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Memset Ltd

Memset Ltd has been providing managed hosting and cloud computing for 10 years. We have been leaders in the UK's virtual server market since inception, and today are at the forefront of the cloud computing revolution. We regularly win prestigious industry awards, including the PC Pro Best Web Host award for the last 7 years and the 2011 ISPA for Best Managed Service. We are based near Guildford in Surrey.


Memset can offer you a friendly atmosphere and the chance to make a big difference in a small company. We recognise that our staff are the bedrock of our success so we reward them with a generous benefits package and a discretionary bonus scheme. Memset is fast growing and profitable, with ambitious plans, so we are looking for people who can develop with us. Training is ongoing, incorporating both formal qualifications and informal in-house learning, depending on your needs.

Memset is currently hiring for the following roles:

Junior Systems Administrator

Principal Tasks

  • Providing email and phone based technical support to direct customers

  • Provisioning and set up of servers and network equipment

  • Assets management

  • 24/7 on call one week in five (with compensation)

  • Troubleshooting hardware/network/software problems and liaising with vendors


  • Good knowledge of TCP/IP networking and internet protocols

  • Systems administration skills - Windows/Linux or both (server setup and configuration)

  • Relevant qualifications e.g. MCSE/LPI/RHCT/RHCE would be welcome

  • Good degree in a science, maths, engineering or technology degree desirable

Python Software Developer


Principal tasks

  • You will have the opportunity to work on a number of exciting new projects and help with the maintenance of many of the existing systems.

  • You will join a small development team, reporting directly to the technical director. As such, you should be happy working on your own without excessive supervision.



  • At a minimum, a 2.1 degree in science, technology, engineering or maths

  • Programming experience

  • Able to demonstrate fluency in Python preferably in a non-trivial project

  • Desirable skills in the following: Django, SQL, Linux, HTML, CSS, JQuery and/or SVN.

Application details

If you would like to apply please send your CV and covering letter to along with 3 reasons why you would be perfect for the position.


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