Borealis is looking for a Network Administrator (Cloud) who likes to solve problems, who knows networks well, who is passionate about computers and who follows the trends in this field.

This position is 100% from home just like the rest of our team, with flexible working hours (37.5 hours/week) to adapt to our clients’ time zones. Possibility of national and international travel when the health situation permits.

Dynamic work atmosphere, combining the start-up spirit and the international dimension of our customers.

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A day in the shoes of a Network Administrator at Borealis: 

  • Ensure the proper functioning, availability and reliability of IT equipment (AWS, Docker, Server, VMWare, Virtual Machine (VM), VPN, pfSense firewall, IP telephony, etc.); 
  • Install, configure and update IT and software equipment; 
  • Take care of the management of the private cloud (AWS) and ensure the proper functioning of data backups of all servers; 
  • Collaborate with various teams to coordinate services, identify and resolve infrastructure issues
  • Work with developers on product evolution;
  • Contribute to the development of automation processes to help streamline operations and procedures (Saltstack)
  • Track alerts to ensure network availability and reliability. 
  • Ensure IT security is maintained;
  • Contribute to the technological choices of network and security equipment; 
  • Analyze and identify potential issues with our systems. 
  • Implement and manage security processes and controls within the infrastructure and enterprise applications to ensure the security of company and customer systems and information (IT audits);
  • Manage user access on the network;
  • Stay on top of the latest technology trends; test new technologies and propose innovative ways to integrate them

If you are a dynamic, creative individual who wants to collaborate on the evolution of an innovative product, and are looking for a challenging job with responsibilities that match your potential and motivated, passionate colleagues, this job is for you. 

Employment conditions:

  • 100% telecommuting position
  • 3 weeks of vacation upon hiring (prorated to the date of hiring)
  • Group insurance
  • RVER program
  • Be part of a dynamic team!


  • DEC or Bachelor’s degree in computer science or another equivalent degree. 
  • Experience of 5 years or more in a similar field. 
  • Knowledge of Windows, Linux, Mac OS, SaaS and Cloud environments. 
  • Experience with database administration, including PostgreSQL, MongoDB, etc.
  • Experience with monitoring/graphical systems
  • Scripting (e.g. Bash, Python)
  • Experience in network administration
  • Experience in virtual infrastructure administration
  • Experience managing infrastructure on public clouds (such as AWS)
  • Experience in managing containerized applications (Docker)
  • Experience in systems analysis and troubleshooting
  • Experience in encryption key and certificate administration (SSL/TLS & PKI)
  • Experience with Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) configuration management tools (Saltstack, Puppet, Chef, Ansible)

About Borealis

Because Borealis is a young and dynamic company in full growth that distinguishes itself by its passion for developing software that allows its local and international clients to ensure that their projects have a positive impact in their communities.  We have developed an intuitive web (and mobile) application for companies operating in various fields, including extractive, renewable energy, utilities and transportation. Our mission is to simplify communications between projects and their various stakeholders.  Borealis is a well-established company that has retained its start-up mentality. In concrete terms, this is reflected in many ways, such as our management style, which is horizontal rather than hierarchical.  With nearly 5,000 users contributing to projects in more than 50 countries, the Borealis application is positioned as a world leader in stakeholder relationship management. Borealis has servers on several continents; this gives an idea of the size of the company! By joining Borealis, you will be part of a team with employees from all over the world. In terms of culture, it doesn’t get any better than this!

If you believe this position suits you,
we invite you to reach out to our HR department