Overview

Powerex Corp. Windows Server Administrator Contract in Vancouver, BC

Powerex Corp.

Branch Vancouver BC CA

Position:
Windows Server Administrator
Location:
Vancouver, BC

Your duties include contacting vendor technicians for the support of specialized systems related to IT infrastructure….

Powerex Corp., the wholly owned energy trading subsidiary of BC Hydro, currently has an available contract position for a Windows Infrastructure Operations Analyst within IT. We are looking for people who have a demonstrated, technical, operations background coupled with the ability to work well within a team. We provide an opportunity to work with a fun, talented, high energy team and a competitive total compensation package. If you are self-motivated, able to “make things happen” and passionate about analyzing and troubleshooting technical situations, we want to hear from you!

You will be deploying and managing critical Powerex applications on a Microsoft Windows server environment. Your duties include contacting vendor technicians for the support of specialized systems related to IT infrastructure. You will further develop and implement ever-changing security practices within an enterprise Windows server and desktop environment. Additionally, you will be practicing our disaster recovery processes with the rest of the IT Operations team twice a year.

Requirements:

  • 2+ years of relevant experience on each of the following:
  • Managing and configuring 2012 and 2008 Windows server environments
  • Deploying software on Windows Servers
  • Managing and configuring Microsoft IIS (clustered or standalone)
  • Managing Microsoft Active Directory and Group Policy
  • Writing Windows scripting for automation system administration tasks
  • Exposure to storage networks and technologies
  • Able to work at Powerex’s office, M-F, 7AM-3PM
  • Able to work on-call approximately 1 out of 4 weeks
  • Able to perform under pressure with tight timeframes within 24/7 operations.
  • Completion of a university degree or related post-secondary certification in Computer Science, Engineering, MIS or equivalent; or related certifications (MCSA, MCSE, CCNA, CCNP, etc.)

Optional:

  • Completion of a university degree or related post-secondary certification (Computer Science, Engineering, MIS or equivalent)
  • Windows Server clustering and network load balancing
  • VMWare ESXi
  • Citrix XenApp
  • Microsoft SharePoint
  • ITIL (focused on incident, change, problem, capacity and release management)
  • LAN and switching environment principles (core switches, routers, SAN storage networks)
  • IT facilities management (UPS, A/C, etc.)

Candidates must be experienced in operating in high-pressure environments and performing duties that have tight timeframes within 24X7 operations.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Type: Contract

Salary: $75,000.00 to $90,000.00 /year

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Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Vancouver, BC, CA
Posted on: 2017-11-17
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