• IT
  • Montreal
  • 1 Opening
  • Posting expiry date : Thursday October 3rd 2019
Roles and Responsibilities

The Technology department at DNEG is responsible for the smooth running of the entire IT infrastructure across our global network. Our System Administrators play a key part because their role entails day to day support as well as project work to sustain and improve our large, primarily Linux infrastructure.

Working as a team, they provide 2nd and 3rd line technical support to our global infrastructure including support for our Netapps and Dell servers running XFS, NFS, CIFS as well as our SGI DMF backup systems. Systems Administrators also manage and maintain our large MySQL and Postgres databases while also ensuring supporting technologies like SaltStack and Jenkins are working correctly. Reporting and diagnosing issues using monitoring systems including Sensu, Graphite, Ganglia and others is a daily requirement.

Skills and Requirements

Must have

Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent experience
Previous experience as a Systems Administrator
Extensive experience working with Linux systems
Knowledge of Python, Perl and Bash
Experience using Git
Experience working with a ticketing system, ideally JIRA
Ability to articulate complex information to non-technical people

About you

Smart, driven and adaptable
Logical and practical in approach to solving complex problems
Team orientated and organized
Strong communicator

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  • Published: 2 weeks ago
  • This offer expires on Thursday October 3rd 2019
  • Sector of Activity: IT
  • Title: Systems Administrator



We are DNEG, one of the world's leading visual effects, animation and stereo conversion companies for feature film and television, with studios in London, Vancouver, Mumbai, Los Angeles, Chennai, Montréal, Chandigarh, Hyderabad and Goa.

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