IMMEDIATE NEED: Linux Server Expert with Puppet and Unicorn experience to finish setting up severs on Rackspace Cloud servers. Rails app.

Closed - This job posting has been filled and work has been completed.
IT & Networking Network & System Administration Posted 3 years ago


Less than 30 hrs/week
Less than 1 week

Start Date

November 7, 2012


Looking for a systems administrator to help finish our server setup. The work was started but never completed. An audit of the systems was performed. Here's the work that needs to be completed.

1. Processing machine

* Delayed Job needs to be set-up

2. Puppet master

* Only a few recipies for basic management done, they'll probably need to be expanded
* Init scripts for puppet master
* Init scripts for puppet agent

3. Application machine

* Webserver needs to be installed and put under puppet control
* Unicorn config incomplete

4. db machine

* finish recipie for db backup

5. Loadbalancer

* Needs to be set-up

6. All machines

* Security tightening
* Stopping of unnecessary services
* Removal of former chef installations
* Software audit
* Backups creation
* Puppet agents need to be moved to cron to prevent memory leaks

Please have experience with Puppet, CentOS, Rails, and security. Please have familiarity with Rackspace Cloud servers.

Estimating 10-20 hours of work. I am looking to hire someone immediately. This work needs to be done by tomorrow.

Skills: puppet, management, linux

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$755 Total Spent
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Member Since Nov 5, 2012