Lead AWS Technical System Administrator


Ellen Codling

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Role: Lead Technical Systems Administrator (AWS)

Salary: £70k-£75k + 5-10% bonus scheme & significant benefits package

Location: WFH/Remote (UK based)

If you are an experienced Senior / Team Lead AWS Technical System Administrator, looking for a new opportunity working for a lead healthcare software vendor then keep reading!

In this role you will manage and coach a small team of AWS Technical System Administrator’s, assisting with the delivery and maintenance deploying products into live customer environments.


  • Previous experience leading Support and/or Application teams
  • Experience in AWS cloud platform services and administration
  • Demonstrable experience supporting Red-Hat Linux infrastructure
  • Experience of working with MariaDB/MySQL relational database


  • Leading, coaching, and managing a small team of technical specialists to deliver and maintain the deployment of products into live customer environments
  • Analysing, developing, interpreting, and evaluating complex system design and architecture specifications, data models and diagrams in the development, configuration, and integration of systems
  • Supporting the deployment of services on the AWS public cloud. Knowledge of cloud architecture principals and deployment of IaC through tooling such as CloudFormation
  • Supporting the evaluation, installation, configuration, testing, maintenance, and administration of new and upgraded software applications
  • Conducting problem analysis and resolving application problems
  • Maintaining and extending monitoring, metrics, and alerting systems using software Zabbix
  • Developing and maintaining operations services including Jira, Confluence, Bitbucket and Jenkins
  • Assessing and recommending improvements to applications, software, communications, and operating systems
  • Communicate clearly with Software development and Product teams
  • Preparing and maintaining procedures and documentation for system applications and resolution of faults, enhancements and modifications to applications, and maintenance instructions
  • Maintaining technologies (including user access, access policies, etc.) to ensure Application security and perform audits as required.
  • Support and work closely with internal team
  • Take part in out of hours on-call if need arises


  • Experience with Microsoft Power BI
  • Experience within healthcare
  • Experience with containerization and CI tooling
  • A degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or equivalent

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If you wish to apply for this position, please email us at apply@som-3.com