SysAdmin/IT Manager

Imeka is currently the only company in the world combining diffusion imaging and AI to map white matter integrity and get insights on neuroinflammation, demyelination and axonal loss.

Therefore, with our non-invasive technology, we minimize risks for our pharma and biotech clients in the development of treatments for neurodegenerative diseases.

• Our vision is a world in which everyone can thrive and grow old with full brain capabilities;
• Our mission is to offer the best brain imaging tools and services to help those who are developing treatments and cures for brain health;
• We value curiosity, kindness, dynamism, trust and contributing to science;
• We pursue our vision and mission with great passion and we are looking for someone to join us in pursuing our goals.

• You have

◦ a degree in computer science/IT, with a big interest in science and technology;


◦ a bachelor’s degree or experience that could be considered equivalent;

• You have great communication skills, both in English and in French, both in writing and speaking;
• You have a passion for technologies;
• You have a good knowledge of Linux/BSD;
• You have a knowledge of Windows;
• You wish to take part in many different aspects of the company, have a real impact on the success of Imeka and grow with us;

What you will do
● Manage the compute cluster (Linux/SLURM);
● Manage the network (pfSense/Ubiquiti/Dell) and VPN (OpenVPN);
● Manage the network attached storage unit (FreeNAS/SMB3) and its backups (BackBlaze B2);
● Manage the various internal services (Docker/KVM/Native) and user accounts

○ Active Directory (Zentyal);

○ Google G-Suite;

○ Metal-as-a-Service (MaaS);

○ Password manager (Bitwarden);

○ Source code manager (Gitlab);

○ Compilation/test infrastructure (Gitlab CICD);

● Monitor systems;
● Maintain deployment scripts (Ansible);
● Research and evaluate new technologies to be used as enhancements to existing infrastructures;
● Update and maintain our IT procedures in a Quality Management System (QMS) context;

Other useful info
• Full time position;
• Located in Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada. A Family friendly and dynamic environment;
• Competitive salary;
• Good healthcare plan;
• Fast growing business in a fast growing market;
• Flexible schedule;
• Dynamic team.

Is this you? Want to apply?

Send your cv here [email protected] before September 30.

Looking forward to meet you!

Imeka is truly a great place to work.

But why?

  • Exceptional synergy – Have you ever heard of a 0% turnover rate?
  • Steady growth in the last 8 years – More and more exciting projects
  • Meaningful work – That plays a part in a thriving economy, in our community and around the world
  • Cool people – Not just cool as in hip, but as in caring, motivated and motivating
  • A management model that fosters productivity and satisfaction in equal measures – Not what you are used to in typical corporate environments
  • Geared towards giving – This applies to giving to employees, giving the best to our clients and giving back to our community (1% of company time is spent towards community work)

Think you’d be a good fit for Imeka? Apply now!