AdMedia - Los Angeles, CA1.9

Full-time | Commission$100,000 - $250,000 a year
AdMedia has an immediate opening for a Senior Systems Administrator. As a member of our operations team, you will play a pivotal role in building our systems and network infrastructure and participate in key design decisions. The ideal candidate has touched all aspects of a large production environment and can scale along with the company. We're seeking someone who is self-motivated and passionate about designing and implementing secure, reliable, and scalable systems.

This is a full-time, ON-SITE, hands-on role and requires the ability to plan, multi-task and follow through on projects.

Building out the network to assure it's redundant with failovers in place across the complete network.
Configure systems and networks
Monitor site stability and performance
Scale infrastructure to meet demand
Troubleshoot site issues
Ensure system and network security
Develop custom tools as necessary
Document system design and procedures
Work closely with developers in supporting new features and services
Coordinate with IT team on corporate systems and network
24/7 on call for emergency response, disaster recovery

Master’s in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, or Computer Engineering is preferred
5+ years of Linux or UNIX system administration experience
Solid understanding of fundamental technologies like TCP/IP, HTTP, SMTP
Experience with web server configuration, monitoring, trending, network design, high availability, backups
Knowledge of best practices related to security, performance, and disaster recovery
Strong scripting skills
Must be willing to take a series of tests if the candidacy is being under consideration (MySQL, LAMP, Apache Server, Redhat Linux, Unix Shell Script)

In-depth MySQL experience (high availability, scale-out replication)
Advanced knowledge of network design, management of Cisco network equipment

Why you will love working here:
Competitive salaries and Full benefits plan
20 Paid company holidays and paid time off (PTO)
Company paid group-term Life Insurance
401 k
Half-day Fridays
Company sponsored Gym membership

To Apply, please email the following to
Cover Letter
Portfolio with links to live examples

Salary Range $100K to $250k+ commissions and bonuses depending on experience.

Please not that we have a very in-depth hiring process that may include various tests which will be conducted in our corporate office. Please do not apply if you are not willing to do the above.