Junior Systems Administrator

Are you working in an MSP? Would you like to work with a trail blazing software house? Maintaining Cloud environments and building on your sys admin skillset with support from some of the most talented experts in our sector?

We are Preservica and we are changing the way organizations safeguard their digital information. Our projects are at the razor’s edge of commercial software solutions addressing the need for smart digital preservation technologies. As a world-leader in digital preservation, our award-winning software is used by leading businesses, archives, libraries, museums and government organizations across the globe.

To maintain our growth we believe in hiring strong technical talent and then supporting that talent to grow with us. Right now we are looking an aspiring Systems Administrator with a passion for professional service excellence who wants to take their career to the next level and make a real difference to our solution delivery.

About You

A true team player, you are a technology enthusiast who takes pride in optimizing a systems performance and resolving end users issues. With a passion to learn and build on your knowledge and capabilities especially with new technologies. You communicate well at all levels and through all channels. The team is small but growing and you will need to be self-motivated, highly organized and able to multitask and prioritize.

The Role

Our Internal Systems are mostly cloud hosted and we operate a minimal local infrastructure. You will be helping maintain our local network including firewall, VPN, switches, Wi-Fi, VoIP phone system and Active Directory services. Other responsibilities will include administering our Azure and Microsoft 365 environment, onboarding new starters by creating accounts and configuring equipment and helping keep our Information Security Management System records up to date. You will also help manage our Internal Systems helpdesk tickets for internal users and see them through to resolution.

We operate our own Cloud based infrastructure to support our customers who are a diverse group spread around the world. Your key task here will be to keep our systems running efficiently and effectively, playing your part in the operation and maintenance of our servers in our growing AWS and Azure cloud environments.

Knowledge & Experience:

• Working on an IT helpdesk supporting users of Windows 10 devices

• Maintaining and administrating virtualized Windows and/or Linux servers (Windows 2016, CentOS, Hyper-V)

• Day-to-day administration of Active Directory, Azure AD and Microsoft 365

• Familiar with cloud based services - AWS / Azure or keen to learn

• Exposure to mySQL database administration would be advantageous


As well as a competitive salary and benefits package, we offer tangible career development opportunities and dedicated training time to support professional growth. Finally, we all work out of modern offices in Abingdon with a really great bunch of people – come and join us.

How to Apply

Please send your CV with details of your current package and aspirations to our Recruitment team at – – stating the role in the subject line.

If you would like further information or to discuss the role in person, please contact Mark Compton at – or call 01235 428946.