Server Administrator

Eagle is currently seeking a Server Administrator for a three (3) month contract opportunity, scheduled to begin immediately.

Key Responsibilities

The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Assisting the upgrade of Windows Server 2008 virtual machines to Window Server 2016;
  • Creating and managing Windows Server 2016 virtual machines and upgrade VMware VSphere 6.0 to version 6.7;
  • Windows Server imaging and patching, as well as installing and configuring key Microsoft technologies such as Exchange Server 2016, IIS Web Services, Active Directory, Windows Certificate Services, and Windows Update Server;
  • Generating a windows server infrastructure analysis to assist in the planning of the Windows Server operating system upgrade;
  • Testing and certifying Windows Server deployments to ensure compatibility and functionality with business applications;
  • Performing the deployment and management Microsoft Windows Server 2016 in a small to medium corporate environment;
  • Performing the deployment and management of VMware, VSphere, and ESXi 6.7;
  • Configuration and management of Microsoft Active Directory and Certificate Services;
  • Migration and conversion of Windows Server 2008 CIFS shares to Windows Server 2016;
  • Migrating and upgrading users from Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 to 2016;
  • Maintaining, troubleshooting, and supporting windows environment along with virtualization, hardware, and software configuration;
  • Implementing regular checks for the status of servers including hardware and software;
  • Planning, designing, and deployment of server infrastructure;
  • Monitoring server and storage environment to ensure for availability and performance;
  • Installing and configuring hardware and operating system software;
  • Generating compliance and audit reports similar to CSOX;
  • Working with project teams members to provide technical guidance, architectural design, and implementation of server infrastructure;
  • Leading the weekly patching of Windows server operating systems on a weekly basis. All patching occurs in the evening and patching responsibilities will be on a rotation basis between two team members; and,
  • Participating in on call rotation, as well as evening and weekend shifts. 

Skills and Qualifications

The qualified candidate must have:

  • A minimum of ten (10) years of previous experience in a IT operations;
  • A minimum of five (5) years of relevant experience in (1) one or more of the following disciplines:
    • Windows operating systems;
    • Exchange and Exchange Online Protection;
    • GPO, DHCP, DNS, and domain administration;
    • Cisco UCS;
    • VMware vSphere;
    • Citrix;
    • Commvault;
    • IIS;
    • ADFS and SAML;
    • WSUS and SCCM;
  • The following skills are considered an asset: 
    • NetApp;
    • Cisco network and security (ISE, AMP, NAC);
    • Apache;
    • Infoblox;
    • McAfee EPO;
    • Skype for business administration;
    • Netscaler;
    • ITIL service and change management;
  • Strong understanding of Cisco networking concepts;
  • Experience managing multiple priorities simultaneously while meeting the time demands of unpredictable activities;
  • The ability to handle pressure and challenges in a dynamic business environment;
  • Strong analytical, critical thinking, problem-solving skills, and a high degree of accuracy and attention to detail;
  • The ability to manage and maintain private and confidential information with a high degree of professionalism;
  • Superior written and verbal communication skills;
  • Experience in the Energy Industry an asset; and,
  • Enthusiasm and possess experience in creating system documentation and standard operating procedures.

Don’t miss out on this opportunity, apply online today!

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: March 06, 2019
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Job ID: 59793
  • Location: Calgary AB