Product Support Systems Administrator

City: Toronto
Last visit: 2014-10-29
Author's ads: 1

Posted: 2014-10-29


Specializing in delivering tailored IT recruitment solutions to specific business areas, Randstad Technologies provides short-term contractors with specific skills or permanent staff to bring a refreshed focus to IT divisions. Our teams are experts in their local labor markets. They are skilled at marrying talent and business - matching talented IT professionals with the culture and business goals of Canada’s leading IT organizations.

Randstad Technologies covers virtually all IT roles, levels and platforms, including:

Application Programmer/Developer





Executive Management

Mainframe Operator


Network Analysis/Administrator

Project Administrator

Security Analysis


Technical Writer



Product Support Systems Administrator 280466)

Our client, in the gaming industry, is seeking a Product Support Systems Administrator to join their expanding and dynamic team.

What is the role of the Product Support System Administrator?

. Responsible for the infrastructure and product support for one or more product lines.

. Be proactive in making sure the product is running efficiently and effectively.

. Work with the development team to make sure one has total understanding of the product and also advise the development team on any issues or observations when the product is running on production.

. As new features of the product are been developed you need to be involved in the design and looking at iterations as they are released so you learn how the product works, behaves and is configured.

What we're looking for:

. Expert on Linux based commands.

. Able to work with firewalls and load balancers and understand their operation.

. Able to understand contents of TCPDUMP and other diagnostic tools.

. Able to diagnose network issues.

. Interested in application server and JVM optimization.

. Database administration skills.

. Experience in working across multiple projects/tasks.

. Ability to prioritize tasks based on business deliverables.

. Ability to communicate to management status, risks, issues.

. An ability to work to tight deadlines and within constraints.

. Ability to co-ordinate with the project team leads.

. Undertake small to medium-sized IT projects as instructed by the Management.

. Must have strong analytical, diagnostic and problem-solving skills with ability to work independently and be able to prioritize and handle multiple outstanding tasks.

. Attention to detail.

Technology Stack:

. Java, JEE, Messaging; Strong OOD and knowledge of design patterns, JBOSS, Resin, Tomcat app servers, SQL, mySQL, Spring and/or Struts, REST API, XML processing, UML, JQuery, JSP, Taglibs, HTML 5, CSS, Agile development, continuous build environment, unit tests, Quality focused, Open source technologies HAProxy, Linux, ActiveMQ, Coyote load balancers, and EMC Isilion.

Apply online today and receive immediate consideration!


Linux Based Commands (Expert) (Must Have)

Firewalls, Load Balancers (Must Have)

Diagnostic Tools, esp. TCPDUMP (Must Have)

Diagnose Network Issues (Must Have)

Communication Skills (Must Have)

Managing Multiple Small Projects (Must Have)

Interest in Application Server & JVM Optimization (Must Have)

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About Randstad Canada

Randstad Canada is the Canadian leader for staffing, recruitment and HR Services. As the only fully integrated staffing company in the country, we understand the recruitment needs and demands of employers and job seekers across all levels and industries. Through our insightful knowledge of local markets, employment trends and global network of recruitment experts, we are shaping the Canadian world of work.

As a key player in the recruitment and staffing market, Randstad Canada provides unrivalled expertise in matching Canada’s top talent with the most sought after Canadian employers. Through our network of over 85 branches across 7 provinces, we offer fully bilingual solutions and operational excellence by meeting the unique needs of our clients and candidates across the country. We have helped employers fill more than 40,000 positions in diverse industries.

Randstad around the world

Randstad is the second largest HR services provider in the world, generating annual revenues of more than $27 billion. Randstad services more than 45 countries, with 28,000 corporate employees working from 4,300 branches, and employs over 450,000 people every day.

Industry: Recruitment and Staffing

Job Function: Sales and Business Development