We’re seeking a senior technical professional with a broad knowledge of system infrastructure products with a focus on Microsoft Enterprise products.
The Systems Engineer will participate in and lead implementations, upgrades, and the day-to-day operations of solutions for a variety of infrastructure systems.
This is a great opportunity to come work with a talented and experienced team of IT professionals at one of the Best Employers in Canada.
This position will allow you to work with the latest Microsoft technologies so you can grow technically and professionally.
If you’re passionate about IT solutions, enjoy solving complex information systems challenges and thrive in a fast-paced and energetic work environment, we want to hear from you!
Best Employers in Canada Principal Duties and Responsibilities :
Work with Stikeman Elliott Enterprise Architecture to transition high level technology decisions / concepts into system designs / blueprints and tactical build / deployment plans
Perform deployment, testing, and support activities
Plan and execute implementations including coordinating activities with other teams outside of IT
Manage and optimize workloads in our Microsoft Azure environment
Manage the IT infrastructure environment in our two physical data centres, including compute, virtualization, storage and data protection
Manage hosted solutions, such as email in Office 365
Create and maintain technical documentation to ensure efficient planning, execution and supportability
Work with the Security team to deploy Security Solutions
Provide ongoing management, monitoring and troubleshooting
Follow operational policies and processes that are compliant with ITIL standards
Participate in change control activities
Conduct scheduled system maintenance activities
Job Specifications : Knowledge and Experience :
8-10 years’ experience in IT as an Infrastructure Specialist
Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field preferred
A strong understanding of IT Security Principles / Fundamentals
MCSE Certification or equivalent experience
Microsoft Office 365
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows Hyper-V and / or VMWare
Mobile Device Management with Windows Intune
Microsoft’s Identity Manager (FIM / MIM)
Systems Centre, Desktop Deployment (SCCM MDT)
Non-Microsoft technologies such as NetApp, CommVault, Cisco UCS, Citrix (XenApp, NetScaler)
PowerShell scripting and development
Skills and Abilities :
Strong business writing and verbal communication skills
Strong interpersonal relationship skills and team orientation
Detail oriented, organized, self-motivated, and self-sufficient
High-level of professionalism, integrity and commitment to quality
Willingness to adjust work routines to accommodate after hours implementations and on call requirements
Stikeman Elliott is committed to accommodating people with disabilities as part of our hiring process. If you have special requirements, please advise Human Resources during the recruitment process.