Systems Administrator

Ramius Corporation - headquartered in Ottawa, Canada - builds ground-breaking social software, bringing people together to connect, engage and collaborate with intuitive ease and reliability. Whatever you need to do, from gathering business insights that go beyond surveys, innovating and co-developing the next big thing, building brand advocates or empowering employees to work smarter, it can be done using one of Ramius' suite of online community software solutions.

Ramius' core product is Recollective, an intuitive new approach for building online qualitative research studies that incorporate modern online community and social capabilities. Recollective is available to research agencies, enterprises or other professionals as a cloud-based, highly scalable software solution. (

Ramius currently has an opening for a full-time Systems Administrator to work out of its Gatineau office.

  • Management of all cloud deployments across multiple geographies and service providers
  • Oversee all systems, application & network patching and updates
  • Management of all backup and recovery solutions
  • Maintain and deploy multi servers mysql cluster configurations
  • Implementation and management of monitoring solutions, health and uptime of all services
  • Development and implementation of Security standards processes and documentation
  • Development and implementation of Disaster recovery and business continuity
  • Regular penetration and vulnerability testing and reporting
  • Assist with application testing and deployment
Required Skills and Experience:
  • Strong experience on Linux based systems
  • Experience and knowledge of IT Security tools, policies and standards (OWASP,SSAE16)
  • Experience with Rackspace Cloud servers, load balancers and imaging
  • Experience with Amazon AWS, specifically S3, Cloudfront, Route53 and EC2
  • Knowledge of SSL certificate purchasing and configurations
  • Network administration & DNS management
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment and adapt to changing organizational demands.
  • Demonstrated capability for strong organizational skills and adherence to process.
  • Knowledge of MySQL, Java, HTML, JavaScript, and CSS considered an asset.
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Qualified applicants are invited to submit a resume with a cover letter outlining how your skills and experience meet the above requirements.

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