Systems Administrator - Toronto Blue Jays

Come play a key role in building the future of Sports & Media! Everyone wants to be part of a transformational team – and that’s exactly what we’re building at Rogers Sports & Media. A team that innovates and a team that wins.

 

At Rogers Sports & Media we are committed to creating and growing teams that are digital-first, fast-moving and bold-thinking and are focused on delivering impact with everything they do. Our impressive collection of assets includes media properties, sports teams, sports events & production, venues, e-commerce platforms and a close connection with our Connected Home and Wireless team. Collectively, we touch 30 million of Canadians every month!

 

Are you up for the challenge and the fun?  If so, consider the following opportunity!

 

Position Overview

The Toronto Blue Jays Technology Department supports users, infrastructure systems and business applications used by departments throughout the organization.  The Systems Administrator will be responsible for a portfolio of business applications.  This individual will be responsible for becoming the subject matter expert within the portfolio, providing daily application support as well as perform patching, upgrading and testing/QA activities.

Please note that the successful applicant will be required to work most, if not all, evenings, weekends and holidays throughout the baseball season when home games are scheduled.  Additional evening and weekend work may be required for all other events taking place at Rogers Centre during the season and in the off-season as well.  Interested applicants should submit both a resume and cover letter outlining their interest for this particular role.

 

Responsibilities:

 

Technical

• Act as point of contact for the portfolio of applications

• Perform support and maintenance activities as required for the application portfolio

• Take ownership of user problems and be pro-active when dealing with user issues

• Create and execute changes in accordance with change management processes

• Ensure applications adhere to relevant security and access requirements

• Utilize Service Now to manage all support requests, Incidents and system changes

 

Business

• Work effectively in cross-functional teams and assist in the identification/implementation of effective technology solutions to meet the business goals of the organization

• Gather and document business/technical requirements using structured techniques and methodologies

• Develop documentation and train end users on best practices of newly implemented solutions

• Manage third-party support relationships with application vendors

• Continually researching and learning current and future technology trends

 

 

Qualifications:

• Critical thinker with excellent problem solving and troubleshooting skills

• Confident communicator that can explain technology to non-technical audiences

• Self-motivated individual with demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with others

• Ability to work under pressure and manage multiple, concurrent / conflicting priorities

• Ability and willingness to work evenings, weekends and holidays as required

• Legally able to work in Canada

 

The following qualifications would be an asset, but are not required:

• Knowledge of Data Management fundamentals and Data Storage principles including proficiency with SQL queries

• Solid foundation in software design and experience in one or more languages (eg. Python, R, Java, JavaScript, PHP)

• Experience with App development and API integrations

• Experience with cloud platforms (Azure, GCP, AWS) and their services (AI/ML, API, SaaS, Iaas, PaaS, etc.)

• Experience with some of the following applications is an asset: Salesforce, SharePoint, Tableau, R Studio, SSMS, Microsoft Power Platform

 

What makes us different makes us stronger. Rogers has a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. Everyone who applies for a job will be considered. We recognize the business value in creating a workplace where each team member has the tools to reach their full potential. At Rogers, we value the insights and innovation that diverse teams bring to work. We work with our candidates with disabilities throughout the recruitment process to ensure that they have what they need to be at their best. Please reach out to our recruiters and hiring managers to begin a conversation about how we can ensure that you deliver your best work. You matter to us! For any questions, please visit the Rogers FAQ.


Schedule: Full time

Shift: Variable

Length of Contract: Not Applicable (Regular Position)

Work Location: 1 Blue Jays Way (210), Toronto, ON

Travel Requirements: Up to 10%

Posting Category/Function: Technology & Systems Administration

Requisition ID: 247800

 

Posting Notes:  Rogers Sports & Media

 

 

 

Location: 

Toronto, ON, CA

Being a Rogers team member comes with some great perks & benefits including:

· Health & well-being benefits
· Donation matching
· Paid time off for volunteering
· Wealth Accumulation including: Pension plan & Employee stock options
· Generous employee discounts
· Leadership development, Mentorship, and Coaching programs

*available for full-time and part-time permanent employees, some restrictions apply

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