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Senior Systems Administrator (IT)

Senior Systems Administrator (IT)

Location: St Neots (PE19 8YP), Cambridge

Hours: full time, 40 hours a week. Office based.

Due to an internal promotion, we are looking for a Senior Systems Administrator to come and join our hardworking IT department!

Pico’s overall goal is producing value for our customers through our products and services. Most of our activities depend on our IT functions working well. In our IT team we measure success by enabling the business teams to produce value by ensuring all IT capabilities across Pico perform well.

About us:

Pico is on a remarkable journey, with 32 years of continuous growth and success under our belt. We are seeking a Senior Systems Administrator who thrives on project work and delivering a high-quality service!

Your role:

The successful candidate will be supporting a wide range of IT needs across the business ranging from provisioning, implementing, and upgrading servers, services, and applications as well as networks. In addition to this, being highly involved in fault finding whilst taking an evidenced based approach. This role also includes project management and delivering and managing long term multi-phase projects from end to end.  We predict that 40% of your time will be spent performing day to day general IT support duties.

What we are looking for:

We need you to have proven experience and knowledge in the following areas:

  • Windows system administration
  • Networking
  • Cloud platforms
  • IT security awareness and knowledge
  • Linux systems administration
  • Hands on hardware
  • Scripting PS and/or bash programming skills

Your schedule:

This role is a full-time position, 40 hours a week based in our St Neots office. We do offer flexibility as some days you may be able to work from home! But this will need to be agreed with your line manager. We understand the importance of a work-life balance and it is essential to us that we support our Piconians to get it right, therefore we have core office hours of 10am-3pm, meaning you can manage your 40 hours flexibly throughout the week.

Once a month there may be a need for you to stay later (past 5pm) to help initiate updates and/or any other requirements needed across the organisation.

What's in it for you?

At Pico we believe in providing you with a workplace where you can be yourself and work alongside amazing people to enjoy a varied and rewarding career. Enjoy flexible holidays, a chance to relax at one of our three holiday homes, and be part of our annual Profit Related Pay (PRP) bonus! Embrace sustainability with our Electric Vehicle Salary Sacrifice Scheme, and come along to our vibrant Summer and Christmas parties to name just a few! Want to see the full benefits list?

Fuel your day:

You'll find free fruit and five varieties of bean-to-cup coffee in our offices. And if you're up for exploring, St Neots has a variety of shops and eateries to satisfy your cravings.

Your voice matters:

At Pico, every voice is heard, and you'll be valued as an essential part of our team. Join us on this exciting journey where appreciation and opportunity await you.

Are you ready to become a Piconian?

If you're as excited as we are, hit the apply button below and let's get your next chapter started!

For any queries, reach out to Georgia Coles at

We can't wait to welcome you on board!

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