Senior System Administrator

12.21.2012 | Uncategorized | QuestAuthor

You will be part of a small team that manages all aspects of our systems and network infrastructure. Your role will be to help extend our resilient, fault-tolerant and scalable infrastructure across multiple data centers, and prepare our network to serve millions of additional users.

  • Prepare for future scaling and growth issues, solving problems before they even occur
  • Monitor and manage the real-time stability, performance and throughput of all our applications
  • Manage the hundreds – and very soon, the thousands – of servers that drive our data centers
  • Take ownership of security at all levels and across all domains
  • Provide services and expertise to our multiple development teams, as they build new applications and features across all our platforms

About You

  • You have 5+ years of full-time, hands-on Linux administration experience
  • You have 5+ years of data center networking, preferably for high-availability web applications
  • You have fundamental knowledge about TCP/IP networking
  • You have strong knowledge of core network services, such as DNS, DHCP, HTTP, SSH, SMTP, etc
  • You have ability to script and automate tasks in at least one of the following: Shell, Perl, Python or Ruby