About us

We are a New York based company, currently developing a brand new, state of the art, e-commerce platform with integrated shopping carts and buy buttons.

Monotote’s e-commerce platform allows viewers of inspirational content to directly purchase showcased products from pictures and video.

One click. It’s yours.

See us in action @ www.monotote.com

Job description

Monotote is looking for a talented Senior System Administrator to take over the day to day maintenance and management of the Monotote platform. The engineer should have 7+ years experience in large scale environments. Architecture experience is a plus. Compensation commensurate with experience.

We would like to build a long time relationship with an experienced System Administrator. Keywords here are QUALITY and COMMUNICATION.



Skills & Requirements

We’re flexible with learning on the job, with corresponding relevant work experience – but, for this position to be successful we need you to know the following, with a strong self-initiative to learn from others!

Essential Responsibilities (including but not limited to)

  • Assist with debugging / development of bug fixes – day-to-day maintenance.
  • Development of new features under the guidance of senior team members.


  • Understanding and proven experience with LAMP stacks
  • Experience with various scripting languages (Bash, Python, etc)
  • History of development expertise with multiple languages
  • Knowledge of build systems and unit testing
  • Advanced knowledge of CI and CD
  • Advanced understanding of Linux and working with the CLI
  • Advanced knowledge of Redhat and CentOS
  • Deep knowledge of DNS and BIND
  • Familiarity with VPN solutions (SSL VPN)
  • Deep understanding of networking. Layer 3 is preferable
  • Bonus for experience with virtual routers
  • Good understanding of non relational databases and columnar databases as well as replication and replication recovery
  • Proven ability to troubleshoot relational database issues, whether server related or query/index related
  • Deep understanding of AWS technologies such as Cloudformation, Autoscaling, ELBs, S3, Cloudfront, Route53 and experience with their shortcomings
  • Knowledge and understanding of LDAP and Kerberos, bonus for FreeIPA
  • Deep understanding of security hardening and best practices
  • Familiarity with compliance requirements for PCI
  • Experience with large distributed environments


Name your price. Based on your skill level, test results, other candidates, …

Send your resume, hourly rate, and CV to jobs@monotote.com.