Specialising in pairing cutting edge technology with exceptional customer support Paragon Internet Group has experienced strong organic growth, and today hosts over 500,000 websites, for 120,000+ customers. Our market leading Cloud shared hosting platform coupled with our bespoke managed solutions places us as one of the UK’s fastest growing companies in the web hosting market.
Working out of our own datacenter in Slough, life at Paragon is fast-paced, exciting and fun. We are all very different but strongly believe in working as a team and supporting each other. We share a love for technology and for helping our customers and are always aiming to be the best at what we do. As well as a vibrant working environment, excellent career progression is provided.
What you'll be doing...
We are looking for an passionate and talented Linux Systems Administrator to join our SysOps department. The successful candidate will be responsible for:
- Provisioning and deploying hardware and software solutions for our managed customers
- Proactive maintenance, upgrades and monitoring of shared hosting and dedicated systems
- Responding to queries and requests from customers regarding their solutions
- Fault diagnosis
What we are looking for...
Outside of these technical responsibilities the successful candidate must possess strong interpersonal skills, a desire to provide excellent customer service, and a strong work ethic. The ideal candidate will display desire and passion for extending their knowledge and familiarity with the technologies we use which include but are not limited to:
Familiarity with at least one scripting language for automation is also desirable.
- Linux, Apache, MySQL and PHP based web hosting solutions
- Networking - OSI layer, TCP/IP, routing, subnetting, Juniper/Cisco
We are a 24x7 business and so the successful candidates will be required to work shifts, which will include some evenings and nights on a rotational basis.
A formal degree or qualification would be favourable however relevant experience will also be acceptable. Candidates will be judged solely on their ability and experience. The expected salary will be £25,000 - £35,000 depending on experience.
How to apply
If you wish to apply, please send your CV and a covering letter explaining why you wish to join Paragon and what you will be able to bring to the role, to firstname.lastname@example.org