Broadbase Human Resources

Under direction of designated Manager or Lead:

  • Assumes senior-level responsibilities for participating in planning, developing, implementing and administering the operating systems, hardware management and configuration with emphasis on Unix environments
  • Installs, configures and maintains network operating system components to ensure that the server environment meets the integration and performance needs
  • Takes a leadership role in liaising with external resources to ensure effective implementation of the Unix environment, including effective knowledge and skills transfer to staff members.


  • Leadership functions:
    • Leads both strategic and tactical planning and implementing of enterprise-level complex projects and coordination of project staff, including external vendors, partners and consultants
  • Service functions:
    • Administers and supports corporate file servers including Unix (SUN Solaris, Red Hat, OpenShift), Windows Server, Windows Hyper-V including user set-up, and object-level and directory-level security, with emphasis on Unix environment
    • Ensures all corporate servers are backed up successfully, and performs restore operations according to corporate policies and procedures
    • Monitors and optimizes systems performance on Servers and VM’s.
    • Performs capacity planning on all servers and server operating systems, Local and Wide Area Networks
    • plans, installs and maintains corporate firewalls including proxy services, IP filtering, subnet masking, access control lists and rules
    • Writes and evaluates reports, business cases, documentation, and RFPs
    • Participates on project teams in a variety of configurations and environments, involving participants from various areas.
    • Evenings, weekends and callback work will be required.


  • Post-secondary degree or diploma in computer science or related discipline, or an equivalent combination of education, experience and certification
  • Extensive experience in information technology, including a minimum of 3 years’ current senior-level experience (within the last 5 years) planning, leading, developing, implementing, and maintaining solutions in the following areas:
    • Server Operating Systems ( Windows, Solaris, Red Hat)
    • Public/Private Cloud and Virtualization
    • Storage / Backup and Recovery/DR Solutions
  • Excellent working knowledge of Windows Server, Windows Hyper-V, Solaris, Red Hat, OpenShift operating system, able to do support scripting, file management, administration, and installation
  • Knowledge of IP routing (DNS, addressing), security issues, and specific skills to use current component such as Cisco Router, firewalls
  • Demonstrated understanding of various identity and authorization systems including Open LDAP, Microsoft Active Directory, and SAML implementations
  • Competent knowledge of security issues related to the operating system
  • Knowledge of security standards related to access control, NIS Solaris, Red hat, Windows Server, LDAP set-up and file management security
  • Demonstrated ability to provide leadership, show initiative and self-direction, maintain currency of knowledge, and identify and solve problems that require investigation and creativity, under sustained pressure in a results-oriented team environment
  • Demonstrated ability to respond flexibly and productively to multiple and changing priorities in a variety of work environments, including joint project teams, work with consultants, and on individual assignments
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Effective communication skills.
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