Server Administrator (Intelligent Systems)

IBI Group - Toronto, ON (23 days ago)

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Job Description

Here's How We Work

We are currently seeking a client service oriented Intermediate IT Administrator to join our Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) team to help us provide support for our clients around the globe. The role includes infrastructure design, procurement and implementation, support of our production clients, monitoring of servers and server infrastructure, databases and applications, procurement, liaising with project managers, providing in-depth reporting and analysis and working with our other IT staff and stakeholders to resolve escalated client issues. Maintenance of servers and network infrastructures are also required. Strong virtualization experience and knowledge is required. Xenserver, A+, Network+, MCP, MCSE, Citrix, VMWare certifications are desired, but not mandatory. Experience with cloud providers (Azure, AWS) an asset

Most Of The Things You'll Work On:
Contribute to the design and implementation of system infrastructure
Assist in the installations and configuration of our ITS applications;
Manage procurement and negotiations with suppliers;
Provide infrastructure support and maintenance for our ITS clients;
Assist clients experiencing operational, hardware, or network connectivity problems with their systems and provide basic support for our ITS software applications;
Undertake routine server and database backups
Verify data integrity of backup and restore systems;
Manage and monitor cloud provider services and resources
Update knowledge and skills to keep up with rapid advancements in computer technology;
Provide feedback to Systems IT and development staff on issues and practical advice.
Liaise with Project Manager and other project stakeholders;

Qualifications

You'll Need To Have:
College diploma or university degree in the field of computer science and/or 5 years of equivalent work experience;
5+ years of professional IT experience;
A+ or Microsoft Certified is an advantage;
Experience with virtualization is a must. (Environments like Citrix Xenserver, VMWare, Hyper-V);
Experience with Implementation of disaster recovery infrastructure and backups;
Effectively communicate issues and resolutions to all levels of the organization;
Server hardware (Dell, HP), workstations;
Windows O/S (Server and Workstation), Linux is an asset;
Oracle, MS SQL and MySQL Databases;
Working experience administering and monitoring cloud providers like Azure and AWS;
Excellent understanding of server, storage and virtual environments;
Troubleshooting software and hardware;
Willingness to multi-task and be flexible to take on varied responsibilities;
Able to demonstrate patience, tact, and respect;
Able to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines;
Good customer service experience and approach;
Able to work autonomously and as part of a team;
Detail and follow-up skills required.

Additional Information

This office is steps away from St. Clair station and is easily accessible by bike, TTC and car. Occupying 5 floors, with over 650 employees, it is the largest office at IBI Group. The floors are open concept and represent our collaborative approach to projects.

Office Perks:
Furnished patios on different floors to eat lunch, to have meetings and team BBQs
Charity Golf tournament in the summer
Softball team
Running group
Curling Funspiel
Ski/Snowboard Day
Health and Wellness competitions
Lunch room with ping pong tables and foosball table
We are an Equal Opportunities Employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation.

As part of IBI Group's selection process, candidates may be requested to consent to background checks relevant to the role under consideration for, prior to receiving a job offer. These could include: work references, education and credential confirmation, employment verification, identity check, credit report, criminal offence and driver’s license record. #IBI