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* 🕘 Flexible Hours* 💥 Work for a DCer* 🏖️ 15 Days Paid Vacation* 🔑 Work with the Founder* 💸 $350 Receive a Referral Bonus* 🗺 Anywhere in the World (Europe ideal)Get Paid: If you recommend this job to the person that gets hired, we will give you a $350 referral bonus! How will we contact you about giving you your bonus? Tell your referral to list your name and/or email in the “How did you hear about this job?” question. Once they’re hired, we’ll make sure you get paid. ## Who We Are[ProxyRack](https://www.proxyrack.com/) is a leading residential and data center proxy provider that helps power other SaaS companies to unblock the internet.We are a successful SaaS that has been around for over 8 years and is currently experiencing a new period of rapid growth. We have huge plans for the next 5 years and we want to get the right people on board to come on the journey.We are a fun, relaxed, and fully remote company, that will offer amazing training, support, and flexibility.## What do we do?We are a leading residential and data center proxy provider that helps power other SaaS companies to unblock the internet.We provide an API to developers who can then access millions of IPs through a single point of connection.## What are we looking for?We are looking for a Senior Sysadmin who can help us manage, maintain and scale our growing number of servers.## Qualities we’re looking for* High level knowledge in TCP/IP networking* Deep knowledge on how to optimize kernel through sysctl* Doesn’t mind working by themselves – since we are in different timezones* Can assign work to themselves once adjusted to the position* Will make their own suggestions on how we can improve our systems* Excellent problem solver and doesn’t need hand-holding* Comfortable learning new tools such as Kubernetes, nomad, or whatever we end up using* Comfortable taking ideas and briefs then implementing them in their own time* Would prefer long term work* Takes ownership and wants to build something they’re proud of## BenefitsWe believe in promoting work/life balance and offer our employees 15 days of paid vacation.Flexible work hours. You can essentially set and work your own hours as long as the work gets completed.## Why work for ProxyRack?* Fully remote teamwork from your bedroom or from a beach, whatever works for you* Flexible working hours* No unnecessary meetings & emails* Chance to be a part of a fast-growing company* No corporate BS, you can always reach out to our CEO to ask a question* Friendly work environment## What kind of work can you expect?* Taking one of our micro-services and containerizing it and then ensuring high availability* You should be comfortable being on-call some of the time in case of server alerts* Setting up and deploying our own Nomad or Kubernetes service on bare metal servers* Creating backup systems for data* Ensuring the stability and reliability of our servers* Serving as a point of contact for support staff seeking higher-level technical assistance## You will* Own the core services used by multiple engineering teams* Ensure our infrastructure is highly available* Diagnose complex issues across various levels of the stack* Improve the instrumentation and monitoring of our platform* Continue to evolve and challenge our core infrastructure* Work closely with our engineers to ensure they have the best tooling* Improve the reliability of our distributed systems* Design and implement impactful architectural changes* Work in small, nimble teams.## Who would you be working with?You would primarily be working with the founder, code engineers, and on occasion the product managers

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