The Opportunity

Saint John, NB
Information Technology
Full-time - Permanent

Brunswick News is Atlantic Canada's most dynamic media group and provides a comprehensive package of news and information to readers throughout New Brunswick. Our network of media outlets includes New Brunswick's three daily newspapers, more than a dozen small-market newspapers, flyer distribution services, magazines, an innovative online product and an online recruitment site.

We are looking for an experienced, talented and motivated systems professional to join our IT team in Saint John, NB. We are looking to fill a need for a competent and highly motivated individual to be part of the team supporting BNI's environment in Amazon Web Services (AWS).

If you are interested in using the latest tools and are looking for that next great career opportunity, please read on.

What you'll do


  • Work closely with development teams to integrate their projects into the production AWS environment and ensure their ongoing support once there
  • Build from the ground up reliable infrastructure services in AWS to deliver highly scalable services
  • Gain a deep application-level knowledge of the systems as well as contributing to their overall design
  • Build automation and productivity tools to streamline and scale applications in the production environment
  • Troubleshoot and resolve technical issues as they arise across the business. Work from a ticket queue and provide after-hours support on a rotating basis
  • Working with technologies such as AWS, MySQL, Github, Chef, FreshDesk, and Google applications on a daily basis
  • Continuously review and enhance processes and operating procedures needed to maintain the most cost effective enterprise-grade cloud infrastructure
  • Work with a team of peers who are smart, professional, pull their own weight, and share a passion for what they're creating. Teach them what you do and learn what they know

What you'll need


Experience: 2 years experience in a similar role.
Language: English
  • Education Required: Post-secondary education in Computer Science or a related field (or combined with related experience)
  • Years of Experience Required: 5 years of Unix/Linux experience
  • Understanding of Windows Server 2008/2012
  • Experience with AWS services a strong asset, awareness of AWS a must
  • Very strong scripting and automation skills ? you believe you can automate everything
  • You're always thinking "What happens if this fails?" when you build
  • Ability to work with developers when crafting a solution
  • Ability to support users across different environments and platforms
  • Familiarity with build & release automation tools and methodologies like Chef
  • Bonus points if you have experience with MySQL, scripting languages, and Mac administration
  • Results-oriented, reliable, able to work under pressure
  • Must be able to multitask in a fast-paced and busy environment
  • Strong time management and attention to detail
  • Ability to shift between multiple tasks and technologies quickly
  • Documentation & communication abilities to share knowledge and inspire team members
  • Detail oriented and organized
  • High personal standards for success
  • Working under pressure of deadlines
  • Sense of urgency; highly motivated

We're looking for

Core Skills

Communication Scripting MySQL Chef

A little bit about us

Brunwick News

Brunswick News Inc. is a Canadian newspaper publishing company based in Moncton, New Brunswick. 

Are you interested?

Work With Us

We appreciate your interest in our company! Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. 
Brunswick News is committed to the principle of equal opportunity in its employment practices and to providing an environment free from discrimination and harassment for all employees.

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