systems administrator, Toronto

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toronto, ontario
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randstad canada
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Our client, a great software product company in Toronto is seeking a System Administrator to join their team on a full time basis!

Key Responsibilities:

-Work with developers to setup our .NET application on IIS7+ including optimization
-Provide support for our Web Application’s 100% uptime SLA
-Administration and support of information systems running on Microsoft Windows Server platform, including Microsoft Exchange Server, Active Directory, SQL server, Internet Information Server (IIS), and information security systems.
-Setup and administration of system security, including system access, firewall/VPN configuration, antivirus management, security patch management, and backup management
-Implementation of software upgrades; including firmware revisions, operating systems, production software upgrades and other enhancements as required
-Maintain and support our office IT infrastructure
-Support multiple company job sites and branch offices


-Degree or College diploma in Information Technologies or MCSE or equivalent experience
-Windows 2008/2012 with strong IIS knowledge
-5+ Years Systems Administration experience
-Strong interpersonal skills, with the ability to deal with users at various levels in the organization and work as part of the IT Operations team
-Willingness to learn new technologies as they become available
-Strong verbal and written communication skills
-Willingness to provide on-call support on a rotational basis. Work during maintenance windows (Saturday and Thursday 1am - 5am) when requested
-Practical experience installing/maintaining Windows 2008/2012, DNS, Active Directory, Windows 7-10
-Proven ability to manage multiple tasks/projects at the same time
-Attention to detail and consistency are key qualities for this position

-IIS7 with MS .NET Framework integration
-Linux/Apache/MySQL/PHP administration
-Practical experience installing/maintaining VMware vSphere environments
-Experience running and maintaining a 24x7 SaaS environment
-Exchange 2010 administration
-MS SQL Server administration
-Local Area and Wide Area Networking experience with respect to Internet and inter-site communications including data centre architecture, high availability, VPN, SMTP
-Firewall administration experience
-Drupal and Concrete 5 experience

If this sounds like you, don't hesitate, APPLY TODAY!
Randstad Professionals Canada
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