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Senior System Administrator

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    Digital Technologies

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    up to 50,000SEK

  • Contact:

    Brad Harris

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Senior System Administrator - Stockholm - Salary Negotiable based on experience

Skillfinder have partnered with a world renowned leader in the creation of Visual Effects and CGI for the film, television and games industry.

We are looking for an experienced Senior System Administrator with a demonstrable background within VFX or Gaming. Both would be great!

About the position:

To fill this position, you should have relevant experience in maintaining hardware and infrastructure in a mixed environment. You are a true Linux enthusiast and you are probably very interested in new technology, always looking out for ways to improve things within your areas of responsibility. Candidates with in-depth knowledge of network layout, routing and firewalls will be given preference.

You should currently hold a position as a System Administrator, Systems Engineer, DevOps Engineer, Linux Systems Administrator or something similar. These positions are all relevant to the position which we are looking to fill.

What they offer:

  • A fun, creative, international and inclusive environment.

  • Opportunities for personal growth, a wide variety of projects and experienced co-workers that collaborate and share knowledge.

  • Flexible working hours encouraging work-life balance.

  • Pension and Promotion of Health & Fitness allowance.

  • A modern and newly built office in Hammarby Sjöstad.


  • Set up, manage, monitor and maintain Linux servers.

  • Network administration (WAN, LAN, WIFI, Firewall & VPN).

  • Configuration management and deployment (Puppet).

  • IT related documentation, logging and monitoring.

  • Providing support to our IT team in in your field of expertise.

  • An active awareness of best practices in terms of IT security.

Required Skills:

  • At least 2-3 years of experience to fulfil the responsibilities stated above.

  • Extensive knowledge in Linux administration (CentOS, Debian, Ubuntu).

  • Good knowledge in Windows administration.

  • A special interest and knowledge in network administration.

  • Bash

  • Git

  • Fluency in English and/or Swedish, both written and spoken.

Desired Skills:

  • Python

  • Puppet/Salt/Ansible

  • Containerization

  • Google Cloud Platform/AWS

  • PCoIP

  • VDI

    If you are passionate about gaming or user experience and even more passionate about creating games that people love, please send your CV to Bharris@skilflindergroup.com or call me on +44 7432 492 170.

    Please only apply if you have the eligibility to work in Stockholm.

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