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Senior Systems Administrator Integration

Senior Systems Administrator Integration
BCLC Published: June 21, 2017
Job Type
Date Posting Expires


Date: Jun 2, 2017

Location: Kamloops, BC, CA

Company: British Columbia Lottery Corporation

Why Work with Us

At BCLC, we are committed to our people. With consistently high engagement rates, we are proud of the culture we’ve built and are committed to continue being a great place to work. For ten years, we have been one of BC’s Top 50 Employers, and here’s a few reasons why:

  • Flexible work hours
  • Robust Wellness Program
  • Competitive compensation
  • Company paid Flexible Health and Dental plan for you and your family
  • Defined Benefit Pension Program
  • Free Onsite Yoga, Meditation, Circuit Training, Running club and more

The City of Kamloops offers a relaxed lifestyle with an abundance of recreational opportunities and a close-knit community of welcoming people. It has been home to the BCLC head office since 1985 and features:

  • A subsidized cafeteria
  • Free gym
  • Free parking and easy access to transit
  • Close proximity to parks, trails and other recreation amenities
  • Walking distance to shopping and restaurants

Job Summary:

The Senior Systems Administrator delivers professional technical services and solutions for the integration and maintenance of applications focusing primarily on the eGaming and Tibco ESB Platforms. This role acts as an technical expert working with Product Owners, Solution Architects, Project Managers, QA analysts, Developers,   as well as with many third part vendors.  Using a deep understanding of enterprise system solutions and the latest technical know-how, the system administrator works towards enabling effective integration of various vendors applications into a unified gaming platform.  This role is subject to the requirement of after-hours support.

Key Accountabilities

  • Supports the eGaming and TIBCO ESB production platforms at a Tier II level, escalating to vendors and internal stakeholders as required;
  • Supports all non-production environments related to the eGaming and TIBCO ESB platforms;
  • Acts as subject matter expert in the planning, design, deployment, configuration and on-going maintenance of new gaming applications in all environments;
  • Works closely with application stakeholders to translate business requirements into technical specifications;
  • Proactively researches, recommends, and applies the latest technology and industry best practices and standards.

Minimum Required Qualifications:

Education and Experience

  • University degree in a relevant discipline or a two-year college diploma supplemented by industry recognized IT certifications;
  • 3-5 years progressively responsible experience supporting multi-tier applications in a production environment;
  • Experience in Information Systems design, development, support and management;
  • Experience working with vendors / teams across multiple time zones;
  • An equivalent combination of education and/or experience may be considered.

Technical Requirements

  • Advanced knowledge of Red Hat Linux and Linux command line, VMWare, Apache, Tomcat JBOSS, Java, TCPIP networking, and Shell scripting;
  • Demonstrated experience with implementation of network and server security controls to industry best practice;
  • Demonstrated experience in automated provisioning, configuration and monitoring technologies;
  • Demonstrated experience working with cloud services and technologies;
  • Demonstrated experience in the administration, service deployment and monitoring of Enterprise Service Business solutions – particularly the Tibco platform as well as knowledge of the Mashery Product would be a strong asset;
  • Excellent time management, organizational and multi-tasking skills to manage multiple concurrent activities under strict timelines.
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical thinking;
  • Excellent customer service, communication and interpersonal skills;
  • Demonstrated experience in business and process analysis and improvement
  • Demonstrated experience in business and process analysis and improvement

Working Conditions

  • Must be able to work flexible hours and provide after-hours support as needed.

Please Note: This opportunity will remain open until a qualified candidate pool has been established.

Please Note: Candidates must be legally entitled to work in Canada

Job Segment: System Administrator, Information Systems, Linux, Developer, Java, Technology

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