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Unix computer system administrator
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UNIX Computer System Administrator [J 689RV2]
VEGA is one of Europe's largest and most established space consulting
and technology companies, and Europe's leading space simulations
company. We provide independent expert support across the earth
observation, scientific, commercial and military domains of the space
market as well as the mission life cycle and programme lines
worldwide. Visit us at
We currently have the following vacancy. To apply for this post please
send a covering letter and CV to careers@vega.co.uk, quoting the
reference number MJ/J689RV2
Job Title
UNIX Computer System Administrator [J 689RV2]
Recruitment Contact
Jon Coley
Closing Date for applications
24 August 2007
To provide support in system administration activities for those
computer systems (mainly various flavours of UNIX, i.e. Solaris,
LINUX, etc) used for science operations and research activities.
Responsibilities / Duties
The teams tasks include: installation and removal of user accounts as
required; system upgrades; configuration management; hardware
installation and configuration, hardware maintenance (using existing
external maintenance agreements); licence management; back-up and
retrieval; emergency services in case of break-downs; user advice;
software installation; and inventory tracking.
As part of fulfilling its role in providing expertise and support to
scientific missions in all phases of the mission, the Research and
Scientific Support Department (RSSD) operates a UNIX-based (mainly
Solaris but also including Linux and Mac OS X) computing environment
to support its scientific and science operations activities. Part of
this environment provides common services to RSSD while another part
supports project activities (data archiving and science operations).
The RSSD network is located on an external network; therefore network
and host security are vital aspects to be considered.
The specific duties include:
General system administration
Hardware and software installation
Installation and removal of user accounts as required
System upgrades, configuration management
Hardware maintenance (using existing external maintenance agreements)
Software maintenance (including several scientific packages and
application software)
Software License management
Operator tasks (backup and recovery of data)
Emergency services in case of breakdowns
Individual user advice and support
Inventory tracking
Backing up the Divisional Administrator when necessary (the Science
Operations Computers are closely linked to the departmental
infrastructure with common facilities such as mail, networking, data-
storage and back-up).
Additionally staff will be called upon to carry out duties out-of-
hours, on weekends and public holidays (e.g. emergency repair or
routine maintenance).
Qualifications / Experience
University degree in computing or software engineering, or equivalent
Proven and demonstrable experience in Solaris system management
Essential Skills
Thorough knowledge of UNIX (Solaris, Linux, Mac OS X) systems
Experience and thorough knowledge of Solaris-based application
software, such as mail server, web server, directory server, document
management systems, MySQL and Oracle
Experience in supporting scientific software (commercial and public
domain, e.g. TeTeX, IRAF, MIDAS, IDL, Matlab, etc)
Experience in backup and data archiving facilities
Experience of providing support to end-users
Experience of ORACLE and/or LIVELINK
Desirable Skills
Experience in interacting with the science community would be an
Ability to manage/configuration control for two sets of computing
The successful applicant must be willing to operate in a team
environment and to travel
Good interpersonal and communication skills
Comfortable in an international working environment and be fluent in
Further Details
Additional European language skills are beneficial but not essential.
Relocation allowance as applicable
In line with Asylum & Immigration Legislation, all applicants must be
eligible to live and work in the EU. Documented evidence of
eligibility will be required from candidates as part of the
recruitment process. Furthermore, in view of the nature of the work
VEGA is in, all potential employees will undergo stringent reference
and identity checks.
Helen Heath
Recruitment Administrator
2 Falcon Way
Shire Park
Welwyn Garden City
Herts AL7 1TW
United Kingdom
Tel : +44 (0)1707 391999
Fax : +44 (0)1707 393909
Email : recruit@vega.co.uk
Web :

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