IT Administrator

Breaking Walls
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June 3, 2024
Full Time
Montreal, QC

As the IT Administrator at Breaking Walls, you will be the cornerstone of our technical infrastructure, ensuring that all team members have the hardware, software, and access they need to perform their roles effectively. You will manage and support our IT systems, provide technical assistance, and maintain a seamless and efficient working environment for the entire team. 



  • Hardware Setup and Maintenance: Ensure all workstations are equipped with the necessary hardware, including computers, monitors, and peripherals. Perform regular maintenance and upgrades as needed. 
  • User Account Management: Create and manage user accounts across various platforms and systems, ensuring all team members have the appropriate access to tools and resources. 
  • Software Installation and Support: Install, configure, and troubleshoot software applications required for game development and daily operations. 
  • Network Administration: Maintain and monitor the office network, ensuring reliable and secure connectivity. Address any network issues promptly. 
  • Technical Support: Provide timely technical support to team members, resolving hardware, software, and network issues efficiently. 
  • Inventory Management: Keep an accurate inventory of all IT assets, including hardware and software licenses. Ensure timely procurement and replacement of equipment. 
  • Security and Compliance: Implement and enforce IT policies to ensure data security and compliance with industry standards. Manage antivirus, backup, and disaster recovery systems. 
  • Vendor Coordination: Work with external vendors and service providers to manage IT-related contracts, purchases, and services. 


Required Skills and Experience: 

  • IT Experience: Minimum of 3 years of experience in IT administration, preferably within the gaming or technology industry. 
  • Technical Expertise: Proficiency in setting up and maintaining hardware, software, and networks. Strong troubleshooting skills. 
  • User Support: Excellent interpersonal skills with a focus on providing exceptional user support and training. 
  • Organizational Skills: Strong organizational and multitasking abilities to manage various IT tasks and projects simultaneously. 
  • Security Knowledge: Knowledge of IT security best practices and experience in implementing security measures. 
  • Communication Skills: Effective communication skills, both verbal and written, to interact with team members and vendors. 


Preferred Skills and Experience: 

  • Gaming Industry Background: Experience working in the gaming industry or a similar creative environment. 
  • Certifications: Relevant certifications such as CompTIA A+, Network+, or Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP). 
  • Bilingualism: Bilingualism (French/English) is an asset. 
  • Educational Background: A degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or a related field is preferred. 
Breaking Walls

Breaking Walls is a Montreal-based indie game development studio committed to creating unique and immersive gaming experiences. Our flagship project, AWAY: The Survival Series is an ambitious survival game set in a breathtaking environment. With a dedicated team of creative professionals, we aim to push the boundaries of interactive storytelling and deliver unforgettable gaming adventures. 


How We Work 

To meet our high standards, we provide our team with the autonomy, tools, and support they need to excel. 

Let's be clear: life at Breaking Walls is exhilarating. 

We're on the cutting edge of gaming technology, setting trends, and creating groundbreaking experiences. 

This journey is not for the faint-hearted; it demands passion, commitment, and an insatiable curiosity for what's next. 


Why We Want You 

We want you on the team because you relish challenges. Because you think outside the box. Because you hate the status quo. 

We want you because you have the talent it takes to succeed, and the ambition to figure things out when talent isn't enough. 

We especially want you because you want to collaborate with the best in the industry to create something truly spectacular. 

Featured Game

In AWAY: The Survival Series, play as a tiny sugar glider in your very own nature documentary! Glide among the trees, fight dangerous predators, and explore beautiful environments as you embark on a high-flying journey to save your family.

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