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About JAZZRADIO.com

The Company

JAZZRADIO.com is the only Internet Radio network in the world dedicated to curating excellent jazz music. We offer 35+ channels of the best jazz music available. Each one is hand-programmed by a passionate channel manager who is an expert in that style. Find all your favorite styles including Hard Bop, Smooth Jazz, Vocals, Swing, Sinatra Style, and many more!

The People

We are a dedicated group made up of talented and passionate people from around the world, literally. We pride ourselves on finding the best talent to help us succeed by creating the best service possible, and we do so with no boundaries. Our ideal candidates are dedicated, skilled and entrepreneurial; we love people who are driven, creative and know how to be accountable.

The Work Environment

We're headquartered in Denver, Colorado, but we're truly a global company that works with individuals around the world.

Want to know more?

Check out our Facebook page or follow us on Twitter. If you feel you have what it takes to hang out with the cool kids, check the list below for open positions or submit a general inquiry at whyweneedyou@jazzradio.com. Let us know how you can make an impact at JAZZRADIO.com.

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System Administrator

Systems Administrator (Linux) :: Full Time (Telecommute)

December, 2014 - JAZZRADIO.com

Location

Telecommute (work from home) from the greater NYC area; our datacenter is in Secaucus, NJ and you will be required to be on-site for emergencies and scheduled maintenance.

Overview

JAZZRADIO.com is seeking a Linux Systems Administrator for a full-time position in the Technology group. This is a permanent position with a thriving music company... Also, you get to work from home (for the most part).

We’re looking for a self-motivated Linux guru to secure and maintain our existing infrastructure as well as design and architect for future scale and growth. The ideal candidate will be able to manage their own time (read: working from home isn’t for everyone).

Responsibilities

  • System Administration of a mix of Linux and Windows servers (physical and VM). We have over 50 servers running both Ubuntu/Debian/CentOS and Microsoft Windows Servers (2003/2012).
  • On-call as needed, 24x7 support
  • Proactive monitoring of system health
  • Work directly with Engineering Team for supporting/maintaining/designing backend infrastructure for product support
  • Performance tuning, troubleshooting and resolution of server/network issues
  • Disaster recovery design, implementation, and maintenance
  • Build & deploy servers at our datacenter (hands on work)
  • Exploring new technologies and software to improve efficiency and maximize performance
  • Be accountable and manage your own time; we don’t watch the clock, we just want kick-ass work
  • Demonstrate your work regularly to the rest of the team and the rest of the company

Required Qualifications

  • Expert knowledge of Linux systems administration
  • Advanced knowledge of Windows system administration
  • Pro scripting skills (bash, sed, awk, go, py, ruby)
  • Security and infrastructure best practices
  • Strong understanding of the HTTP protocol
  • Basic networking knowledge: switching, ip routing, vlan
  • A passion for music (some kind, any kind)

Desirable (but not required) Skills

  • Cisco/IOS administration
  • MySQL tuning and administration (Percona XtraDB, HA Clustering)
  • Reverse Proxy/Load Balancing (Varnish)
  • Linux-HA/Heartbeat
  • Microsoft Exchange/AD/DNS administration
  • Experience with Rails/Passenger

Compensation

Salary is determined based on your qualifications; if you are one of our ideal candidates let’s talk about how to make this the perfect job for you.

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