System Administrator

Opportunity

Are you an outstanding candidate looking for an exciting company where you can contribute to today’s hottest information technology? Through a unique combination of application development, innovative design, and domain expertise, GryphTech offers a full suite of IT services including packaged technology solutions, custom software development, mobile applications, hosting, and site designs.

We have an exciting opportunity for a System Administrator with strong technical, verbal, and written communication skills.

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Install, configure, maintain, and test servers, storage, workstations, and network infrastructure on premise and in Azure
  • Install, configure, and test databases, operating systems, and virtualization platforms
  • Maintain, troubleshoot, and service issues related to the above infrastructure
  • Work directly with other Systems Analysts, Project Managers and Developers to help implement IT infrastructure
  • Be accountable for the installation and integration of systems, ensuring timelines are met and quality solutions are delivered
  • Prepare and maintain documentation in an efficient and professional manner
  • Automation via scripting, PowerShell
  • Monitoring application performance
  • Windows patch management
  • Hardware inventory/asset management
  • Follow IT policies and procedures to control information security
  • Create user accounts and maintain appropriate access for individuals to necessary information
  • Maintain and support telephony equipment. Extension and voicemail addition, move, and deletion
  • Perform preventative maintenance, including checking and cleaning of workstations, printers, and peripherals
  • Assists in the analysis, design, and provide support during implementation on projects
  • Maintain tickets in the service desk system and update internal knowledgebase
  • Remain up to date on new technologies and participate in evaluations
  • Recommend and implement improvements to system security
  • Implement new or improve existing monitoring systems to respond to issues more effectively
  • Be organized, enthusiastic, and take direction from Team Lead, Director of Technology and CEO
  • Be willing and available to participate in an afterhours On-Call rotation

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Minimum of 2 years progressive experience in Information Technology, with proven experience in deploying, and supporting complex systems
  • Post-secondary degree or diploma from a Technology Institute in computing and or network support
  • A+ Certification
  • Clear and concise written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to present technical data and analysis to internal and external stakeholders
  • Sound organizational skills, with the capability to handle multiple tasks and projects in a fast-paced and priority-changing environment
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work independently or in a team environment, with strong interpersonal skills
  • Highly self-motivated and self-directed
  • Very strong customer service orientation skills are required

Required work related experience:

  • Windows Server 2008, 2012, 2016, Windows 7/8/10
  • Microsoft SQL Server Administration tasks
  • Microsoft SQL Server Replication
  • IP networking, routers/switches/firewall
  • Backup concepts
  • Security
  • Azure cloud services
  • Hyper-V
  • Active Directory
  • DNS
  • Microsoft Exchange, Office 365, Gmail, and other emailing apps
  • Experience in cabling and patching in data centres

Benefits & Perks:

  • Casual dress
  • Health and Dental plan and Company matched RRSP plan
  • Additional days off provided during summer
  • Breakfast is served in the office every Friday!
  • Modern and open work space with a great lunch room and lots of natural light
  • Social Committee to plan fantastic office & corporate events, team outings, Summer BBQ lunches etc.
  • In office game areas and free parking
  • Comprehensive benefits package and Group RRSP options

About GryphTech Inc.

At GryphTech, we are committed to fostering an inclusive, accessible environment, where all employees and clients feel valued, respected and supported as such we are committed to providing accommodations. If you require an accommodation at any stage of the application process and wish to learn more about our accommodation policies, contact us.

Please send a current copy of your resume to [email protected] (and please include your salary expectation)