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Senior Linux Administrator

What do you need to do? (Role and Responsibilities)

Responsible for managing all our websites and server in-house operations.

This will involve:

  • Monitoring all our servers and processes – e.g. server uptime, backups completed.
  • Trouble-shooting problems that arise on the site, and taking proactive action on them.  This includes apache / mysql / potsgres / RoR problems/ MongoDb Replication, and coordinating with the development teams to resolve them.
  •  Be part of our build process – deploy apps, take backups of old db and app.
  • Basic management of Amazon EC2 services – managing instances, starting / stopping, monitoring costs.
  • Handle internal LAN / ActiveDirectory / Squid configuration requirements.
  • Create and update all documentation, accurately and relevantly.
  • Ensuring fixes are implemented in appropriate time-frames.
    • Knowledge of SVN server.
  • Monitoring on  nagios server.
  • Knowledge on Shell Scripting.

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