Senior System Administrator Job at Cineplex – in Toronto, ON
Life at Cineplex:
Cineplex is synonymous with entertainment. Known as Canada’s largest and most innovative film exhibitor, we’re so much more than movies – operating The Rec Room, Canada’s favourite destination for ‘Eats & Entertainment’ and Playdium, specially designed for teens and families.
At Cineplex, change and disruption are nothing new. Infusing innovation into everything we do has fueled our evolution as a fully-integrated, diversified and growing organization with exciting career opportunities in our locations and corporate functions. Grow with us, and explore roles in operations, food services, hospitality, digital commerce (CineplexStore.com), digital (Cineplex Digital Media) and cinema media (Cineplex Media), consumer loyalty (SCENE), finance, human resources, technology, amusement solutions (Player One Amusement Group), and more.
Proudly recognized as having one of the country’s Most Admired Corporate Cultures, we rally behind our values of Teamwork, Innovation and Excellence.
We are creative, curious and love thinking big. The next evolution of Cineplex starts here, with you.
Learn more about our businesses through the links below.
Cineplex | Cineplex Digital Media | | Cineplex Media | Cineplex Store | Player One Amusement Group | Playdium | The Rec Room | SCENE
Inclusion & Diversity:
Cineplex is an equal opportunity employer with a commitment to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We encourage and welcome applications from all intersectional walks of life. The collective sum of our individual differences, experiences, knowledge, innovation, self-expression, unique capabilities, and talent represents a significant part of our culture. By valuing a diverse workforce, we enforce hiring practices that are fair and equitable.
The Digital & Technology Department has an immediate opening for the position of Senior Systems Administrator reporting directly to the Director, Digital & Technology Operations.
You will use your technical knowledge and problem solving skills to implement solutions in a fast-paced environment. You will also act as a technical subject matter expert for D&T Operations.
The specific responsibilities include:
1. Public and Private Cloud Architecture and Configuration
Provide guidance in infrastructure migration methodologies and techniques including mass application movements into the cloud.
Develop, maintain Private cloud infrastructure (Dell Compellent and VMware)
Assist in the DR (Disaster Recovery) planning of a multi-site Virtualization and Storage infrastructure along with DR planning for local sites where IT Infrastructure equipment is present.
2. System Administration and Maintenance
Perform installation, configuration and maintenance of software including operating system, patches, and 3rd party products.
Maintain and troubleshoot Basic IIS configurations
Provide support for tier 3 technical issues
Provision and Maintain ServerBlade Server technologies primarily Dell
Methodically troubleshoot issues using a variety of monitoring tools
Document processes and systems
3. Application Support
Must have experience working with a wide range of applications including:
Email / Messaging solutions
File / Print servers
FTP Server / File transfer support
Cloud based Applications
Must be familiar with proprietary application support
Experience Scripting (PowerShell/JSON/ARM)
4. Networking Administration
Understanding of Network topologies
Ability to troubleshoot and resolve network issues in a LAN / WAN environment
Act as an Escalation point for the Computer Operations team.
Mentor existing staff on cloud computing best practices and technology to drive cloud adoption.
Lead Problem Solving efforts possibly involving outside support or other support personnel.
5+ years of storage and virtualization experience in a mid-size to enterprise environment.
5+ years Disaster Recovery Experience
5+ years of experience supporting remote locations and working with a remote support utility
5+ Years working with windows 2008/2012 Operating Systems
2+ Years of Working with Public Cloud Infrastructure
Experience with VMWare is REQUIRED
Experience with Cloud-related activity is REQUIRED
Must be able to design, prepare and conduct new technology evaluations to determine infrastructure solutions based on business requirements and make recommendations for improvement of infrastructure, technology, operational capability, reliability and performance
Must be proactive and possess strong interpersonal, customer service, communication, and organizational skills
Must possess excellent written and verbal presentation skills
Must be able to operate in a busy environment and manage multiple projects and change with shifting priorities
Must possess design and documentation skills utilizing MS Visio to keep network / infrastructure diagrams current
Must be self-motivated
Must be able to be on call on a rotational basis
Must be able to handle multiple priorities in a fast paced environment
Ability to travel may be required
University / College education in computer science or relevant work experience.
Must be either certified or working towards MCSE Cloud and Infrastructure
Interested applicants, please apply today.
While we appreciate all interest, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. As part of Cineplex Entertainment’s standard recruitment process, suitable candidate(s) will be required to undergo pre-employment screening as a condition of employment or promotion.
No Agency Calls Please
About the Company
Company: Cineplex –
Company Location: Toronto, ON