Direct Agents is a full service interactive advertising agency specializing in performance marketing, media buying, lead generation and search marketing that has consistently been mentioned as one of the fastest growing private companies in America most recently by Inc., as a member of the Inc. 5000. If you are a motivated, business-savvy, and an innovative professional, Direct Agents is a great opportunity for you.

Job Description – Freelance System Administrator

Direct Agents is looking for a System Administrator on a contract basis to assist with issues related to server setup, management and configuration. Initially, you’ll be supporting our servers by taking steps to prevent and correct performance issues and maintain stability. A successful candidate should have a strong background in the main requirements listed below:


• Excellent communication skills - ability to communicate with tech and non-tech team members
• Responsible for operations and uptime of a 24x7 high traffic web environment spanning multiple servers
• Solid experience with Linux Servers / LAMP setup and troubleshooting
• Complete knowledge of DNS management
• Moving websites to different servers when requested
• Experience with cloud servers
• Experience with Apache setup and configuration

Additional Requirements
• Direct experience with GoGrid is a plus
• Windows Server experience a plus
o Experience with IIS
o MS SQL database experience
• Cisco knowledge a plus
• Technical documentation ability
• Systems programming, performance optimization and network design experience
• Experience with Nagios
• Knowledge of shell scripting; understanding of PHP and HTML

How to Apply

Please send your resume to itjobs@ with the subject Freelance System Administrator.

Compensation: Competitive Hourly Salary based on experience. The position provides an excellent opportunity to gain professional experience in the online advertising industry with an award-winning company right in SoHo, New York.
This is a part-time job.
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