System Admin- Hadoop/ Linux

  • Date Posted May 3, 2022
  • Location Toronto, Ontario
  • Job Type Contract
  • Job ID 14451

Are you collaborative, innovative, and enjoy visionary thinking? Are you a self-motivated individual who is hardworking with proven work history? Are you a forward-thinking, creative individual who willingly takes ownership of complex and challenging initiatives? Then, Apply Now!

Working with one of the top financial clients this role calls for a System Admin- Hadoop/ Linux who will be responsible for supporting the team to assist with currency initiatives to ensure existing hardware is up-to-date with respect to O/S and Application related patches as well as overnight support duties. This candidate should have some Unix System Administrator experience as well as Hadoop experience, accompanied by a strong knowledge of ServiceNow. The ideal candidate has effective interpersonal, organizational, analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to work well with a fast-moving team.


  • Monitor and resolve incidents related to infrastructure systems and applications
  • Initiate corrective actions to resolve system and infrastructure application errors.
  • Log and document production problems, identify recurring problems and recommend preventative measures.
  • Answer calls from application support groups or systems engineers, identify problems and resolve or escalate as required.
  • Interact with systems programmers, server, database and network support staff to maintain responsive and available infrastructure for the application

Desired Skill Set:

  • 10 years of proven experience with Hadoop and Linux
  • 5 years of experience with Service Now
  • 4 years of experience in a Unix systems administrator role
  • Degree in Computer Science

Nice to have:

  • 8 years of working knowledge of SaltStack
  • Linux Certification

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