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Shhh… Be vewwwy vewwwy quiet… We’re Hunting Linux/cPanel Systems Administrators (Remote / Telecommute)…

Elmer Fudd

Site5 is once again on the hunt for some very exceptional people. If you’re looking for a challenging career in the web hosting industry as a Linux System Administrator, Site5 is the company for you. One thing to keep in mind–-Site5 is not your average company. Site5 is filled with talented people and teams that like and want to work. Site5 is progressive, original and proactive. Site5 is exceptional and we’re in need of exceptional people.

How do we create such a dynamic and enjoyable work environment?

  • We only hire great people.
  • Our employees are dependable and reliable.
  • We encourage learning additional skills.
  • The management team actually cares.

Sound like a company you’d like to be part of? Excellent–because we’d love to meet you!

System Administrators at Site5 are an integral part of our success. Our administrators keep our site, our clients sites and our infrastructure in amazing condition. You will be responsible & part of a shift based team that analyzes and finds solutions for daily issues that arise in our server fleet.

System Administrators are also responsible for direct, front-end support for all of our valued clients. Our clients expect & deserve the best possible support when an issue arises with their account/service/server, etc.

Like most employees at Site5, you will sport many hats throughout your day. Some include, but are not limited to, Site5 evangelist, customer service guru and master Linux sysadmin. Edit: Removed duplicate sentence per Rob’s comment on this post.

Our work environment is fast paced & progressive. The prerequisites for this position include strong troubleshooting / problem solving skill (Linux & basic hardware), a hardcore knowledge of Linux & networked environments, impeccable customer service abilities as well as the ability to learn / pickup new applications/concepts/ideas at a very rapid pace.
Very strong communication skills, interpersonal skills & scripting skills are paramount.

Essentials to apply for the Site5 Sr. System Administration position:

  • 2+ years experience as a Linux Systems Administrator in a production environment.
  • Experience on help desks is a plus.
  • Experience in the web hosting industry.
  • Proven technical troubleshooting experience.
  • Experience with Apache 1.3/2, PHP 4/5, MySQL 4 or Exim is a plus.
  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills.
  • Hardcore Linux experience in a production environment is a plus.

We are currently looking to fill all shifts.

Please send a text (ASCII) or HTML version of your resume to careers (at) site5 (dot) com with the subject line: Systems Administrator – Remote (2QT-11132006).

Selected applicants will receive a one-time cash bonus upon successful completion of our initial probationary period. Cash bonuses range from $2,000.00 USD – $5,000.00 USD depending on shift & qualifications.

Site5 Internet Solutions, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.

Site5 does NOT accept resumes from agencies or similar. Please do not remit invoices to our contact email address, physical mailing address, fax or to any of our employees or contractors. Site5 will not be held responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes/correspondence.

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  • [...] I’m one of several people who watches Site5’s careers email address, which means I see quite a few job applications–especially with our current search for systems administrators. The quality of applications we receive obviously varies, but I’ve noticed a disturbing trend: terrible (or entirely absent) cover letters. And I’m not even being picky here. I’m not expecting a full, formal cover letter, I’m referring to essentially any writing that accompanies a resume, even if it’s as simple as: “Hi, my name is Joe Smith and I’m interested in the position.” [...]