System Administrator - Telecoms

Job Title: System Administrator - Telecoms
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dorset, Dorset
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Start Date: ASAP
REF: HQ00020137
Contact Name: Vildan Cifci
Contact Email:
Job Published: almost 2 years ago

Our client provides a complete package of complimentary IP services for UK businesses. They are currently looking to recruit a Systems Administrator with a strong background within ISP.

The role will primarily be responsible for the management, planning and on-going maintenance of the core network hardware and software. You will also work closely with the Technical Director in the on-going development and maintenance of vendors & products as well as in-house and back end systems.

The ideal candidate:

  • Ideally have work experience in ISP industry with an excellent understanding of data (WAN/LAN), voice technologies and network operations.
  • An understanding of the following Key Protocols: OSPF, BGP, EIGRP, MPLS, VPOLS, Qos, IPv4 & IPv6, SIP, SNMP, L2TP & VLANS.
  • Troubleshooting skills
  • Be an escalation point for pre-sales and technical support.
  • Help provide a 24×7 support.
  • Good experience of Linux Systems administration.
  • Assist with all ad hoc projects as requested.
  • My SQL administration experience.
  • Scripting languages - Shell, Perl, PHP would be an advantage.
  • Linux / Apache / MySql / Shell / Perl / PHP / VMware Administration.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills.
  • Monitor, maintain and troubleshoot services quickly and efficiently.