SENIOR SYSTEMS ADMINISTRATOR

WHO WE ARE

Based out of London, Ontario since 2003; 787 Networks develops custom business entertainment services (music, music-video and digital signage) for themed entertainment venues throughout North America. We strongly believe in the power of the playlist and what it can achieve for a business’s relationship with their customer. Everything we do focuses on creating the highest quality entertainment experience for the businesses that subscribe to our networks and services.

Our team members enjoy flexible working hours, a casual working environment, and full kitchen amenities including a free, heathy, daily prepared lunch by our corporate chef, as well as snacks and beverages throughout the work day. We celebrate success as a team and strive to make each other as productive as possible, all while having fun doing it.

We believe in building a winning team of "A" players where you will thrive on doing meaningful work, surrounded by amazing people. We only hire the best people and we pay at the top of the market. Our company is energetic, agile and challenging.

PLEASE NOTE: Current openings are located in our London, ON offices. Please apply only if you are already located in or near London, or are interested in relocating. Relocation costs may be provided for successful candidates.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Do you love using multiple technologies to solve problems? Do you have experience in a variety of technical domains and want to find a position where you can use them all?

We are looking for a motivated individual who enjoys facing technical challenges, designing and deploying solutions, and then supporting those solutions to meet business needs. The right candidate will already have experience with a handful of technologies, and be quick to learn new ones.

The ideal candidate will take pride in maintaining existing systems, strive to maximize uptime and minimize disruption while simultaneously be seeking ways to improve and optimize.

We have a distributed infrastructure which requires monitoring, maintenance and 24-7 emergency support.

Our team is energetic, dynamic and motivated to use technology to deliver engaging, exciting products. We offer flexible hours, a modernized office, an on-site lunch program and more.

REQUIREMENTS

*** Minimum 5 years of professional experience as Senior Sys Admin.

PC/SERVER

  • Advanced Linux (CentOS/RHEL) Management
  • Advanced Windows Server OS Management
  • Apache Administration & Tuning
  • IIS Setup & Administration
  • MySQL/MariaDB Server Administration and Tuning
  • MySQL/MariaDB Querying
  • MSSQL Server Management
  • Active Directory Configuration, including Group Policies
  • Physical Server Builds and Repairs
  • Ansible or equivalent IT Automation
  • Scripting/Basic Programming (Python, Powershell, bash, VBS, etc).
  • Advanced PC Software Support
  • Virtualized Server Environments (HyperV or VMWare)
  • Tape Backup Management
  • SAN Server Management
  • Office365 or Exchange Server Management
  • Azure, Amazon or Rackspace Services Management

NETWORKING

  • Network Administration (Cisco)
  • Network Installation & Cabling
  • VLAN Layout and Implementation
  • VPN Management
  • WatchGuard Firewall Configuration
  • Load Balancer Management (HAProxy)
  • WLAN Management

PROCESS

  • IT Project Specification and Solution Architecture
  • Advanced Problem Solving, Testing and Debugging
  • Project/Task Management
  • 24-7 Emergency Support
  • System Health Monitoring and Alerting System Management (Check_MK or Nagios)
  • Source Control (git)

OTHER IT

  • Asterisk/Switchvox SIP Phone and PBX Management
  • Digital Security and Access System Management

PERKS

  • Large personal work space with multi-monitor PC and surround sound.
  • Spacious modern Dev Studio.
  • Free in house prepared lunch.
  • Unlimited snacks.
  • Fully stocked beverage fridge w/ soda, energy drinks, and fresh juice.
  • Competitive pay, sign-on bonuses, and relocation costs (if applicable).

If you enjoy the challenge of solving technical problems, brainstorming fresh and new ideas, then this may be the opportunity for you.

We look forward to hearing from you and welcome you to apply by sending your resume to careers@787networks.com. We thank you for your interest, but only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.