Windows Systems Administrator

Traffic Tech Inc. - Montréal, QC (30+ days ago)

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We are Traffic Tech, the hardest working team in transport.

Since our foundation, 30 years ago, Traffic Tech has one mission: to deliver the extraordinary, every time.

Our vision: to become a global leader in the professional freight solutions industry.

Transportation broker, we are responsible for making sure the movement of freight across North America/Canada or even across the globe is setup, handled and completed properly. We teach you the necessary skills to operate and to succeed in the transportation industry.

Position Summary

We are looking for a proactive individual to help expand and maintain a Microsoft Windows 20xx Server environment including, Active Directory and MS Exchange Email system. This position requires knowledge of network architectures and technologies, VMware, Cisco and Citrix implementations.

Primary Responsibilities

Install new and maintain existing servers and configure hardware, peripherals, services, settings, directories and storage, in accordance with standards and project/operational requirements
Apply security patches and upgrades on a regular basis, and upgrade administrative tools and utilities. Configure / add new services as necessary
Maintain, troubleshoot and administer the use of local area networks (LANs), wide area networks (WANs), computer workstations, connections to the Internet and peripheral equipment
Continuously monitor the capacity and performance, including optimizing the company's IT infrastructure: servers, network, storage, data center capacity
Monitor and research new technologies and make recommendations to improve performance and infrastructure
Perform technical lead role on projects that contain an infrastructure component
Collaborating with the team on future direction and opportunities for new technology
Help the Cisco VoIP team troubleshoot related systems
Act as a bridge between the development and desktop support group to accommodate workflow
Provide third-level technical support to users from different areas of the company
Prepare detailed documentation and diagrams of the infrastructure
On-call support of production infrastructure environment
Requirements & Competencies

A University degree or College diploma in computer science and/or equivalent work experience
4+ years' experience in an Systems Administration role supporting a medium to large size production environment
Excellent knowledge of Windows 2008-2016 server, Exchange 2010-2016, SQL Server 2005-2016, Active Directory, Group Policy Objects
Excellent knowledge of installing, configuring and supporting Citrix environments including Netscaler.
Excellent knowledge of installing, configuring and supporting VM Ware 6.5 environments
Excellent knowledge of installing, configuring and supporting SAN environments (Nimble, HP)
Excellent knowledge of networking technologies including firewalls (Palo Alto), Cisco equipment, TCP/IP, routers, switches, DHCP, DNS, IP-Sec VPN, MPLS and LAN security procedures
A strong understanding of Veeam backup suite.
A strong knowledge of systems security and best practices
Demonstrated leadership qualities
Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
Excellent customer service skills
Excellent communication skills - both written and oral
Ability to work evenings and/or weekends when necessary
Microsoft, Cisco, VMware or Citrix certification, an asset
Project management experience and skills are an asset
Bilingualism (English/French) preferred

Experience with any technology below is considered an asset:
Veeam DR, WSUS, PowerShell, IIS

Permanent, Full-Time Work (37.5 hrs)
Salary: Annual + Benefits
Regular schedule: 8:30 to 5:00 (Monday to Friday)
In-house Gym & Fitness courses
Cafeteria on-site
Shuttle Bus from/to Terminus Fairview
Are you ready for the challenge? Apply now!