Doghouse Agency is a fast-growing, award winning Australian digital agency with an exciting portfolio of diverse, high profile clients.
We're seeking a passionate Systems Administrator for provisioning and maintaining business-wide infrastructure at a hardware and software level. The work will be a mix of exciting projects.
You will have a hands on approach, being the ‘go-to’ for Systems Administration matters. You will work closely with the Managing Director and Development Manager, works under instruction and autonomously when required and be mentored by our highly skilled and experience team.
We pride ourselves on our vibrant culture, innovative minds and enthusiasm for the latest in technology and design trends. We’re a close knit team of 27 in-house, headquartered in Perth and offices in Melbourne. As a boutique agency we’re nimble and agile. Most importantly, we believe in reinforcing a strong culture around the work we do.
With a strong emphasis on technology and development, we tell it how it is and aim to deliver best-in-breed solutions that balance quality and pragmatism to deliver solid value for money results.
Ensuring the security and privacy of information
Provisioning, configuring and maintaining virtual and physical servers within the Doghouse Agency environments and external cloud services
Provisioning, configuring and maintaining internal IT assets
Virtual and physical network configuration, management and diagnostics
Administering and executing maintenance schedules
Identifying and reporting on potential ongoing systems maintenance issues
Working with development teams to plan and implement infrastructure solutions
Staffing the on call roster and being available to deal with after hours business critical server faults in accordance with the roster
Providing solutions to technical problems that are aligned with Doghouse Agency’s high level technology strategy
Providing estimates and technical specifications for internal and external projects
Completing work within agreed timeframes in accordance with existing processes, reporting on potential blockers and engaging with key stakeholders to ensure project objectives are met
Prioritising workload effectively.
Key Attributes, Experience & Qualifications
Relevant tertiary IT / Networking qualifications / Bachelor's degree in engineering, computer science, or related field
Ideally 3+ years' experience as System Administrator
Experience with automation and config management systems such as Puppet, Salt and Ansible
AWS Certification preferable
Experience managing VMWare instances using VSphere and VCenter, or similar
Experience with Network configuration, management & diagnostics
Experience with clustered hosting solutions such as load balancers, caching and web nodes (cloud or otherwise)
Experience with centralised logging, monitoring and SIEM
Experience administering a range of Linux distributions
Experience working within change management constraints in production environments
Experience monitoring and improving server and network security and performance
Active involvement in relevant professional communities.
Please send your CV to HR@doghouse.agency. We look forward to hearing from you!