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BuzzNumbers Operations Manager (DevOps / Sysadmin)

BuzzNumbers is looking for a sysadmin or devops to step up to the plate and advance your career as Operations Manager.

You will manage Cloud Based big data Software as a Service Infrastructure using the latest technologies including Chef, Puppet, Dome9, CloudPassage, MongoDB, SOLR, Elastic Search, RabbitMQ and more.

You will need to be a fast learner with initiative, enthusiasm and drive to master new technologies. You will need to love automating everything and hate manual processes.

Be part of a team where you can make a big difference and get away from corporate life working with a no-bullshit technology company.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Manage operations and uptime for ~100 Cloud and Dedicated Servers
  • Design and Implement Security processes
  • Improve Issue Monitoring for Servers, Hardware, Applications, Services and Databases
  • Assist Senior Engineers with reusable processes
  • Assist with Deployments of Applications and Databases
  • Manage DNS, Network Configuration and Server Configuration
  • Manage capacity planning
  • Work with Build and Deployment Servers for Automated Software Deployment
  • Design, implement and manage automatic configuration services (Dome9 or CloudPassage and ScriptRock)
  • Design automated cloud expansion strategies with our Engineers to auto-matically scale terabytes of new data storage and processing (chef, puppet, AWS, Rackspace, etc)

Experience and Education

  • Ideally 2-6 years Commercial Experience
  • Windows and Unix/Linux Environments
  • SQL Server / MySQL Administration Experience Useful
  • Manage Cloud Security processes across providers and
  • desirable, experience with or keen to learn MongoDB Administration, configuration management tools such as chef/puppet

Why work at BuzzNumbers

BuzzNumbers is Australia’s leading social media monitoring and analytics company and we are looking for smart, focused team members to join our focused, talented, A-Player only team!

To be part of the Buzz team we look for can do attitude, drive and talent and ability to deliver above the odds every time. We are growing rapidly are there are a number of different roles for the right people!

You will have the opportunity to learn fast with some of the latest technologies and environments.

How to apply?

As part of your application process, we want you to demonstrate your amazing skills.

So part 1 starts right now!

What is the windows command to add an exception to a firewall for a website on its default port for the buzznumbershq site IP address?

Please include in subject header as SysAdmin Challenge, Answer: <your answer here>

Along with your CV, LinkedIn URL, serverfault username or Blog to

Good luck!