UNIX Technical Analyst

Category: Infrastructure
City: Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
Position ID: J1019-0613
Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description

CGI in Canada
Canadian roots, global reach

Founded in Canada in 1976, CGI has evolved into the country’s largest IT services provider, serving as a long-term, committed partner to clients in Canada and in more than 40 countries around the world. With more than 12,000 professionals across Canada, we work where our clients do business, providing local responsiveness and accountability that ensure the highest level of service and support.

CGI is seeking a UNIX Technical Support Analyst to work as part of our MidTier team. You will be responsible for supporting multiple applications spanning a large cross section of technologies running on various platforms.

Your future duties and responsibilities

You will work with a wide range of clients to install and configure application containers, complete code migrations, troubleshoot technical issues, process documentation and provide close collaboration with clients and other team within the organization.

Responsibilities and key tasks include:

Deployment of code to Production environments
Performance and Availability Monitoring
Tuning to support performance, scalability, and stability
Supporting, migrating, upgrading and implementing UNIX server environments
Installation, configuration, and management of middleware technologies including application, web and report servers
Application Server Support (Tomcat and WebSphere)
Maintenance and development of scripts using standard Unix Shell scripts
Maintaining, and upgrading Apache, Drupal, WordPress, or other web server environments
Documentation of systems and processes

Required qualifications to be successful in this role

A degree/diploma in computer science or equivalent education and experience
Minimum 3 years supporting the technologies as listed above
Application server administration experience
UNIX and Windows Server platforms
Shell scripting

Our ideal candidate will have also have experience with the following technologies:

Application server clustering and high availability
SSL certificate expertise


  • Perl
  • Unix
  • WebSphere
  • Apache Webserver
  • Unix/Linux System Admin

What you can expect from us

Build your career with us.

It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this change—supporting our clients’ digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.

At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.

Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world.

Learn more about CGI at www.cgi.com.

No unsolicited agency referrals please.

CGI is an equal opportunity employer. In addition, CGI is committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities in accordance with provincial legislation. Please let us know if you require a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during any aspect of the recruitment process and we will work with you to address your needs.