Role & Responsibilities :
Reporting to the Manager of Web Infrastructure, you will play a key role in the following areas :
Manage the day-to-day operations of the web infrastructure;
Discuss and resolve any issues with local hosting company;
Manage content distribution networks (CNDs);
Monitor and mitigate problems arising from malicious web traffic (e.g. screen scrapers);
Ensure readiness of all relevant systems for peak traffic periods;
Standby during peak traffic periods which may be outside of normal office hours;
Make database content available to relevant third parties (ad hoc and ongoing);
Prepare ad hoc reports using ODS / SQL.
Minimum 2 years’ experiences in a similar level role, preferably within an ecommerce environment;
Experience in maintaining and supporting mission critical 24x7 websites;
Skilled in Wintel and Linux infrastructure operations as well as MS SQL and MySQL database management.
Desirable Qualities :
A passion for problem solving;
Ability to work under pressure;
Enjoys working as part of a commercial team rather than in an IT department;
Available to fix critical problems outside of normal office hours.