Senior Linux Systems Administrator at InSoft Solutions (UK Visa Sponsorship)

InSoft Solutions are on the lookout for candidates with indepth knowledge in Computer Science, IT and expertise in Linux Operating Systems to fill the role of Senior Linux Systems Administrator. Applications from candidates who meet the requirements are highly welcome.

Insoft Solutions is a leading tech company specializing in providing innovative digital solutions to business worldwide. With a focus on execellence and cutting-edge technology, InSoft Solutions offers a comprehensive range of services tailored to meet the diverse needs of its clients.


  • Senior Linux Systems Administrator


  • £18,000.00-£30,000.00 per year

Job Schedule

  • Full Time


  • Wednesbury, UK

About the Role

We are seeking an exceptional Senior Linux Systems Administrator to lead the design, implementation, and maintenance of our Linux server infrastructure. As a key member of our team, you will play a critical role in ensuring the stability, security, and performance of our systems, driving operational efficiency and enabling seamless delivery of our solutions to clients worldwide.


  • Lead the design, deployment, and optimization of Linux server environments to support our organization’s evolving needs and strategic objectives.
  • Oversee system configuration, maintenance, and upgrades, implementing best practices to ensure peak performance, reliability, and scalability.
  • Develop and implement security measures, including access controls, intrusion detection, and encryption, to protect sensitive data and mitigate cyber threats.
  • Monitor server health and performance, proactively identifying and resolving issues to minimize downtime and optimize resource utilization.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to support the integration of Linux server solutions into our products and services, providing expert guidance and technical leadership.
  • Develop and maintain comprehensive documentation of system configurations, procedures, and troubleshooting guides to facilitate knowledge transfer and ensure compliance with regulatory requirements.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field; or equivalent work experience.
  • Minimum of 7 years of hands-on experience in Linux server administration, with a proven track record of managing complex server environments in production environments.
  • Expertise in Linux operating systems, including CentOS, Ubuntu, and Red Hat, coupled with proficiency in command-line utilities and system administration tasks.
  • Strong understanding of networking principles and protocols, such as TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP, VLANs, and VPNs, with experience in network configuration and troubleshooting.
  • Demonstrated experience in implementing security measures on Linux servers, including access controls, encryption, and security hardening techniques.
  • Proficiency in scripting languages, such as Bash or Python, for automation, task scheduling, and system administration tasks.
  • Experience with virtualization technologies (e.g., VMware, KVM) and containerization platforms (e.g., Docker, Kubernetes) is highly desirable.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, with a keen attention to detail and a proactive approach to identifying and resolving issues.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with team members at all levels of the organization.

Required Documents

  1. Resume/CV
  2. Cover Letter


  • Company pension
  • Employee discount
  • Flexitime
  • Free parking
  • Health & wellbeing programme
  • On-site parking
  • UK visa sponsorship

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should kindly CLICK HERE to apply and learn more about the role.


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Application Deadline

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