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Jr Systems Administrator
Jr Systems Administrator
  Full-Time @ Technicolor

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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Responsible for effective provisioning, installation/configuration, operation, and maintenance of systems hardware and software related to Technicolor Toronto’s post-production infrastructure.  

Responsible for but not limited to the configuration, preventive and corrective maintenance of all computer-based production equipment in addition to Media Storage, File delivery, Transcode and other video systems.

Key Responsibilities:

  •   Provide front line hardware and software desktop support to artists and production staff;
  •   Installation and troubleshooting of software packages;
  •   Setup and configure workstations for new employees, relocate and configure workstations;
  •   Test and troubleshoot workstation performance issues;
  •   Contribute to technical wiki for documentation, and updating the inventory database;
  •   Patching and cable management;
  •   Escalate issues and problems to senior systems staff.


  •   Experience with Linux, Windows 7, 10 and/or OS X;
  •   A good understanding of IP subnetting;
  •   Experience with NAS environments including NFS and SMB;
  •   Basic understanding of networking and associated protocols/applications (DNS, DHCP)
  •   Good customer service skills
  •   A strong desire to learn new skills and technology;
  •   Ability to work within our team as well as independently;
  •   Ability to lift 40lbs;
  •   Fluent in English

Desireable Skills:

  •   Experience in scripting, programming of any kind and/or automation framework (like salt);
  •   Previous experience in a Junior IT position in VFX or related areas;
  •   Understanding of video codecs, resolutions and colour theory.
  •   Redhat or Cisco certification
This job posting was last updated on Aug. 19, 2019