Job Title:

Jira Administrator


High Tech Genesis


Ottawa , ON

High Tech Genesis has an immediate opening for a Jira Administrator who is responsible for planning and implementing a Rally to Jira migration, ensures the migration goes smoothly to minimize the impact on the team’s productivity and maximizes the capabilities Jira offers to optimize the workflow and increase the team’s velocity over time. 



  • Plan, architect, design and build Atlassian JIRA environments
  • Install, configure, and maintain Atlassian JIRA/Confluence
  • Lead the migration of incidents, data and workflows from multiple existing tools (Rally, Aha!, Github) to JIRA
  • Collaborate with Agile Transformation team to implement systems features that enable Agile software delivery
  • Recommend and design standard and custom JIRA workflows
  • Install, manage, and support various development tools, testing tools and monitoring tools
  • Provide training to technical and non-technical teams on how to use Atlassian tools
  • Investigate, troubleshoot, and fix issues related to development, applications, application servers
  • Recommend and set up Atlassian Plugins
  • Adhere to industry best practices, processes, and metrics standards
  • Document standards, guidelines, and standard operating procedures for admins/users of the system


Required skills and experience:

  • 5+ years of experience as JIRA Administrator with experience customizing JIRA projects with various schemes, complex workflows, screen schemes, permission schemes, and notification schemes.
  • Experience with custom scripting to support workflow automation and other project needs
  • Experience with a variety of JIRA and Confluence Plugins and Applications.

Note 1: You MUST be legally entitled to work in Canada (i.e., possess Canadian Citizenship, Permanent Residency or Valid Work Permit).

Note 2: High Tech Genesis Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Note 3: In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA), HTG will provide accommodation accessible formats and communication supports for the interview process upon request.

Salary will commensurate with experience.


Please submit an MS Word version of your resume when applying for this position.

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Posted 2022-04-19

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