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Linux Support Technician

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Dublin, Dublin City Centre


Infrastructure & Cloud




Daily Rate

IT Support Technician – Level 1

6 Months Daily Rate Contract

A great opportunity has become available within an Innovative Tech client of mine for a Level 1 IT Support Technician to join the company on a 6-month daily rate contract.

This candidate will also be responsible for managing and maintaining local network & server rooms as well as any internal tools (Jira, Confluence, Github, Google Apps).

This role will be stand alone in the Dublin office reporting to the IT manager in the head office, with candidates ideally should have between 3 – 5 years’ experience on ticketing systems (Jira Tickets), with experience supporting technical engineers.

Background in a Linux environment is essential

The role will include:

  • Responsible for installation, implementation, and upgrades of internal systems
  • Troubleshoots maintains and monitors hardware and software like printers and MFP
  • Responsible for software licensing and support
  • Responsible for engineer support, user account management
  • Supports the implementation of backups, disaster recovery and business continuity planning
  • Manages Google Apps, Zendesk, Jira, Confluence, Slack and other enterprise applications
  • Offers support for developer tools – e.g. Visual Studio, Github, Bamboo

What you need:

  • 5 years experience in a similar IT Support / Admin role
  • 5 years experience maintaining Linux (Centos prefered) application servers
  • 5 years experience working with Microsoft tools (AD, Exchange, Office)
  • 2-3 years VMware ESX experience
  • 2-3 years Cisco experience (switches & phones)
  • 1-2 year maintaining Linux on the desktop
  • 1-2 years direct purchasing
  • Friendly customer-focused personality
  • Experience with AWS is preferred
  • Experience with Palo Alto and Juniper firewalls (nice to have)
  • Proven documentation skills

This role has an ideal start date of January, with interviews beginning ASAP

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