System Administrator Job Opportunity

Position Summary

Larus is looking for a System Administrator to help manage and maintain our IT infrastructure. The ideal candidate will manage a mix of onsite and cloud infrastructure including compute clusters, network storage, backups and user workstations. They will also assist in purchasing new equipment, deploying infrastructure on customer sites and identifying new technology that will help us succeed. The position is in Ottawa, Ontario.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Manage our continuous integration pipeline
  • Manage our internal compute and storage resources
  • Manage our backup solution
  • Manage our server infrastructure (Active Directory, Virtual Machines, CentOS)
  • Manage our internal databases (Postgres)
  • Resolve user technical issues
  • Work with customer operations staff to deploy Larus products on their site
  • Support existing deployments by working with customer operations staff to resolve issues
  • Identify and recommend equipment to purchase

Required Skills

  • Experience using and maintaining Linux based servers
  • Experience using virtualization like Hyper-V or VMware
  • Working knowledge of containers (Docker, Kubernetes or others)
  • Working knowledge of cloud providers (AWS, Azure or others)
  • Working knowledge of network configuration (VLANs and subnets)

Desired Characteristics

  • Able to work independently
  • Desire to learn and improve
  • Willing to occasionally travel to customer sites

Location: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

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