Job Title: Systems Administrator
Division: EV Cargo
Location: Burton on Trent
Salary: Up to £40,000 per year
Closing Date: Candidate dependant

What is the opportunity?

With a global reach across the UK, Europe, and Asia, EV Cargo manages supply chains for the world’s leading brands.

Technology is a big part of EV Cargo’s continued growth and we are expanding our IT team to accommodate rapidly increasing demand for transport and logistics services.

You will play an important role as a System Administrator in our Infrastructure Team who are responsible to EV Cargo’s global IT infrastructure.

This is a full-time, permanent position based in Alfreton, UK.

You will report directly to the IT Infrastructure Director and will be responsible for supporting Azure cloud services, on-premise hardware, Windows server operating systems, networking and cybersecurity across all EV Cargo divisions.


Some key duties of this job are listed below, however this is not an exhaustive list;

  • Involvement in IT projects acting a specialist resource to provision and maintain IT infrastructure.
  • Troubleshoot and correct infrastructure related issues.
  • Research, document, recommend, and implement changes to IT infrastructure.
  • Provide emergency out of hours support for IT infrastructure issues that significantly impact operations.

We will offer you a supportive environment where you will be exposed to new technology and opportunities. Previous experience in a similar position will ultimately lead to your success.

It is essential that you have experience of:

  •  Configuring and supporting network devices such as routers, switches, VPNs, VLANs and firewalls.
  • Virtualisation platforms such as Hyper-V or VMWare.
  • Microsoft Server operating systems including concepts such as Active Directory and Group Policy.

About Us

EV Cargo is one of the largest providers of transport, logistics and freight forwarding services and logistics technology – created by the consolidation of EV Cargo Logistics, EV Cargo Technology, EV Cargo Solutions, EV Cargo Global Forwarding and Palletforce into a corporate structure under a new single brand.

EV Cargo ensures international delivery of goods at a better value, providing warehousing and distribution solutions that help businesses grow. Global brands benefit from a distribution chain with a global reach and access to EV Cargo’s portfolio of multimodal transport links.

The business was created by specialist investor EmergeVest by consolidating ownership of six of the UK’s leading logistics companies. With £850 million of revenue, EV Cargo is the largest privately-owned logistics business in the UK, providing mission-critical supply chain services to a portfolio of great customers and leading brands.

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