system administrator - windows desktop & server, Toronto

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A medium-sized organization in Toronto with a number of facilities & operations Canada wide is accepting applications to fill a permanent full-time role, joining the Information Technology Group as a Server Support & HelpDesk Analyst.

Desired Experience:
-A degree or diploma in Computer Networks or Information Technology
-5 - 10+ years of experience in the required technologies listed
-Windows 2012 R2 Server administration
-Microsoft Small Business Server 2008/2011 administration
-Microsoft Exchange 2007 & 2010 Server administration
-Office 365 Administration & Migrations
-Demonstrated experience of Hyper-V management
-Experience with Hyper-V Windows Clustering is an asset
-A firm understanding of DHCP, DNS, TCP/IP, PPTP VPN, RDP
-Experience installing and troubleshooting Windows 7/10 operating systems
-Experience with Microsoft Azure is an asset
-Experience configuring Sonicwall routers is an asset
-Experience with creating documentation & procedures for various instruction sets & processes

Desired Qualities:
-Strong interpersonal talents and excellent ability to interact and communicate with staff at all levels.
-Demonstrated ability to learn new and unfamiliar technologies and applications
-Is professional, presentable, writes & speak English articulately
-Ability to communicate & troubleshoot effectively to resolve issues in a timely fashion
-Can assume ownership of an environment & provide efficient & quality service
-Possesses a positive attitude, is committed to their role & strives to excel in performance
-Is very motivated with ability to multi-task efficiently, prioritize tasks & pay attention to details
-Is able to accept instructions, is responsive to requests & can propose & initiate necessary projects

Responsibilities will include:
-Install, Maintain & Support many Small Business Server 2008 & 2011 related issues including MS Exchange
-Manage Office 365 environments
-Manage & support Windows 2012 R2 Servers
-Assist in management of Hyper-V environment including Windows Clustering
-Manage various IT projects & initiatives including migrations to Office 365 & new deployments
-Provide technical support for server/workstation hardware or software related issues
-Assist in the monitoring & maintenance of existing servers & network infrastructure
-Setup, installation, troubleshooting and resolution of computer & software related issues
-Configure & support Sonicwall routers & IP Sec VPN
-Maintain & organize inventory of all hardware and software
-Compilation of documentation for new network implementations and or procedures
-Being available to provide network support and implementations after hours or weekends.
-Standard working hours are 8:30am – 5:00pm Monday through Friday.

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