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Windows & Linux Systems Administrators

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WINDOWS & LINUX SYSTEMS ADMINISTRATOR
"For experienced candidates only"
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THE PERSON-
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+ Conversational English, so you can communicate with other English speaking members of the team
+ MUST BE Hard Working
+ (If you stay with us for longer than just the "Main Task" describe below) You will be required to work varying times, but you will also be ideal to be accessible during UK working hours. The team works on UK hours, so when you need to interact, you need to be there to talk to other people in the company.
+ Should be intelligent
+ Ideally a graduate or someone self taught. You will be able to HUGELY increase your portfolio by working with us. You will work with very high level developers, designers, copywriters, SEO, and see your work in quality SME projects, and make commercial products
+ Ideally someone with good examples of their Systems Administration work, especially Postfix work


PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES-
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+ Linux Server Systems Administration
+ Windows Server Systems Administration
+ Windows Remote Client Configuration/Support (For our Employees and Clients)
+ Linux Postfix support
+ Mysql Database Management
+ Web Application Development


MAIN TASK-
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The main task here is to fix a postfix server's configuration. I’m sure a Postfix/Linux Configuration Specialist can probably do this in 10 minutes(but im not 110% certain)

I have a Suse 11.0 box with Postfix/Dovecot/ on it... Imap works fine... for a long time smtp and sending from localhost (webmail client) was fine too, as was remote imap/pop, but remote smtp would hang.
I realised that remote SMTP was hanging because of an ISP block of port 25 (i think) so I looked online editied [url removed, login to view] to contain the extra line for an extra port (89). I also edited a couple of lines in [url removed, login to view] for sasl_auth. So, now, remote clients can imap, as can localhiost. remote clients and local can now both also send mail .... but the mail all stays in the queue. So, the postfix queue has about 50 mails in it...

Config files, ssh's etc at the ready, as is my Paypal account :) would be a bonus, as its now urgent. I've got a couple of other guys on my company team so I need it working in the next couple of days... Id be very grateful for the help... or I could do a skills swap if you've got any projects you’re working on, I have copywriters, developers, PM's and designers....


IN CONCLUSION-
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+ I'd very much like go get someone on a semi-part time kind of role, where we call on you each week or an hour a day or something, to help us manage the servers.
+ When submitting your bid, please put the amount you are expecting YOUR VERY LOWEST BID for 1 HOUR, 1 DAY.
+ include the words 'I READ THE WHOLE JOB LISTING' in your bid response.
+ A few of our sites are adult themed (we have one site selling adult toys (mainly for women) and one selling lingerie for women). You should be ok managing the same as our other companies.
+ If i receive multiple EXCELLENT bids, I may place one, two or three of you on a trial period of work.
+ We've got lots of work but depending on you, we will kind of match the role. it may be 16 hours, it may be 48 (per week)
+ Bid as low as you can to stay in the competition.

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