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System Administrator
  Full-Time @ 9 Story Media Group

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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9 Story Media Group and Brown Bag Films is recruiting a Systems Administrator who loves Technology as much as we love animation. If you enjoy a fast paced and dynamic working environment, where you get to work on lots of new Technology and nerd out with world class System engineers and Administrators then we want to hear from you. As the Systems Administrator you will have the opportunity to support and build our scaling enterprise systems across our 3D and 2D pipelines. While industry experience would be beneficial, it is not essential.



  • Installing new software releases, system upgrades
  • Evaluates and installs patches and resolves software related problems
  • Performs system backups and recovery
  • Maintains data files and monitors system configuration to ensure data integrity
  • Involved in creating custom solutions for Production
  • Help in address Tickets through the Help Desk Ticketing System
  • Involved in determining needs and improvements in the current work flow (pipeline).
  • Such other duties as 9 Story may reasonably require.



  • 2 years + experience as a Systems Administrator in an animation studio
  • Knowledge of Ms Office, Microsoft Windows server 2008/2012, Microsoft Windows 7, Fedora, Debian
  • Proficient in IP trouble shooting (DHCP, DNS, PXE, SMTP, HTTP, FTP, SIP)
  • Has knowledge and is familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within the field
  • Proficient with Python or other scripting language
  • Expert Knowledge of ThinkBox Deadline Rendering software
  • Knowledge of rendering software
  • Strong interpersonal, organizational and communication skills.
  • Ability to work flexible hours if necessary.
  • Ability to work under pressure with tight deadline
  • Detail oriented and takes initiative


Our Toronto office can be found in the cool and trendy Liberty Village with over 200 artists working on award winning animated children’s content. You will benefit from a competitive compensation package, interesting work and a fun/supportive work environment.


If this sounds like the job for you please send your resume to jobs@9Story.com

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Applicants need to be legally eligible to work in Canada and have Ontario Residency


We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age. Should you require accommodation throughout the recruitment process, please let us know your requirements when contacted.




This job posting was last updated on Dec. 21, 2017