Sr. Systems Administrator

Job Summary:

We are currently looking for a Senior Systems Engineer to join our team in our Toronto office.  This role will provide 24×7 support for the infrastructure and applications in our studio, utilizing a mixture of Windows, Mac and Linux.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • You have an engineering background, developing and delivering solutions using automation, configuration management, and security best practices
  • You are familiar with Infrastructure as Code, incorporating automated builds, monitoring, and virtualization.
  • You are familiar with monitoring systems, utilizing tools like Zabbix, Graphite, Prometheus, Grafana, Graylog, CollectD, StatsD, DataDog, etc.
  • You have hands-on experience with VMWare and VDI
  • Experience managing multi-petabyte storage solutions
  • Your Windows and Linux Fu is strong, including scripting and troubleshooting.
  • You have experience with automation and configuration management (Puppet, Terraform, Ansible, etc.)
  • You can take ownership of the technical delivery and work effectively with our business partners to craft solutions for real business problems.
  • You are opinionated about what core engineering values look like and mentor and advocate for good design.
  • You have the people skills required to successfully work with domain experts and interface with clients.
  • You have worked in an operational support role with after-hours on-call responsibilities
  • You have ITIL Knowledge (Incident, Change and Problem Management) and tools

Experience:

  • 5+ years of demonstrated experience in the field.
  • Preference will be given to candidates with prior Media & Entertainment / VFX experience

If this sounds like you, please submit your cover letter and resume to
careers@spinvfx.com . Be sure to include “Sr. Systems Administrator” in the subject
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