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Network Administrator - City

Ref: 123 Date Posted: Thursday 10 May 2018
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My clients are a dynamic Blockchain start-up based in amazing offices in the City of London. They have engaged Edison Hill to locate them a Network Administrator with a background in maintaining reliable, secure and efficient data communication networks to help them push the boundaries of what is possible with Blockchain. The ideal candidate will be able to deploy, configure, maintain and monitor all active network equipment in order to ensure smooth network operation.

  • Their Product is an innovative alternative to the more traditional customers' loyalty cards, allowing companies to purchase tokens to distribute to their customers, similar to a cryptocurrency but not open for trading on exchanges rather given as rewards for buying from those who've signed up to the platform
  • London based company with locations in the USA and the Far East
  • A globally-distributed team with a flat management structure

On a day to day basis you will be:

  • Fully supporting, configuring, maintaining and upgrading corporate customer’s networks and in-house servers
  • Installing and integrating new server hardware and applications
  • Keeping an eye out for needed updates
  • Support and administer third-party applications
  • Ensure network security and connectivity
  • Monitor network performance (availability, utilization, throughput, goodput, and latency) and test for weaknesses
  • Set up user accounts, permissions and passwords
  • Resolve problems reported by end user
  • Define network policies and procedures
  • Specify system requirements and design solutions
  • Research and make recommendations on server system administration

To be considered you should have:

  • Proven experience in a network administrator role
  • Hands on experience in networking, routing and switching
  • Excellent knowledge of best practices around management, control, and monitoring of server infrastructure
  • Experience with firewalls, Internet VPN’s remote implementation, troubleshooting, and problem resolution is desired
  • Ability to set up and configure server hardware
  • Familiarity with backup and recovery software and methodologies
  • Great at organising, prioritising and multitasking
  • Cisco training
  • BSc degree in Computer Science or related field

If you love working in an open, collaborative environment, enjoy finding a different perspective on a new problem, want to live on the cutting edge of technology, care about the quality of their work and are not afraid to delve into something new and innovating please apply below at your earliest convenience.

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