOps Administrator
  • Exposure to or a keen interest in IoT and M2M technologies
  • Able to think on the fly, innovate and come up with ideas. We don’t want just a “paper certification!”

Additional requirements for the role include:

  • Project management skills, ability to multitask and prioritise where appropriate
  • Ability to build relationships with the team and be a team player, and also work with customers of varying levels of technical expertise. You will be a subject matter expert to many and be relied on for your expertise
  • Occasional travel may be required to data centres or Pangea offices and customer sites
How to apply

Please send a cover letter along with your CV to careers@pangea-group.net.

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