Infra and Technical Analyst


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The successful candidate will apply their technical and customer service skills towards ensuring the return on our investment in the technical computing infrastructure is maximized and contribute towards continued improvements that are linked to business value. The Infrastructure and Technical Analyst is a support resource capable of solving the most critical issues and is considered an expert in a range of infrastructure technologies. This includes but is not limited to technical computing infrastructure, corporate storage, and remote branch equipment

Your new role

  • Support the deployment, monitoring, maintenance, development, upgrade, and administration of infrastructure technologies including physical servers and storage infrastructure, and virtualization infrastructure technology
  • Troubleshoot all aspects of IT operations – servers, networks, endpoints, and telecommunication systems
  • Provide monitoring of infrastructure systems and applications including but not limited to Hyper-V and Cisco Meraki infrastructure
  • Perform continuous improvements to infrastructure through monitoring, reporting, analyzing, and enhancing
  • Maintain replacement hardware for infrastructure components as appropriate
  • Manage storage capacity using best practice design to maintain free space and ensure expected performance (Dell Compellent)
  • Ensure that capacity planning is conducted within adequate time to implement enhancements for all Server and Storage Infrastructure elements
  • Have a solid understanding of the implementation and management of all aspects of Microsoft Hyper-V technology
  • Ensure that the Infrastructure service standards, procedures, and policies are strictly adhered to including but not limited to software and hardware installation, new server builds, infrastructure design and security controls
  • Maintain security and integrity of all systems
  • Develop and maintain process automation using the tools available
  • Deploy scripting or group policy to ensure security and automated maintenance processes

What you'll need to succeed
  • A strong customer focus
  • Well-developed written and verbal communications abilities
  • Ability to manage a diverse workload through effective time management and prioritization
  • Working knowledge of current technology trends
  • Ability to negotiate with and influence both internal customers and external business partners
  • Ability to work effectively and efficiently with others towards common goals
  • At least 5-7 years of proven experience working with Information Technology in a multiplatform and multi-vendor environment
  • Knowledgeable of Cloud Infrastructure technologies – Microsoft Azure and O365
  • Have a solid understanding of the architecture, design, implementation, and management of all aspects of Microsoft Hyper-V Infrastructure technology
  • A thorough understanding of SAN technology
  • Solid understanding of networking and VLAN designs and topologies
  • Dell Compellent management and administration
  • Knowledge of networking, servers, hardware, software, desktop, Microsoft Office, and excellent knowledge of information systems and security
  • Solid working knowledge of TCPIP networking protocol including DNS, DHCP
  • Solid working knowledge of Level 2 and Level 3 network switching technology
  • Solid working knowledge of virtualization technology
  • Strong working knowledge of Active Directory, SQL, RDS, Azure and O365
  • General knowledge of SAN technology
  • Specific working experience with Dell Compellent products would be an asset
  • General knowledge of network firewall appliances and specific working experience with CISCO Meraki
  • Post-secondary degree/diploma in Information Technology or related experience
  • At least one certificate in an applicable server technology and at least one certificate in an applicable networking technology

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
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Job Type
Projects & Change Management

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Ashwin Dinesh, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Toronto (EN)
8 King Street East, 20th Floor

Telephone: 4166441641