Kwantlen Polytechnic University is currently seeking a regular full-time Senior Network Specialist to join our Information Technology, Technology Services, Network Operations team.
Required immediately and located on our Surrey campus the Senior Network Specialist will provide technical support and administration of the University’s computer and network infrastructure which will include system administration of VMware, MS Hyper-V and backup infrastructure using CommVault.
The Senior Network Specialist is responsible for the administration of Enterprise Data Protection, Red Hat Operating system, Microsoft Server Operating system and a good working knowledge of Storage Area Network technology (SAN).
This position’s main responsibilities include overseeing the day to day administration, support and maintenance of the University’s server / backup installations as well as recommending innovative solutions to meet future requirements.
This position will provide technical leadership to junior staff.
Minimum qualifications include college diploma or university degree in in computing / networking studies supplemented by 4 years’ progressive experience.
Prior work experience within an educational environment at a post-secondary institution is preferred. This position requires travel between campuses and working flexible hour’s weekends and being on call.
A valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle is required.