Senior Configuration Analyst

Richmond Hill, Toronto, Canada IT Permanent

We’re looking for a senior systems configuration analyst to join our busy and dynamic team in our Richmond Hill office.

Why we need you: –

You will work with system infrastructure and application configuration. You will configure, deploy, and troubleshoot applications in all company’s verticals. You will monitor system component health and performance. You will maintain multiple environments in QA and Production. You will work with other teams on application and deployment requirements.

Who are we looking for: –

You’ll be taking part in application configuration, deployment, restarts, and troubleshooting in QA and production environments along with contributing to architectural decisions so you’ll need to have technical expertise in Windows and Linux operating systems and networking. You’ll be participating in developing new infrastructure and deployment schemes as well as system monitoring, performance analysis and recommending how to enhance it. Proficiency in scripting languages like Python, PowerShell and Bash is important as is hands on experience with orchestration tools (Jenkins, etc.). A relevant degree or similar qualification along with strong analytical and problem-solving skills is important as is competency in Version Control (Git/Bitbucket).

You will communicate with developers and BSA to clarify their requirements along with collaborate with systems to implement application requirements/consulting production support team on any issues so effective communication skills are important. You’ll be working with systems and DBA on environment infrastructure as well as assisting QA teams in their tasks. Programming experience would be an advantage (C++, Java) as is experience with configuration management tools (Saltstack, Ansible, etc). You’ll also be coaching new team members and participating in urgent cases.

What’s in it for you?

The salary for this job is based on experience, so whilst we are not able to go into detail at this stage, we can say that we offer great salary packages and a discretionary annual performance bonus.

We offer health and dental insurance for you, your partner and your children (if you all live at the same address). In addition, you can join our company pension scheme.

Our in-house training and development team deliver fantastic support to develop your skills and support you in progressing your career.

Lunch is on us and there is free fresh fruit, snacks, drinks in the office.

What happens next?

We will aim to get back to you as soon as possible. If you meet the criteria, then we’ll invite you to a phone interview and if that goes well we’ll ask you to partake in a take-home technical assessment then meet you for a face-to-face interview.

The Group

The Stars Group is the ultimate owner of industry leading gaming brands such as PokerStars, PokerStars Casino, BetStars, Full Tilt, and the PokerStars Live brands, and through its ownership of Sky Betting & Gaming, a mobile-led leading online gaming operator, licenses the Sky Bet, Sky Vegas, Sky Casino, Sky Bingo and Sky Poker online gaming brands. Collectively, these and other brands of The Stars Group have millions of registered customers globally, forming one of the world’s largest publicly listed online gaming companies. This role is in the Group’s Richmond Hill, Toronto service office in the Application Management department.

At The Stars Group, we encourage applications from all sections of the community If you are an applicant with a disability and you require accommodations at any point in our recruitment process, please let our talent acquisition team know when they contact you to invite for interview.