Systems Administrator

Job Type:
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

You will deliver professional technical services for gaming platforms. This role acts as a technical expert working with product owners, solution architects, project managers, QA analysts, developers as well as with third party vendors. 

Why we need you: -

Using a deep understanding of enterprise system solutions and the latest technical know-how, you will work towards enabling effective integration of various applications into a unified platform. You will support the production platforms, escalating to vendors and internal stakeholders as required along with supporting all non-production environments.

Who are we looking for: -

You’ll have a Bachelor’s degree in a relevant discipline or a two-year college diploma supplemented by industry recognized IT certifications as you will be acting as subject matter expert in the planning, design, deployment, configuration and on-going maintenance of new applications in all environments.

You will have proven experience supporting multi-tier applications in a production environment and have advanced knowledge of Linux command line, VMWare and TCPIP networking. You will also have demonstrated experience with implementation of network and server security controls to industry best practice.

You will be working closely with application stakeholders to translate business requirements into technical specifications so experience automation and scripting as well as agile methodologies is important as is excellent time management, organizational and multi-tasking skills.

As the ideal candidate, you will have: -

You will be proactively researching, recommended and applying the latest technology and industry best practices and standards so excellent problem solving and analytical thinking/innovation is important as is demonstrated experience in business and process analysis and improvement.

What’s in it for you?

The salary for this job is based on experience, so whilst we are not able to go into detail at this stage, we can say that we offer great salary packages and a discretionary annual performance bonus.

We offer health and dental insurance for you and your dependents plus you can join our company pension scheme.

Our in-house training and development team deliver fantastic support to develop your skills and support you in progressing your career.

We have on-site yoga a few times a week and lunch is on us. We also have fresh fruit, snacks and drinks in the office so you won’t go hungry.

What happens next?

We will aim to get back to you as soon as possible. If you meet the criteria, then we’ll invite you to a phone interview and if that goes well we’ll meet you for a face-to-face interview.

The Group

The Stars Group owns or licenses gaming and related consumer businesses and brands, including PokerStars, PokerStars Casino, BetStars, Full Tilt, FOX Bet, BetEasy, Sky Bet, Sky Vegas, Sky Casino, Sky Bingo, Sky Poker, and Oddschecker, as well as live poker tour and events brands. Collectively, these and other brands of The Stars Group have millions of registered customers globally, forming one of the world’s largest and most licensed publicly listed online gaming companies. This role is in the Group’s Richmond Hill (Toronto) service office in the IT infrastructure & DevOps department.

At The Stars Group, we encourage applications from all sections of the communityIf you are an applicant with a disability and you require accommodations at any point in our recruitment process, please let our talent acquisition team know when they contact you to invite for interview.