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Principal Cloud Systems Administrator

Req id:  31245

Richmond Hill, ON, CA Mississauga, ON, CA Waterloo, ON, CA



As the Information Company, our mission at OpenText is to create software solutions and deliver services that redefine the future of digital. Be part of a winning team that leads the way in Enterprise Information Management. 



The Opportunity:  
Open Text Cloud Services is seeking a Cloud Support Administrator. This position is an intermediate level position. Cloud Services team Provides IT Governance for Public Cloud environments, manage Opentext Commercial environments, and manage the Commercial and Lab AD/IAM services. 
Must possess strong analysis & troubleshooting skills, excellent communication skills are required, both written and verbal. Experience in a rapid pace environment with willingness to undertake new challenges. . 


You are great at:  
•    Providing high quality technical support, effectively analyzing issues, providing issue resolution, and customer notification.
•    Actively participates in self-improvement, process, and technology training programs.
•    Continually strives to expand comprehension of troubleshooting methodologies
•    Work cross-functionally within the organization, in a team environment, to deliver quality, satisfaction, and resolutions to the customers/internal teams
•    Submit and provide new content to knowledge base.
•    Work on-time resolution and quality compliance of escalated tickets or incident as per the agreed SLA.
•    Participate in documentation and product review 
•    May provide technical leadership and training for new and existing products within technical area
•    Perform other/additional duties and projects that may be periodically assigned.
•    Have financial and cost benefit knowledge.

What it takes: 
• Providing insightful analyses on the efficiency, quality and economics of Cloud Operations based on empirical data
• 5+ years of experience with managing operational cloud and related projects
• Solid experience managing, monitoring, and supporting high traffic environments.
• Experience collaborating with Web/Software Development /Engineering and Architecture teams.
• Experience working with diverse teams on project management capcity to improve operationalization
• Experience capacity planning and auto scaling infrastructure.
• 3+ years of experience with Amazon Web Services GCP or Microsoft Azure
• Some Experience with Kubernetes (EKS,GKE).
• Some  programming in a language like, Bash,PowerShell.
• Some deploying and supporting Linux and Windows servers.
• Some designing and operating platforms to support off-the-shelf software.
• Some troubleshooting IAM access issues, with monitoring and reporting




While OpenText is an Equal Opportunity Employer, our efforts to build an inclusive work environment go beyond simply complying with applicable laws. Our Employment Equity and Diversity Policy provides direction on maintaining a working environment that is inclusive of everyone, regardless of culture, national origin, race, color, gender, gender identification, sexual orientation, family status, age, veteran status, disability, religion, or other basis protected by applicable laws. Should you require accommodations during the selection process, please contact


Our growing team is mapping the future of Information Management, and we continue to make new discoveries that expand its boundaries. Join us and be part of a winning team, where the opportunities for your career are limitless. 

From its innovative start as a research project by University of Waterloo professors in 1991, OpenText has grown into a global company with offices in more than 35 countries. Our high- performance culture has forged our growth and is an excellent fit for people looking to push themselves to learn and do more.

It’s our time to lead, and as part of our team, it will be your time too. Our continued growth will provide you the opportunity to explore, learn and chart an exciting career path while enjoying a good work-life balance. 

If you thrive in a dynamic work environment, there is always a new horizon to explore. We are proud to offer excellent benefits, challenging work and competitive financial rewards. 

Our employee programs prioritize employees’ well-being and that of their families. We offer a comprehensive benefit plan, education assistance, a wellness/fitness reimbursement and time off to volunteer. 

Social events 
With offices around the world and flexible work arrangements, OpenText strives to make sure all our employees feel connected. Teamwork extends to our social lives too from local social events to company-wide activities, we want our employees to take time to relax and have fun.  

Corporate Citizenship  
Corporate Citizenship is more than a program for us, it is engrained in our purpose, impact, and approach to doing business. Through numerous volunteer initiatives, we support education and innovation for global change.

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