Id : 63292
Category : Information Technology
Location/City : BC – Vancouver
Region : Vancouver Area
Job Type : Permanent
Recruiter Name : Erin Doblanko

Please submit your resume, in Word format, directly to Erin Doblanko at or call Erin at 780-944-1336.

Senior RedHat Systems Administrator needed immediately to lead DevOps for growing solution company!

The Opportunity

Our client, a leader in their niche industry, is looking for a senior Linux Systems Administrator to join its infrastructure team. For this pivotal role they need a tenacious and spirited addition to the team that is forward thinking and tackles infrastructure and deployment challenges with zest. The successful candidate will have solid experience managing cloud hosted solutions, know LAMP inside and out and thrive in a collaborative team environment. This role can be based in Vancouver or Nanaimo.

Key Account Responsibilities and Functions

  • Design, monitor and maintain cloud based web hosting infrastructure.
  • Manage, monitor, test and troubleshoot for performance, security, upgrades and deployments of web platforms.
  • Documentation for defining system and operational policies and procedures including detailing deployment and disaster recovery.
  • Work closely with project development teams for the creation and deployment of new platforms and services.
  • Collaborate and complete administrative duties for department relating to budget submission, capacity planning and road mapping.
  • Work closely with vendors for upgrades and on escalations.
  • Continual learning, professional development and knowledge sharing of emerging technologies for cloud infrastructure and devOps.
  • Coordinating with developers to create new platforms and services.

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • Completion of related post secondary education.
  • At least 5 years experience in senior systems administration duties for web applications solutions using LAMP stack.
  • RedHat certification preferred.
  • Scripting experience.
  • Configuration management tools (Chef, ansible, puppet).
  • Cloud based server deployments.
  • Experience with JMeter, postfix MTA, and Nagios/ELK stack preferred.

Compensation and Benefits

  • Up to $100,000 depending on experience.
  • A comprehensive benefits package will be provided.

Please quote Job Reference #63292

Please submit your resume, in Word format, directly to Erin Doblanko at or call Erin at 780-944-1336.

Executrade is one of the largest and most comprehensive full-service recruitment firms in Western Canada, with 11 divisions and locations in Edmonton, Calgary, and Vancouver. We have over 40 years of experience helping client companies and candidates achieve their business goals and vision. Our success is due to our people, the strong relationships we build, and the continuous and robust evaluation and refining of our recruitment and staffing processes.

Individuals interested in this employment opportunity must obtain the necessary approvals from the Government of Canada – Citizenship and Immigration department, prior to applying for this position. In accordance with the Canadian Immigration laws, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada for employment opportunities. Detailed information can be obtained from

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