Microsoft Systems Analyst

Eagle is currently seeking a Microsoft Systems Analyst for a permanent job opportunity, scheduled to begin immediately.

Key Responsibilities

The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Participating in the build and maintenance of test environment(s) to demonstrate and provide proof-of-concept of new and existing Microsoft technologies;
  • Building relationships with other IS teams supporting services running on Microsoft technologies by working closely with them;
  • Participating in the review and maintenance of Microsoft security readiness, including vulnerability assessments and threat analysis;
  • Assisting with the assessment of Microsoft technologies for business unit suitability;
  • Assisting with the integration planning of other Company systems such as (but not limited to) JDE with Microsoft systems;
  • Assisting in the planning of the Microsoft technology roadmap, including participation in Windows TAP;
  • Participating in the coordination of activities for Microsoft premier account; have regular meetings with TAM, arrange and coordinate RaaS and Health Checks;
  • Reviewing and maintaining on premise Active Directory and Azure AD design, planning, and implementation;
  • Creating and delivering deep dive training material on current and future production MS technologies;
  • Supporting escalation requests from other teams on Microsoft technologies;
  • Maintaining ADFS, SSO, Azure AD Premium and certificate infrastructure;
  • Keeping current on new and emerging Microsoft technologies;
  • Working with and provide guidance to Systems Administrators on upgrades and new releases;
  • Creating detailed documentation on current production environment related to Microsoft technologies as well as proposed solutions; and,
  • Working with and participating in the review and selection of external vendors.

Skills and Qualifications

The qualified candidate must have:

  • A Bachelor's Degree or equivalent Microsoft certifications including (1) one or more if the following: MCSE, MCSD;
  • Five plus (5+) years' proven experience in Microsoft Systems Analyst or equivalent role;
  • Proven experience in designing and implementing on premise and cloud Microsoft technologies;
  • In-depth understanding of all Windows technologies including but not limited to:
    • Active Directory;
    • Security;
    • Windows Server 2008/R2, 2012/R2, 2016;
    • System Center (SCCM/SCOM/SCVMM/DPM/Orchestrator);
    • High Availability;
    • ADFS, Azure AD Premium, SSO and Certificates;
    • DNS (on premise and external);
    • DHCP;
  • Strong technical skills on O365, SharePoint Online, and Azure AD;
  • Proven ability to solve complex problems, determine appropriate actions and complete tasks;
  • Demonstrated leadership, teamwork, and time management skills;
  • Results-oriented and self-motivated;
  • Effective relationship management and communication skills, with demonstrated success dealing effectively with customers, vendors, peers and senior management;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, accompanied by proven presentation skills in a corporate setting;
  • Sound judgment and decision-making skills;
  • Demonstrated flexibility and ability to embrace change;
  • Experience in the development and implementation of standards, procedures and guidelines to support operational processes;
  • The ability to write technical procedures and documentation for solutions including operations, user guide, etc.;
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office Products, Microsoft Visio, and Microsoft Project;
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills;
  • Proven self-starter, able to work independently;
  • Excellent relationship building and communications skills with the ability to communicate with multiple levels of people and an effective and concise manner;
  • The ability to influence without authority and lead projects, train, and mentor team members; and,
  • Flexibility with working occasional overtime.

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We would like to thank all applicants for their interest; however, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.  Please note that your application does not signify the beginning of employment with Eagle and that employment with Eagle will only commence when placed on an assignment as a temporary employee of Eagle.

  • Posted On: October 25, 2018
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Job ID: 55036
  • Location: Edmonton AB