Systems Engineer

Job CategoryInformation Technology
Position TypeContract
Application Deadline March 31, 2020
Experience RequiredN/A
Job DurationTemporary
Education RequiredN/A

Position Overview

Support of Core Enterprise Infrastructure which primarily includes Windows Servers, ESX, HyperV, Microsoft AD, Exchange, Microsoft AD, Group Policy, PowerShell and a strong understanding of network concepts including TCP/IP sub netting, routing, VLANS, SMTP, DNS, and DHCP. Support Virtual Computing and VoIP technology.
Key Elements /Requirements

ADFS Experience
–          Configuring redundant ADFS farm
–          Configuring MFA
–          Managing Claim Rules
–          Integrating 3rd party cloud services
–          Using as a SAML 2.0 platform
Azure Experience
–          Managing Resource Groups
–          Moving resources between Resource Groups
–          ExpressRoute configuration
–          Monitoring and alerting
–          RBAC management and cleanup
–          ADConnect & AAD configuration and management
Advanced Active Directory Experience
–          FSMO role management
–          Schema updating
–          Permission auditing, delegation of access
–          Replication and monitoring
–          Group Policy management
–          DNS replication
–          Modern management (password policy, recycle bin, LAPS)
–          Attribute modification
–          Powershell operations
Key Accountabilities

• Model the way for safe, environmentally sound and healthy work behaviors in support of Toromont’s Health and Safety Policies, Programs and initiatives 
• Participate in IT infrastructure and development projects and provides subject matter expertise.
• Conducts research and testing related to assigned development projects and infrastructure initiatives, recommends solutions and/or changes to improve performance, stability, functionality or systems management processes.
• Ensure regular communications/status reporting with the Project Sponsor, Sites and Users.
• Deliver projects on time.
• Explore new technologies to determine benefits to the Corporation and provide recommendations
• Research, analyze and resolve security vulnerabilities
• Provide third level support for Production incidents as needed performs emergency remediation if necessary. Conducts post-incident root cause analysis.
• Ensure that all systems are monitored for problems and that corrective action is taken when required in an urgent manner.
• Support Enterprise Microsoft Exchange email environment
• Support Enterprise Data Backup and DR environment
• Support VoIP environment working with third party support as needed
• Deal with external vendors to establish services and resolve problems.
• Ensure the installation and configuration of Hardware complies with corporate standards.
• Ensure up-to-date documentation outlining all procedures and relevant configurations for recovery, administration and troubleshooting purposes are available.
• Ensure that all changes to the environment are being documented and maintained.
• Identify potential system issues, research and perform cost-benefit analysis based on industry standard platforms and applications, followed by feasible recommendations and/or solution.
• Develop and maintain technical documentation
Key Qualifications

• Post-Secondary Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or relevant Engineering field coupled with related Professional Certifications/Designations.
• 8+ years of experience providing system administration support in a production environment.
• Working knowledge of load balancing, switching, firewalls
• Exceptional understanding of Windows server 2008/2012 and Microsoft OS
• Exceptional expertise and experience with Microsoft Exchange (Exchange 2007/2010), Active Directory
• Experience with cloud-based platforms such as Azure and AWS
• Higher knowledge of SQL 2008/2012
• Proficient VM (VMWare and HyperV) infrastructure administration experience

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