Systems Administrator

  • OpusOne Solutions
  • Toronto, Canada
  • Feb 24, 2021

Job Description

Exciting Opportunity:

Opus One Solutions is looking for a network and computer Systems Administrator. Reporting to the IT Lead the Systems Administrator will be responsible for handling day-to-day operation of our networks and information technology (IT) for the organization. They will organize, install, and support the organization and team members computer systems, including local area networks (LANs), wide area networks (WANs), network segments, intranets, and other data communication systems. The successful candidate will excel in problem-solving and administration skillsets, to be able to solve problems and anticipate them before they happen.

What can you expect as our System Administrator?

  • Install, configure, and maintain end user laptops including Windows 10 Pro, MacOS, and Ubuntu.
  • Diagnose and resolve hardware, software and system issues and provide technical support.
  • Manage user accounts to systems including Microsoft 365, Atlassian, and other systems.
  • Record KPI metrics and monitor system performance and backups to ensure everything runs smoothly and securely.
  • Manage software licenses with our vendors and ensure compliance.
  • Manage IT budget forecasts.
  • Build and document processes which employees need to follow to successfully work within our environment.
  • Monitor and manage IT assets by keeping an up-to-date inventory, and EOL assets when necessary.
  • Research and recommend new approaches to improve the systems in place.
  • Enforce IT policies, ISO 27001 policies, and maintain security compliance.
  • Participate in DR and BCP tests and recommend improvements.
  • Daily interactions with networking, cloud, automation and scripting, security and monitoring, account access management, IoT and mobile device management and scripting languages.
  • Strong communication and engagement with all levels of the organization

Requirements

Here’s what we’re looking for you bring:

  • Associate or Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, System Administration, or a closely related field, or equivalent experience required.
  • Minimum 3 years experience in system administration.
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written and experience in cross-functional collaboration
  • Knowledgeable with Windows, MacOS, Linux, Powershell and networking.
  • Knowledgeable with Microsoft 365 products and administration, Atlassian suite.
  • Must be available off hours in case of emergencies.
  • Able to learn new products and technologies quickly.
  • Microsoft 365 certification is a plus.
  • Experience with AWS and Azure is a plus.

Benefits

Why join Opus One Solutions?

Opus One is growing! After spending the first four years under the radar focused on research and pilot projects, we’re ready to shine. We’ve been named as one of Canada’s top 10 game-changers by CIX Cleantech, Fast Company’s 2017 World Changing Idea in Energy and one of top 100 Global Cleantech companies for 4 years in the row! We are delivering exciting projects in North America and have partnerships with leading energy players such as National Grid.

At Opus One Solutions we understand that not everyone develops their talent and hones their skills in a traditional way. Different paths and experiences are part of the diversity we know we need to succeed. If you feel you meet all or most of the qualifications we are seeking, take a chance and express your interest here.

We offer:

  • Competitive salary
  • Paid time off for vacation and personal days
  • Annual professional development budget
  • Supplementary health insurance

At Opus One Solutions we understand that not everyone develops their talent and hones their skills in a traditional way. Different paths and experiences are part of the diversity we know we need to succeed. If you feel you meet all or most of the qualifications we are seeking, take a chance and express your interest here.

We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Organization Type

Company

Organization Size

11-50

Sectors

Energy

Drawdown solutions

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