Support and System Administrator

  • PiXL
  • Waterloo Station, London SE1 7LY, UK
  • Nov 02, 2020
Part time PHP Desktop Support Helpdesk Technical Support I.T. & Communications Python IT Support

Job Description

This is an amazing opportunity for an IT professional to have flexible working. Reduced hours during school holidays and a generous holiday allowance.

Support and System Administrator

Salary up to £35,000 FTE (grade B/C) including generous holiday allowance

London office with the opportunity to work from home

The role will include the following duties:

  • System Administration of Linux servers and internal IT infrastructure
  • Providing 3rd line support to their customers via the Operations team
  • Involvement in systems architecture
  • Some involvement in code level solutions
  • Supporting a range of bespoke software solutions for both their internal use and their members use
  • Supporting our internal teams with IT and the use of Office 365

IT Information

  • All production environments are Linux based, but you will have the choice of Linux,Mac or Windows development environment
  • They use PHP for backend development with some NodeJS and Python, and HTML/SASS/JS for the frontend mainly using MithrilJS framework with some legacy use of JQuery and KnockOutJS.
  • Office 365

A bit about the company…

Our client’s network is made up of over 2,500 schools, colleges and alternative education providers spanning key stages 1-5. As a membership organisation, they collaborate, share best practice and equip leaders so they can support their teams and, ultimately, provide everyone in schools with a better future and brighter hope.

Their IT team, currently of three, is part of a wider Operations Team which is a vital part of their service to schools, providing efficient and personal interactions with our schools and colleagues. They are knowledgeable, committed and high performing people who contribute significantly to the company’s success.

Suitable skills and experience include IT Helpdesk, 3rd Line IT Support, Senior IT Support Technician, IT Support Engineer, 1st / 2nd Line Helpdesk Engineer, Support and System Administrator


£35,000 FTE