Systems Administrator - Junior (Abingdon, UK)

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. 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

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 both on-premise and our growing AWS Cloud.

Knowledge & Experience:

  • You should have experience of Linux and Windows (Server 2012, 2016)
  • Familiar with Cloud based services - AWS / Azure or keen to learn
  • Knowledge of scripting ie Bash, Perl, SQL
  • Exposure to databases and RDBMS would be useful
  • Exposure to virtualization ie VMware. KVM. would be useful


As well as a competitive salary and benefits package, we offer tangible career development opportunities and dedicated training time to support professional growth. Finally, When you join Preservica, you become part of a dynamic team that is driven to achieve great things for customers, the company and the sector at large. We're known for being approachable, and that reputation is borne out in our collaborative way of working. We strive to make complex things easy, it's what we're good at. We don't just work hard: we work smart – come and join us.

To apply hit the button below or if you would like further information or to discuss the role in person, please contact Mark Compton at – or call 01235 428946