Senior Windows Administrator


Basingstoke (UK)


Software Engineering


27 April 2021


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Wanted: Senior Windows Administrator excited to shape the future of mobility!

Our drive

We love cities. And we’re doing something to make our cities healthier, cleaner and more liveable. How? By providing parking solutions that are simple, quick and effortless.

Today, PARK NOW is the world’s leading provider of on-demand mobile payments for on- and off-street parking. We make life easier for more than 17,000,000 drivers in over 700 cities in Europe.

About the role 

Working in a team you will be responsible for on-premises Windows and Cloud platform systems (AWS) supporting RingGo, our UK leading brand of cashless parking.

The role will involve supporting and maintaining the RingGo environments, providing 2nd/3rd level support to our production services, working closely with the Engineers, Networking, Operations and Solutions Architect teams in an Agile environment.

It will also involve providing support for the implementation and migration of services into AWS.

Your Responsibilities

  • Provide expert technical support of Windows Server Systems
  • Provide some technical support of Linux Server Systems
  • Maintain on-premise systems whilst help migrate to the AWS cloud
  • Mentoring junior team members
  • Manage patching / vulnerability assessments and remediation
  • Work with architects on best practice for system design and operation
  • Maintain and optimise performance of the servers
  • Identify and take ownership of potential platform issues
  • Maintaining the highest availability and performance of our 24/7 services
  • Must be able to provide out of hours cover when necessary (on-call rota)
  • Manage load balancers
  • Provision of evidence for internal and external audit (PCI & ISO) requirements
  • Involvement on platform infrastructure projects
  • Writing and maintaining technical documentation


  • 5+ years as a dedicated System Administrator in medium/large enterprise environment
  • A very good knowledge/experience of Windows (VMWare / ESX)
  • Experience with recent versions of VMWare virtualisation
  • Good knowledge/experience of AWS cloud
  • Linux knowledge preferable
  • In depth CLI knowledge of Debian, SSH, systemd, Apache, and Nginx
  • Shell scripting
  • A good understanding of networks
  • Experience of working under PCI-DSS compliance and ISO27001
  • Understanding of Software Development Life Cycle
  • Understanding of Agile Methodology and use of Kanban
  • Understanding of Atlassian Jira
  • A full, valid UK driving license and car is required


Our offer

Want to be part of a dynamic fast-growing scale-up and global, urban mobility leader? Yes! Want to make an impact? Yes!

We offer a lot of autonomy and room to develop your talents. We know our people are at their best when they enjoy a good work-life balance, which we fully support. You can expect great employment benefits , fun team events and much more!


PARK NOW. We are driven to improve. Come join the ride!  


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