[clug] JOB: Senior Linux system administrator

matt andrews wantok at gmail.com
Mon Apr 23 23:07:06 MDT 2012

Hi all,

Our team is looking for a senior Linux sysad with a penchant for
Ubuntu and the web.  Applications close on Thursday 26th (this week).
See details below (slightly more up to date than the APS Jobs


Feel free to get in touch with me to discuss.


Matt Andrews
Technical Manager | Web Design & Development
Department of Education, Employment & Workplace Relations (DEEWR)
Matt.Andrews at deewr.gov.au | (02) 6240 5959

Job details:

Employment Opportunity N.N. 10569725
Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations 	
Closing date: Thursday, 26 April 2012
Job Title: 	Senior System Administrator
Division: 	Communication and Parliamentary Group
Branch: 	Parliamentary, Web and Contact Centre Branch
Section: 	Web Design & Development
Job Type: 	Ongoing, Full-time
Salary: 	$91,315 - $100,923
Location: 	Canberra | ACT
Classification: 	Executive Level 1
Agency Employment Act: 	PS Act 1999
Position No: 	12/0206

Job Description:

The Web Design & Development team is responsible for the development
of new and existing Departmental websites. You will be part of
managing and implementing technical system solutions at every level of
the web stack, from server configuration and database management to
the design and maintenance of security, monitoring, back-up and
deployment systems. Work directly with open source products and new
technologies, using Drupal as the primary web platform running on
Linux servers hosted in the cloud with modern deployment and
management systems.

Working directly to the Technical Manager you will undertake server
configuration and database administration and be involved in the
design and management of security, monitoring, back-up and deployment
systems. You may also be required to manage junior system
administrators. The position involves working in a small
multi-disciplinary team incorporating development for new and existing
websites, database administration and system administration.

The successful applicant will be responsible for administering Ubuntu
Linux servers running Nginx, PHP and MySQL and assisting with the
design and management of security, monitoring, back-up and deployment

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