Working at Mediatel

We are an established but forward thinking company that believes in a fun, relaxed working environment with emphasis on teamwork, development and learning. We advertise most jobs internally first and have a very high staff retention rate. Of those who have left Mediatel over the years, many have slotted comfortably into significant jobs around the industry.

We are based in central London, on the Strand, offering easy access to all the shops, bars and restaurants in the area. We hold regular social events including an annual sports day and a Christmas "day-out" for staff.


  • Competitive salary and discretionary bonus scheme
  • Private health cover
  • Permanent health (income protection) insurance
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Pension scheme with company contribution
  • Comprehensive worldwide travel insurance
  • Up to 25 days holiday, plus some bonus days at Christmas
  • Interest-free travel season ticket loan


Systems Administrator - Mediatel Limited

Location: Central London (The Strand)

Salary: Competitive

Benefits: Excellent benefits, training and development, social events

Reports to: Head of IT

Important to Know

Working in a very busy environment, covering a wide range of technical skills, this role will use all of your abilities and experience and build on your knowledge.

Mixture of server and network administration coupled with a large amount of internal user desktop support (at least 60% of time).
Strong troubleshooting skills and ability to work alone as well as part of team essential
Ability to work under pressure is key
Newly created role
Regular evenings and weekends ‘on-call’ as part of the team (one weekend and weekday evenings in every three)

The Role

Via a busy helpdesk you will be part of a small team responsible for the support, maintenance, and development of our external client facing live product server environments and the internal IT structure, including desktop support
You’ll :

  • Respond to live client facing system generated alerts
  • Deliver on planned IT projects
  • Build and configure PCs and laptops
  • Respond to support tickets

Experience + Skills

7+ years experience supporting live businesss to business IT systems – trouble-shooting and responding to live client facing system generated alerts
7+ years experience of Linux Server and Windows Server (including active directory) – deployment, management and administration
7+ years+ Apache 2 or Nginx/php-fpm
MySQL /MSSQL/PostgreSQL administration
Network experience – deployment, maintaince, administration
7+ years + Internal desktop support experience (linux + windows operating systems), troubleshooting and responding to user requests.
Windows & Linux PC build, configuration, support experience
Strong communication and interpersonal skills essential.
Ability to learn and work autonomously

Who We Are

A lively, friendly team providing the UK Media industry’s number one destination for media data, planning tools, market insight, news and conferences


Apply sending your CV to by 10th March 2017