● Strong knowledge of Windows 2008 and 2012 server; ● Good knowledge of PowerShell scripting; ● A good knowledge of Internet technologies and concepts such as DNS, routing protocols, TCP and UDP and higher level protocols such as HTTP, SMTP and FTP is important; ● Good Knowledge of Microsoft IIS is a considerable asset; ● Knowledge of Network troubleshooting (TCPDump, wireshare, etc.); ● Knowledge of Linux is a big plus ● Knowledge of configuration management tools (Ansible, Chef, etc.) is an asset; ● Knowledge of deployment of high-performance and fault-tolerant system is an asset; ● knowledge with Web Servers MS IIS ● Knowledge with HAproxy ● Knowledge with Nginx, Apache is a plus; ● Baccalaureate Degree or equivalent experience in Computer Information Systems, Computer Science, or a related field. ● 5+ years of experience in Microsoft systems administration in a 200+ server’s environment.
● Good analytical Skills; ● Excellent problem-solving skill; ● Good documentation skill; ● Oral and Written Comprehension of English ● Skill in developing techniques and methodologies to resolve unprecedented problems or situations. ● Must be a self-starter that requires only limited supervision/guidance ● Honesty, integrity and confidentiality must be maintained at all times. ● Be a team player ● Have good interpersonal communication skills ● Ability to work effectively in a fast paced changing environment ● Ability to multi-task and prioritize ● Organization skills;
The main and routine tasks of the Windows Systems Administrator are to: ● Be responsible for the proper daily operations of the Windows systems under his responsibility. ● Install, maintain and upgrade Windows servers; ● Provide windows expertise to Developers building complex in house application; ● Responsible to Windows security Update on 500+ on a monthly basis; ● Monitor system events to ensure health, maximum system availability and service quality; ● Troubleshoot complex Windows application issue; ● Automatization of simple to complex task with powershell script ; ● Advanced troubleshooting of emergency situations on the network, must be able to work flexible hours and overtime as required; ● Perform system & application patching and upgrade of equipment firmware; ● Maintain documentation regarding configurations, operations and troubleshooting procedures related to the Microsoft platform; ● Participate to the definition of standards, guidelines, best practices and metrics as directed; ● Assist in evaluating new requirements, technical design and standards; ● Answer user’s query and service requests; ● Carry out all other related tasks.