IT Systems Administrator in Huntingdon, United Kingdom at Linx

Date Posted: 2/8/2018

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Job ID: LIN000449

About Us

Since its formation in 1987 Linx has earned a reputation for its thoughtfully designed and well-engineered products. The company has continued to invest around 6% of turnover annually in research and development, making it one of the UK’s top research spenders in relation to its turnover. Investment in R&D has delivered new continuous ink jet (CIJ) printers, laser coders, thermal transfer overprinters, and case coders, supported by a comprehensive range of ancillary products. Linx sells to a geographically diverse market, with over 80% of sales outside the UK. With a growing worldwide market share and a significant position in all major CIJ markets, Linx is one of the CIJ industry’s leading players. Linx is renowned for reliable, easy-to-use products which have a low total cost of ownership, as well as for its strong customer service ethos.


If you are an IT Systems Administrator experienced with Windows Servers, Networking or Security and excellent support skills, this is an exceptional opportunity to advance your career with a growing international company. 

With an expanding worldwide market share, we provide our customers with a wide range of technical print solutions. We are now looking for an IT Systems Administrator to join our team.

We promote a 'best in class’ mentality and seek only the highest quality people to join our team. There’s a focus on innovation and exceptional technologies, ensuring that you will work with the best equipment at the forefront of the sector whilst advancing your skills and growing your future prospects. Whilst a broad focus is required to support the day to day aspects of the local IT systems, there are opportunities to work with, and become, a recognised expert across the wider group of companies focusing on specific technical fields of interest, including networking, security and Windows Servers.

As an IT Systems Administrator, your core responsibilities will be:

•         The installation, configuration, operation, provisioning and maintenance of hardware, software and related infrastructure. 

•         Running the IT helpdesk including assigning and resolving support tickets within a specified SLA and working within Active Directory to create, change and delete user accounts.

•         Installing new and rebuilding existing servers, as well as configuring hardware, peripherals, services directories and storage. 

•         To participate in research and development activities to enable continuing innovation within the infrastructure. 

•         Performing daily backup operations to the appropriate media and cloud solutions.

•         Updating the Siemens phone systems as well as configuring company mobile phones.

•         Responsible for implementing, maintaining, monitoring and managing all aspects of the infrastructure including Clients, Virtual Servers (Hyper-V), Local and Wide Area Networks, Switches, Routers, Security and associated applications.

Job Requirements


•         Previous experience within a systems administration role in a Windows environment

•         Experience of installing or rebuilding servers and configuring hardware, peripherals, services, settings, directories and storage 

•         A proven track record of maintaining PCs, Cisco switches, Firewalls and printers

•         Demonstrable understanding of network, client and server security tools

Results focussed and detail oriented, you must have strong communication and interpersonal skills, a team player mentality and a strong customer focus. 

Danaher Corporation Overview

Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries. A globally diverse team of 71,000 associates, we are united by our culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which is our competitive advantage. In 2014, we generated $19.9B in revenue and our market cap exceeded $60B. We are #149 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 2,000% over 20yrs.

At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We’re innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you’ll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.