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Systems Administrator Paris

One of Us Ltd

One of Us Ltd Paris France

3 months ago

The Systems Administrator role involves taking responsibility for the successful management and maintenance of systems and services within One of Us. Reporting to the Head of Technology, you will work closely with the Systems and Development teams to ensure the successful transition of technology from design and implementation into operations through the application of knowledge transfer and capability management.

This includes developing, maintaining, supporting, and optimising key functional areas, particularly server and network infrastructure. You will troubleshoot and resolve hardware, software and process problems in a timely, efficient and effective fashion.

You will be part of a team who takes ownership for effective provisioning of systems and services to the business and has responsibility for the operational integrity of all deployed technology and in ensuring that processes and governance are in place to minimise the risk to ongoing production... flow.


Providing technical support for VFX Artists using Linux workstations

Maintaining server room and other facility equipment along with the Technology Engineers

Management and troubleshooting; Layer 2/3 network switches

Supporting physical security systems/applications and ensuring proper functioning

Installing, deploying and troubleshooting VFX tools including Maya, Nuke, Baselight, Linux servers and workstations, network equipment and virtual machines

Taking ownership of and assisting the Technology Team with various evaluation, installation, development and decommissioning projects

Managing preventative maintenance schedules

Knowledge of other relevant security technologies and processes, e.g. encryption and authentication methods/methodologies

Upgrading and configuring infrastructure systems and software as needed

Supporting and mentoring junior members of the team

Maintaining and monitoring critical server infrastructure, including both Linux (CentOS) and Windows Desktop/Server

Installation and maintenance of storage servers (Dell EMC, Qumulo, Avid)

Management and development of centralised configuration and revisioning tools

Documenting changes to the environment and processes

Providing support where necessary in Remote User Support, Linux and Windows Desktop and Wi-Fi connectivity

Essential Skills:

Linux experience (RHEL/Centos and Ubuntu) in Desktop and Server environments

Knowledge of Windows Server, Windows 10 and MacOS

Operational knowledge of the Cloud platforms

VMWare/vSphere configuration and management

Active Directory, LDAP, for machine and user authentication

Configuring network protocols, such as - NFS, SMB, FTP, DNS

Ability to script with Bash, Python, or PowerShell

Desirable Skills:

Familiarity with configuration management tools – Such as Puppet, Salt, Chef

Exposure to Docker, or other container management systems

Virtualization, Containerization, Cloud Compute, Kubernetes and knowledge thereof

All roles, including hybrid/remote opportunities, at One of Us require candidates to reside in the UK or France, depending on the location of the role, or must be willing to relocate for the duration of the contract. All candidates must disclose if they have an existing Right to Work in the relevant country, or would require sponsorship support, i.e. Visa.

We Accept YOU
We hire great people from a wide variety of backgrounds, not just because it's the right thing to do, but because it makes us stronger, more creative and ultimately better at what we do. Being respectful and kind to people irrespective of race, colour, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression or disability is what we expect of everyone who works for One of Us. If you feel the same, come and join us.

One of Us as a force for good
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