Systems Administrator

Systems Administrator

Toronto, Ontario  - Permanent

Job Description

Our client is a custom consulting firm that designs and builds high-performance, enterprise solutions with accentuation on robust architecture, and a perfect user experience.​ They are looking for an experienced System Administrator to add to their growing team of 140+ here in Toronto. If being part of a collaborative, fast-paced agile environment is important to you, then you are in the right place!

What you can expect do be doing:

-Evolve infrastructure, server, deployment strategies and testing to support corporate and client’s needs
-Write deployment scripts, debugging applications and evaluating new technologies
-Support production and development environment (web, database and associated servers – local and cloud)
-Creation, maintenance (patches, etc) and monitoring of servers in multiple environments (production, staging, development) including both dedicated hardware and cloud -servers
-Securing all networks and servers against intrusion
-Backup processes for critical data, both off-site and office based
-Documentation of everything – systems, processes, network diagrams, etc.
-Provide system setup and support for systems in-house and at client’s location
-Be on call and provide emergency support 24/7

Special Perks:

Company wide bonus program
Flexible/Core Hours of operation

Must Have Skills:

-6+ years as a System Administrator
-Expertise with Linus, RedHat, Debian
-Experience in management MySQL, PostgreSQL, SQL Server and Oracle
-Familiarity with AWS or Cloud architecture
-Experience with automation tools: Terraform, Ansible etc
-In-depth experience setting up and configuring web servers (Apache,Nginx) and application servers; Jetty, Tomcat
-Solid understanding of networking concepts (including DHCP, DNS, 802.1x, IPSec, SSL) and management including switch configuration, firewall administration, load balancers, routers, etc.
-Experience with programming with Python and Shell Scripts


Starting: ASAP