Network Administrator(Linux)

Job# FT29267
Location Toronto, ON
Job Type Permanent
Salary Negotiable
Date Posted June 03, 2022
Submission Deadline June 24, 2022
Job Stream
Benefits An attractive compensation package is included in this full time, permanent role. 


Job Description :Our Toronto-based client is looking for a Network Administrator (Linux) to join their team for a full time, permanent role.

Must Have Primary Skills :
  • 5-10 years IT systems and network administration experience, with extensive understanding of TCP/IP, routing, firewall, and VPN technologies
  • 5-10 years’ experience administering Microsoft Windows Server environments, including Active Directory administration
  • 5-10 years’ experience supporting OEM hardware, including server, storage, desktop, laptop hardware, and working with OEM vendors for support
  • 2-3 years’ experience supporting Microsoft-365 resources, including Exchange, and MS-Teams 
  • Linux system administration

Nice To Have Secondary Skills :
  • Cisco CCNA or above- A+, or current Microsoft Certifications
  • Experience with Data Storage technologies, including ISCSI SAN / NAS Storage technologies

Proven Experience In :
  • Become the primary on-site IT Administrator
  • Provide Linux, IT support and MS-365 administration for our head-office team in Toronto
  • Receive, configure, and deploy linux CentOS Debian Servers, user laptops, and peripherals, based on secure corporate standards-
  • Use your proven Proxmox/VMware, MS-HYPER-V, Windows Server, and Microsoft network skills (Active Directory, DNS, DHCP) to ensure a secure, and stable internal landscape
  • Oversee scheduled outages for Windows software patching for the site (WSUS), and coordinate patching of all software platforms, including Oracle, SQL-Server, VMware, JAVA, Apache, (and others)
  • Create and manage Active Directory user accounts, profiles, and standard GPO-based system configurations
  • Create and allocate MS-365 resources, including Azure-AD, Exchange, MS-Teams, SharePoint, and OneDrive
  • Incorporate methodical network troubleshooting skills, including strong understanding of TCP/IP, routing, corporate firewalls, and VPN technologies
  • Provide printer support, and oversee preventative maintenance with external vendors
  • Monitor backups, including cloud-based proxmox
  • Backup resources
  • Provide IT support for formal IT projects and initiatives involving Carina or Calgary-based BU’s
  • Support ISO 27001 compliance and certification efforts for all BU’s
  • Prepare and maintain documentation, including system configurations, and standard operating procedures for all environments
  • Provide exemplary customer service skills in all your dealings with BU staff and management
  • Databases
    • Experience In at least 6 years of experience with/in Microsoft SQL Server
  • Operating Systems
    • Experience In at least 6 years of experience with/in Linux