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Lead Reliability Administrator

Req id:  33657

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
As the OpenText Lead Cloud Systems Engineer, you will strive to automate and implement scalable processes and monitoring of our systems and environments to ensure the high availability of our services. Leverage your technical skills and passion for DevOps to strengthen our ability to deploy and maintain high-performing and scalable systems.

You are great at

•    Deploy system automation technologies to streamline development, testing, and operational activities.
•    Experience with infrastructure configuration management tools such as Ansible, Chef, Puppet, etc.
•    Experience with Monitoring systems such as Zabbix, New Relic, and Microfocus OMI.
•    Experience with common scripting languages (Perl, python, shell, ruby, etc.) 
•    Working closely with engineering and operations teams across the organization to determine and incorporate their requirements into a robust, flexible, scalable platform in a continuous delivery model.
•    Research, design, and build tools and systems to improve time to market.
•    Research and provide feedback on new technologies to satisfy business and technical requirements.

What it takes
•    BS/MS in CS/engineering or equivalent.
•    4+ years of experience in a highly-complex technical operations environment; directly working with monitoring and automation tools.
•    Experience with Continuous Integration & Continuous Delivery (Jenkins, Packer, Artifactory, Docker) and Git.
•    Solid knowledge of administering, deploying, and managing Red Hat, Solaris, and Windows.
•    Solid knowledge of VMware & vSphere Administration and scripting.
•    Expertise in C++ and Java on Solaris and Red Hat platforms.
•    Excellent communication skills
o    Verbal Communication
o    Written Communication
o    Teamworking




OpenText's 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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