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Senior SysAdmin and Security Engineer



Posted on Thursday, July 4, 2024
Who we are:
We are a brilliant team making our history to evolve the commerce industry. fabric is the next-generation commerce platform that is designed to provide the commerce services customers expect so they can build world-class experiences, anywhere.
fabric is on a mission to revolutionize commerce for everyone, and we empower businesses that are striving to deliver commerce that drives conversion and customer outcomes. Leading retailers, including Chico’s, Brooklinen, and Ashley’s Furniture, trust fabric to run their modern commerce business. Headquartered in San Francisco, fabric was founded in 2017 by a group of industry veterans determined to bring the same technical principles found at Amazon to retail.
No matter what field you are in, fabric has exciting opportunities for people passionate about making a difference and skilled at what they do!
Here are four questions you should ask yourself:
- Do I believe in fabric's mission?
- Am I eager to build cool things?
- Am I excited to collaborate with brilliant people?
- Am I motivated to disrupt e-commerce?
If the answer is yes, we want to talk to you!
Where we hire:
Canada (Toronto & Vancouver)
Your next career:
The Senior SysAdmin and Security Engineer at fabric is responsible for overseeing and managing our robust corporate technology stack while driving and enforcing security initiatives within our SaaS Infrastructure. This role will encompass planning, configuring, deploying, and maintaining various systems to ensure they align with company objectives, industry best practices, and regulatory requirements. The Senior SysAdmin and Security Engineer works within our IT function directly administering IT systems and serves as the primary point of contact for resolving a wide range of IT-related issues and systems configurations. This is an IC position, reporting directly to the Director of IT.
Your responsibilities:
Responsibilities will focus on SysAdmin and Security, with an expectation of other generalist duties.
- Managing and Monitoring Tech Stack: Oversee planning, configuration, deployment, and maintenance of fabric's corporate technology stack.
- Driving Security Initiatives: Implement security measures, monitor threats, and respond to incidents to safeguard company data and systems. Trust is one of fabric’s top priorities and this role plays a key part in honoring our commitments to our customers.
- Applying Policies and Procedures: Ensure system provisioning and maintenance adhere to company goals, industry standards, and regulatory requirements through policy enforcement.
- Administration of IT Systems: Configure systems, manage user accounts, troubleshoot issues, and ensure operational efficiency.
What you bring to the table:
- 5+ years proven experience in managing corporate SaaS IT infrastructure, including system administration, configuration management, and robust security practices.
- Deep understanding of IT operations, security protocols, and regulatory compliance.
- Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to manage multiple tasks efficiently.
- Excellent communication skills with the capacity to interact effectively across all organizational teams and levels.
- Familiarity with cloud platforms (AWS, Qualys, Zscaler, Proofpoint, Okta, Kandji, Jira ) and proficiency in Saas infrastructure management.
- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field
- Certifications such as CISSP or CompTIA Security+ are preferred
The base salary for this role will be between $109,000 to $145,000 CAD
What we bring to the table:
- Competitive compensation packages
- PTO and Holiday plans
- Benefits packages which include Medical, Dental, Life, and Vision
- Wellness & Technology Programs
- Retirement Savings Plan
- Fast-paced, fun and collaborative environment
- A team invested in you both personally and professionally