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Sr. Systems Administrator at Secure Key
Toronto, CA / Ontario, CA
SecureKey is a leading identity and authentication provider that simplifies consumer access to online services and applications. SecureKey enables next generation privacy-enhancing identity and authentication networks for conveniently connecting people to critical online services using a digital credential they already have and trust. SecureKey is headquartered in Toronto, with offices in Boston and San Francisco. For more information, please visit

The ideal candidate will have experience handling multiple vendor relationships and working closely with them to meet our growing business requirements efficiently and cost effectively. The ideal candidate for this role would have experience running Linux and VMWare Cloud Fabric within an Internet Data Centre.

This talented individual must be able to work in a fast paced, highly dynamic environment with new software releases coming frequently as we grow our platform offering and add to our growing list of clients. Working in a demanding and fast paced environment from the Yonge and York Mills area this individual contributor must be able to establish priorities among multiple, competing demands and to meet deadlines.


Day-to-Day operations and maintenance of the server infrastructure and supporting SecureKey’s cloud services with a focus on Red Hat Linux, JAVA application servers, MYSQL and VMWare ESX.
Implementation of production changes in out-of-hours maintenance windows
On-call for critical incident support on a rotational basis
Provide input to post implementation reviews and RCAs
Management of issues using an ITIL-compliant ticketing system
Vendor Management

Required Skills & Experience:

10+ years’ experience in system / infrastructure administration or related field
Passionate about your work and creating quality solutions
Strong skills in critical thinking and problem solving.
Management of multi-tiered environments
Management and troubleshooting of Tomcat application servers or SpringSource tc Server
Hands-on experience with server / network infrastructure delivering Internet facing applications and solutions
Must be completely comfortable working in a shell environment
Managing VMware ESX environments in a clustered configuration including VMotion operation
Strong networking configuration and troubleshooting skills on Linux platforms
Strong team player (who is fun to work with!)
Ability to comply with strict processes in a highly controlled and monitored production environment
Strong desire to learn and work with new Web and Mobile technologies and architectures
Well organized, self-starter who is able to work under pressure and manage deadlines
Attention to detail
Experience with Spacewalk/Foreman, Docker, Git, Ansible, CI/CD, nginx/Proxy, Atlassian ConfluenceJIRA, Jenkins build service
Shell / Interpreter scripting skills (bash/python)
Basic knowledge of MySQL server
Basic knowledge of Apache 2.x servers
Good foundation in Information Security best practices

Desired Skills & Experience:

Managing mission critical systems in high availability configurations
Experience in Linux (preferably Red Hat) system preparation and administration
Experience with Kubernetes/Openshift, Terraform, Blockchain, CloudFoundry/PCF
Experience with Linux system hardening
Experience with MySQL deployments in high availability configurations
Experience with backup and restore operations including disk and tape arrays.
Experience with solution evaluation
Experience with auditing and reporting tools
Experience managing Windows server environments
Maintaining systems in a Managed Configuration including server baseline establishment, change tracking, server build reports, and other configuration management procedures.
Exposure to cloud based disaster recovery implementations
Management of iSCSI SAN environments, preferably PureStorage, EqualLogic
Configuration and management of NFS solutions, preferably NexentaStor
Ability to design and deliver solutions to meet a given customer requirement
Basic knowledge of HSM
Monitoring IPS like OSSEC
Familiarity with Hyperic and Splunk
Backup solution Rubric will be an asset

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