know someone who is a wizard at managing distributed software on multiple w=
applications, working in a leading role within an R&D team. If so=
please forward this to them and ask them to contact me.
Lead Systems Architect
develops cutting edge media rich Internet applications & development to=
and maintains a massive data center to serve application solutions to over =
Lead Systems Architect will assume a leading management role within the com=
and R&D team. This includes managing the infrastructure of world =
applications that serve millions while managing multiple data centers and o=
main office. This person will be the lead authority in the comp=
all systems issues, will understand, advise and implement systems aspects o=
R&D product development and represent the needs of the systems team and
plan for growth
looking for a=
experienced, exceptional hands-on individual to come on board & lead our Systems Team.
experience working with internet-based client-server applications: A
minimum of 5 years working with a company which delivers applications =
the web in a senior position.
to interact comfortably with senior management, business units and
application development teams and provide a high level of confidence i=
the reliability of systems and solutions.
monitoring: (NAGIOS a plus) Develop and manage system monitoring
infrastructure and assume responsibility for issue escalation based on
maintaining 100% application uptime and the parameters of defined serv=
Experience with hardware load balancing (Cisco a plus), LAN infrastruc=
(switches, cabling), firewalls (IOS), VPNS and intrusion detection
Administration: Strong Linux experience managing Apache, MySQL, Samba =
NFS servers is a requirement (provisioning, maintenance and performanc=
tuning). Windows Server and MSSQL a plus.
Availability/Scalability: Good knowledge of the different methods of
providing redundancy on many levels to ensure that application integri=
is not compromised including Linux system clustering, MySQL replicatio=
component redundancy and recovery from failure. Develop and main=
horizontal and vertical scalability for infrastructure components.
Relations: Work with vendors for all datacenter infrastructure compone=
and manage and maintain the physical inventory.
Delivery Networks: Good understanding of the function and use of a CDN=
web-based applications and the ability to maintain all points of
Relations: Act as a point of contact for client technical staff during=
implementation phase and for any troubleshooting and debugging of
application issues that are related to core system and
infrastructure. Act as technical lead for integration with
third-party systems when systems and infrastructure are involved.
Experience with PHP a plus. Perl and bash experience required.
Developing specifications for and implementing APIs
part of a great team and be a driving force for excellence and innovation!
Please send Resume and brief cover note to:
mention “Lead Systems Architect” in the subject line)
About The Company:
Oddcast is the world leader in conversational character
(Avatar) products for web and wireless devices. Oddcast has thousands=
customers, including such well known companies as Coca Cola, ESPN, Johnson
& Johnson, Lexus, L’Oreal, Pepsi Co, Heineken, General Mills. Odd=
is based in Manhattan,