Junior Systems Administrator

Grade A - Ottawa, ON (4 months ago)

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Grade A is a nationwide market leader for managed IT services, Cloud and Security solutions and complete office technology management. Grade A's Professional Services team performs a variety of integration services utilizing technologies from Microsoft, EMC, Dell, Sonicwall, Cisco and other vendors.

We are currently seeking a network professional to start a rewarding career in the IT services industry. The ideal candidate is a highly motivated, forward thinking, customer-service oriented individual. If you are an individual who enjoys a challenge, loves to learn new technologies, enjoys dealing directly with clients and working with a great team, then Grade A is the place for you!

The day to day...

Install and configure Workstations, peripherals, network devices and storage devices in accordance with internal standards and project requirements
Develop, document and maintain installation and configuration procedures
Create server and network documentation of client environments
Work through tasks and/or project tickets and phases assigned by Project Manager
Available for occasional non-business hours implementation/maintenance work
Involves some travel within the Grade A coverage area to perform installations or project work

What you bring...

College degree or equivalent work experience
Minimum 3 years of proven knowledge configuring workstations
Knowledge and hands on experience configuring, troubleshooting, optimizing and managing most of the following hardware/software technologies & protocols: Windows Operating Systems, Office 365 mail management and migrations, VMware vCenter, Hyper-V, HP and Sonicwall networking equipment
Strong problem solving and planning skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Excellent time management skills
Valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle
Ability to work as part of a team or independently

Would be awesome if you had...

Professional IT Certifications, such as: Microsoft MCP, MCSA, or MCSE, Citrix CCEA or CCIA, SonicWall CSSA, Cisco CCNA, or VMware VCP
Bilingualism (French and English)
An awareness of all our key IT services
An ability to handle any challenge including NERF gun fights!
Flexibility in your schedule to handle the occasional non-business hours implementation/maintenance work

Why should you work here?

Awesome, inclusive corporate culture
Salary based on what you bring to the table
Shared group benefits plan including an RRSP option
Employee technology purchase plan

If this sounds like your type of place and you can wow us with your spectacular skill set we would love to hear from you!

We are an equal opportunity employer and welcome applications from all qualified candidates