Lixar is looking for a
Infrastructure Team Lead

Infrastructure Team Lead
  • Ottawa

Lixar is looking for an experienced IT professional to become our Infrastructure Team Lead. In this role you will be supervising a team of professionals providing support, consultation, implementation, and configuration of a variety of systems.

As an Experienced Team Lead, you will have:

  • 7+ years experience as a network/system administrator in a heterogeneous system and network environment
  • 3+ years leadership experience
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, both oral and written, are required for daily interaction with both clients and team members
  • Experience leading, developing and coaching IT staff to meet the changing needs of users, offices, projects and technologies; and varying staff strengths
  • Experience in technical project management and demonstrated ability to take an IT project through all phases of implementation as well as post-implementation follow-up
  • Highly independent and flexible in support and resolution issues

The following would be considered an asset:

  • Experience with VPN, IP Security, Virtualization, WAN technologies, VoIP/IP Telephony and troubleshooting are highly desirable.
  • Experience with administering Windows, Mac, Linux and FreeBSD operating systems.
  • Experience with root cause analysis, testing and debugging
  • Experience with Azure Infrastructure and Deployment
  • Experience with cloud based platforms: Azure, AWS, Google App Engine, OpenStack
  • Experience with automation tools such as Ansible, Chef, Saltstack
  • Experience in Agile development and/or Continuous Deployment methodologies is a definite asset
  • Experience designing and building server clusters for use with VMWare
  • Proven experience with git and git best practices
  • Experience with administering application servers
  • Experience with a fast moving data and software development company

What you must value:

  • A sense of humour
  • Like knowing that your routine is in fact, not routine
  • Have exceptional communication skills
  • Have high commitment to quality and attention to detail
  • Not blame others for your mistakes
  • Get things done!


Sound like you?
Send your résumé and salary expectations to Lixar today!

Thank you for applying! We look forward to meeting with the selected interview candidates.
Lixar IT welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.