Network Systems Administrator

Full time

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About Gameloft

A leading digital and social game publisher, Gameloft® has established itself as one of the top innovators in its field since 2000. Gameloft creates games for all digital platforms and with an audience of 140 million monthly users offers via Gameloft Advertising Solutions a unique level of visibility and involvement to advertisers. Gameloft operates its own established franchises such as Asphalt®, Order & Chaos, Modern Combat and Dungeon Hunter and also partners with major rights holders including Universal, Illumination Entertainment, Disney®, Marvel®, Hasbro®, Fox Digital Entertainment, Mattel® and Ferrari®. Gameloft distributes its games in over 100 countries and employs 6,000 people worldwide. Gameloft is a Vivendi company.

At Gameloft Montreal, you’ll be working with the world’s best game developers. Our studio has developed, and continues to develop, hit titles that include the Dungeon Hunter, Modern Combat and Gangstar series.

Job Description

We are currently looking for a Network Systems Administrator.

From the beginning of your adventure with us, you will be tasked with:

  • Working with the following breakdown of tasks: 50% systems (Linux), 25% network, and 25% programming
  • Developing and implementing a platform that will automate deployment, operations and repetitive tasks
  • Implementing best practices and procedures across network operations
  • Utilising DevOps methodology while working with open-source network operating-systems, such as Cumulus
  • Operating open-source-based networking systems such as firewalls and load balancers
  • Playing a role in formulating and implementing global network and systems configuration-standards
  • Proposing, documenting and implementing procedures for reporting, auditing and managing the global network
  • Documenting technical procedures, standards and policies
  • Deploying new network infrastructure in data centres and remote offices
  • Potentially making oneself available to work on call 24/7 (pager)
  • Providing level-2/-3 general assistance
  • Handling low-level network system debugging


Experience and qualifications:

Note: Solid fundamental knowledge of networks and Linux is more valuable than experience with any specific platform or branded equipment.

  • Solid knowledge of Linux-based operating systems and open-source tools
  • Proficiency with modern programming languages such as Python
  • Working knowledge of configuration-management software (Puppet, Ansible)
  • Excellent organisational, analytical and project-management skills
  • Ability to work under pressure in a 24x7x365 production environment
  • Understanding of routing protocols (BGP, OSPF, etc.) and TCP/IP stack functionality (an asset)

And above all, motivation and a passion for your work!

Why Join the World of Gameloft?

  • Because you want to be part of an exceptional experience within a company that is constantly growing!
  • Because you want to work with talented people who are industry pioneers!
  • Because you want to join a global company and meet great people around the world from all walks of life.
  • Or, just because you’re looking for a great place to work!


What We Offer

  • Benefits befitting a company of our size
  • Vacation and personal days off
  • Public transportation allowances (partial reimbursement of OPUS card)
  • A storage room for 80 bikes
  • Daily snacks
  • A game room
  • A rooftop terrace


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