Job Opening:

Position: Unix/FreeBSD System Administrator
Company: Iconic Industry, Inc.


Location: Downtown San Diego, CA, 92101
Salary: $50,000-$70,000 DOE + Performance Bonuses

Are you looking to join one of the fastest growing, local tech companies?

Do you want to be challenged and rewarded for the projects you work on?

Do you want to work at a company where management lives and breathes technology?  (Two of the founders served on the FreeBSD documentation team!)

If you said yes to the questions above, then we want to hear from you!  Iconic Industry is a well funded, quickly growing digital marketing company headquartered in downtown San Diego.

We are looking for an experienced Unix system administrator to manage our high availability web cluster, consisting of 30 servers (and growing) spread across a local datacenter and Amazon AWS.

The ideal candidate should have intermediate to expert level expertise in the following:

    • FreeBSD/Linux/Unix Administration (FreeBSD preferred)
    • Managing a high availability web cluster (500+ hits/sec)
    • Content Delivery Networks – CloudFront
    • Datacenter environment
    • Rackmount servers
    • Amazon AWS – EC2, S3, Route53, CloudFront
    • MySQL – clustering, replication, basic database design
    • Apache – load balancing, reverse proxy
    • Nginx
    • NFS
    • DNS – bind, Route53
    • Asterisk
    • Software firewalls
    • Networking
    • Intermediate PHP/SQL – ability to help with software development


- Bachelors in a related major or equivalent experience

We offer a competitive benefits package, including: paid holidays, paid time off, sick leave, medical/vision/dental/life insurance, 401k with company match, fully stocked kitchen, and catered lunches.

Please email a cover letter and resume to Chern to apply.

HOTELbeat: Job Opening

Who & What Is HOTELbeat?
Our 4-year-old company was started by a distributed group of entrepreneurs with a background in technology, finance & hospitality. We’ve built a business around a web-based operational efficiencies SaaS platform in the hospitality space. Our software enables hotels to gain insight into their operations from any Internet connected device (phones, tablet, PCs) using our simple, intuitive interface. Based on the collected information we provide detailed information about the hotels that couldn’t easily be discerned otherwise. Picture a Google Analytics for hotel operations. Find more details here:

Who We’re Looking For?
HOTELbeat is looking for a motivated, energetic PHP programmer located on the US West coast, preferably in San Diego. You are a LAMP (Linux Apache MySQL PHP) developer with experience ranging from the junior to senior level. You must have experience in both procedural and object-oriented PHP programming, HTML/CSS/JavaScript(jQuery), MySQL and Apache on Linux. You are self-motivated, have excellent communication skills and are comfortable multi-tasking several projects. Most importantly you are driven to learn and grow with our small but energized team. Your responsibilities would include the ongoing co-development, maintenance and peripheral services of

Technical Requirements

  • 3+ Recent years of programming for the web.
  • Understanding of the full LAMP stack and how they work together
  • Both procedural and object-oriented PHP
  • VPS / Horizontal scalability
  • Proficient CSS skills
  • Proficient MySQL database programming skills
  • Understand how to use GIT / GITHub
  • Javascript / jQuery
  • Bootstrap
  • Photoshop / GIMP or similar
  • In San Diego

Full Time

Based on experience.

Apply: Please respond with your resume via email along with your thoughts on why you’d be a good fit for this position, compensation requirements and any other details you feel are relevant.

NOTE: We’re not entertaining inquiries from recruiting / staffing agencies or individuals overseas. We’re really looking for a San Diego local.