Systems Manager (Linux) - Up to £72K - Haywards heath.

  • technology
  • permanent
  • Horsham

Linux Systems Manager - Up to £72K - Haywards heath

We are looking for an experinced HPC Team Lead to make a significant impact on our HPC and Cloud environment. In this role, you will work closely with our team to develop our DevOps environment and lead the transition from older IT Ops approaches into a more Agile way of working.

We are looking for a highly motivated individual with leadership skills and a strong technical background and excellent communication skills to help us maintain our cutting-edge technology infrastructure.

Principle Accountabilities

  • Mentor and coach members of the team.
  • Improve and develop our systems, technology, and infrastructure, alongside providing third line technical support;
  • Make sure the operational maintenance model, and the tools used, are efficient and well-designed.
  • Understanding the client's needs and converting this into technical solutions is important as well as the continued stability, availability, and performance of the platforms.


  • Leadership experience.
  • Linux administration, preferably in an HPC environment this is desirable
  • Good experience with Agile Project Management
  • Knowledge in FAI, Puppet and Zabbix
  • Fast and effective problem-solving skills and a methodical approach to work
  • An enthusiastic attitude towards learning and flexibility to adapt to new challenges or changes in direction

What is in it for you?

  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience
  • Highly attractive bonus scheme
  • Initial 22 days annual leave with future increases, complemented by a flexible buying and selling holiday program
  • Company pension with generous employer contribution
  • Wellbeing Unmind app - puts you in control of your mental health
  • A flexible benefits platform with numerous discount schemes - gym membership, restaurants, cinema tickets, and much more!
  • Regular social club events, spontaneous reward events throughout the year
  • Cycle purchase scheme
  • Flexible Private Medical & Dental care programmes
  • Sponsorship of visas/comprehensive relocation packages

Linux Systems Manager - Up to £72K - Haywards heath