Mainland Information Systems Senior Windows Sys. Admin Contract in Calgary, AB

Mainland Information Systems

Branch Calgary AB CA

Senior Windows Sys. Admin
Calgary, AB

Coordinate and collaborate with network, business applications, database administration, desktop and server teams….

Our client has a 6 month contract role for a Windows Senior Systems Administrator. You will be responsible for maintaining the corporate Windows servers and working on assigned projects.

Responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to the following:
• Install business and IT applications, perform upgrades as required, document the entire process and use change control to move systems into production
• Coordinate and collaborate with network, business applications, database administration, desktop and server teams
• Check help desk database for entries on server and server resource issues; prioritize and respond to help desk tickets as appropriate
• Define/implement/maintain/monitor security strategies and processes
• Plan and implement server upgrades, maintenance fixes, and vendor-supplied patches
• Monitor and test system performance and provide performance statistics and reports
• Install/maintain Windows server software
• Recommend and execute modifications to server environment in order to improve efficiency, reliability, and performance
• Actively participate in monthly server maintenance windows
• Perform after hours changes based upon risk and approved outage windows
• Respond to emergency escalations of system issues after hours
• Windows/PowerShell scripting
• Engage vendors for technical assistance
• Respond to/solve Helpdesk tickets (server team queue)
Some skills (some are required such as all Microsoft apps, some are nice to have):
1. Solarwinds SAM (servers and applications specific)
2. Shavlik Protect
3. Oracle EPM (Hyperion)
4. Halogen Software
5. Milestone Video Surveillance Software
6. Mcafee AV and EPO
7. NTFS security on network file shares
8. VMware
9. Exchange 2010
10. Cisco UCS
11. Commvault
12. OSIsoft PI System software
13. Microsoft Certificate Services
14. Varonis
15. Quorum PGas/TIPS
16. IBM Maximo
17. Group Policy
18. DNS
19. DHCP

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Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Calgary, AB, CA
Posted on: 2015-05-23
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