Director of Site Operations Zoosk
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Zoosk is looking for a talented individual to lead site operations. This is a highly visible role for the company, as our production infrastructure is expanding rapidly in order to keep up with the explosive growth of the business. You will manage an experienced and growing team of system administrators in the day-to-day operations of maintaining a high traffic site. You will also plan the future technology roadmap to expand our production footprint, identifying the right balance of self-hosted and cloud-based solutions. You will be supported with the funding and resources necessary to be successful.
Maintain high availability of the Zoosk.com site and critical services.
Plan and monitor major production-level changes.
Define and track appropriate metrics that measure the health of the production environment.
Conduct capacity planning and establish a technical roadmap to scale the infrastructure.
Lead a team of very smart system administrators.
Maintain technical proficiency. Be able to assist with production work when needed, or personally resolve issues in a crisis.
5+ years working in a high-availability, web-based environment.
Several years experience leading a team. Prefer a line-level manager, versus someone who manages other managers.
Hands-on proficiency with relevant technologies. We utilize a core LAMP stack, with a variety of other common open source solutions.
BS in Computer Science or related field.
Zoosk is the romantic social network that helps members create and share their romantic journeys, with millions of members from around the globe enjoying the service each month. Zoosk provides members at different stages of their romantic journey with a fun and social set of tools such as Romantic Moments, Couple Profiles, and the Personals application. Members can easily access Zoosk?s services from its website, its Facebook app, mobile devices, and a downloadable desktop application. Zoosk is available in 25 languages and has members in more than 70 countries. Founded in 2007 by Shayan Zadeh and Alex Mehr, Zoosk, Inc. is based in San Francisco and backed by Canaan Partners, Bessemer Venture Partners, and ATA Ventures.
Zoosk was featured in 2012's The Digital 100: The World's Most Valuable Private Tech Companies.
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Zoosk is one of the largest online dating services in the world, with over 50 million users, close to 20 million daily page views, from "Zooskers" in 60 countries With 100 thousand new profiles added daily, we are the single fastest growing dating service on the web and our supersonic performance was recently celebrated in the Wall Street Journal's inaugural top 50 "Next Big Thing" List (March 09, 2010).
While we originally took advantage of viral opportunities on social networks, Zoosk has evolved into an easy, fun and safe online dating experience that today connects singles from the we
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Zoosk is the fastest growing social dating destination. Our applications on social networks such as Facebook, MySpace, and Bebo have more than 50 million users with close to over 20 million daily page views from users in 60 countries Simply put, Zoosk is online dating that doesn't suck. Our users, mostly young professional, enjoy a fun and playful experience while they meet new people in their local areas.
Zoosk is a VC backed startup and our office is located in downtown San Francisco. We are always looking for open minded, energetic, and driven individuals that love the challenge of turning an established industry upside-down. We build world class social web products and in the process we make sure to have plenty of fun. If you want to work with exceptional people on toughest engineering problems every day, you want to join Zoosk.
Some Benefits of Joining Zoosk
- Sexy MacPro or MacBookPro stations to work in style
- Free beverages and snacks, to keep you fired up
- Free dinner every night
- Medical, dental and vision plans
- Life Insurance and 401K savings plan|
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