Senior System Administrator

Visier | Vancouver, Canada

Posted Date 5/02/2019

Visier is looking for a Senior System Administrator to manage Visier's physical and virtual infrastructure including network, servers, storage, datbases, firewalls and data security.

What you'll be doing...

  • Gather requirements and design new software features that enables easy deployment management
  • Deploy and maintain highly available services in AWS
  • Automate manual operational tasks
  • Manage traditional and cloud hosting environments as infrastructure-as-code
  • Understand business requirements and author technical design for features
  • Debug own code and existing code base, and develop and document how to test a feature in a test plan
  • Provide task breakdown, dependencies and time estimates in technical design document
  • Collaborate with stakeholders in other departments and fellow developers

What you'll bring to the table...

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics or similar field with an excellent academic record in Computer Science courses
  • 3+ years of experience with at least one relevant programming language (i.e. Python, Bash)
  • Excellent knowledge of data structures and algorithms
  • Excellent knowledge of Linux internals, administration and networking
  • Excellent knowledge of Amazon Web Services
  • Strong knowledge of deployment and configuration management tools (Puppet, Ansible)
  • Strong experience with container technologies
  • Personal projects and/or contribution to projects on open source
  • Ability to work quickly to meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Commitment to disciplined and top quality software development – we write only high quality code and tests that ship rapidly into production

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