Overview

Every day, we strive to build a brilliant digital future for Canadians. We work as one team, with one goal :serve our customers better.

Rogers has an exciting opportunity if you are passionate about technology. Be a part of a dynamic team responsible for driving forward our portfolio of brands such as Sportsnet, Texture, City, CHFI, Macleans, Fido and The Shopping Channel. We have an immediate opening for a Linux Systems Administrator with a strong understanding of DevOps, to work with the team responsible for supporting this infrastructure, which includes over 100 well:known brands across several hundred websites and applications. This is a unique opportunity to work with leading:edge technologies in a fast:paced environment within a large organization.

The successful candidate will provide engineering support as part of the infrastructure team and will work directly with development teams and production support teams to manage, maintain and troubleshoot production and pre:production environments. This position will require on:call and after:hours/weekend support.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

:Creation of virtual environments for development teams and assisting in troubleshooting day:to:day issues.
:Monitoring network usage and undertaking routine preventative measures.
:Troubleshooting network and system issues to resolution and isolating problems using system logs and other tools
:Manage security across the environment including user administration and SSL certificate installations
:Monitor patches from vendors and apply pro:actively within assigned environment
:Performing database and application administration and provide second:level support
:Support Architects in the development of the architectural direction and governing policies.
:Establishing necessary testing requirements to evaluate proposed designs and validate technology platforms

QUALIFICATIONS:

:Core Competencies: Customer Service Orientation, Problem Solving/Judgment, Teamwork and Collaboration, Adaptability, Initiative, Integrity, Individual Accountability and Operational Excellence
:Strong written and oral communications skills and the ability to communicate with all levels of users/management
:Strong organization skills, interpersonal skills and excellent attention to details
:Ability to understand and apply new technologies with a strong desire to learn and improve
:Ability to effectively prioritize, make decisions, solve problems and execute tasks in a high:pressure environment
:Ability to work independently and within a team on multiple simultaneous tasks within a challenging fast paced customer:oriented environment.
:Thorough understanding of Internet architectures;
:5+ years’ System Administration experience in a large:scale, multi:OS (Linux/Windows) high:availability environment required with knowledge of patch management, storage management and performance management
:2+ years’ experience with configuration management tools (Chef, Ansible, Saltstack) and continuous integration tools (Jenkins, Bamboo, CircleCI, Capistrano)
:1+ years’ experience with cloud computing and application platforms; AWS, Azure, Heroku
:1+ years’ experience managing LAMP web:farms in a virtual environment (VMWare ESXi, Xen, Hyper:V) serving millions of page views daily; Memcache/Redis; Load:balancing. Nginx configuration and operation
:Experience with containerization and orchestration: Docker, CoreOS, Kubernetes, Swarm, Mesos
:Experience setting up and regularly using monitoring, trending and logging tools (Graphite/Grafana, Zabbix, CollectD, StatsD, Sensu, Nagios, ELK, Librato, Graylog, Cloudwatch )
:Experience with revision control systems and usage for managing systems configuration; SVN, Git, etc.
:Experience with managing, operating and monitoring backup systems
:Familiarity with fundamental networking/distributed computing environment concepts; can configure NFS, key:based SSH; DNS; familiar with basic networking concepts


To apply for this job please visit the following URL: https://www.tiptopjob.com/jobs/67639091_job.asp?source=trovit