IT Systems Administrator

Location: Edmonton

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Are you inspired by mutual respect and solid relationships? Do you have a desire to learn and to share this knowledge? Does the opportunity to work for a 100% employee-owned company appeal to you? Want to be part of something bigger than yourself. Are you someone who can work in a fast-paced environment and thrives on deadlines? Chandos is leading change in the Canadian construction industry. We specialise in complex projects where value can be delivered to the client through collaborative project delivery models, lean methodologies and building information modelling. We are an award winning, innovative Canadian builder that seeks an IT System Administrator located in our Edmonton or Calgary office.

Are you someone who can work in a fast-paced environment and thrives on deadlines? We are looking for an energetic individual to support our IT team. In this role your main responsibilities will be:

  • Information (Cyber) security
  • Network management of Fortinet and Cisco devices
  • VMware virtualization
  • Windows Server, Active Directory and DNS
  • MS-Exchange administration
  • Office365 administration including SharePoint
  • Cloud
  • MS-SQL database administration
  • Backup and disaster recovery planning
  • Contribute to technician knowledgebase as needed
  • Reinforce SLAs to manage end-user expectations
  • Provide suggestions for continual improvement
  • Alert management to emerging trends in incidents

As the successful candidate for this position, you will bring your:

  • College diploma or university degree in the field of computer science and/or 5-10 years equivalent work experience
  • Certifications in MSCE, MCP, VMware, Cisco would be an asset
  • Experience in VPN (site and end-user), VoIP and VLAN
  • PowerShell
  • Exceptional written and oral communication skills
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills, with a focus on rapport building, listening, and questioning skills.
  • Strong documentation skills

Our unique culture attracts a high calibre employee, whether it’s in the field or office. Those who thrive at Chandos do so because they understand that their success is dependent on the collective effort. That’s because every Chandos employee demonstrates our core values “WE BUILD BETTER TOGETHER.”

Where do you stand in your current career? Are you fine with status quo, or do you want an opportunity to make an impact? At Chandos, it’s about alliances and ideas not egos or agendas. If you’re looking for the opportunity to make your mark, we should talk. So, send us your cover letter, resume, and salary expectations. Because opportunity is one thing we’re very big on at Chandos.

Job Type: Full-time