About this job

We are seeking a full-time Entry Level Junior Systems Administrator to join our dynamic IT services team in our Calgary Office. As a Junior Systems Administrator you will provide technical support to Cansel staff in all areas of hardware and infrastructure. The role involves working in a fast paced environment where you will contribute to the success of our staff by reducing down-time in all areas (and at all levels) within the organization. The successful candidate will have strong technical and problem solving skills with a passion to learn.

  • Provide tier 1 and 2 support to internal staff
  • Respond to requests in a timely manner and have the ability to explain technical situations to non-technical individuals
  • Record incidents/problems by clearly documenting the issue, troubleshooting steps taken, and resolution comments in a trouble ticket system
  • Setup, installation, and configuration of desktops, laptops and printers
  • Remote support via phone, email, or in person to other sites within Canada
  • Involvement in various projects as required
  • Training and guidance to end users on the use of equipment and software
  • Rotating 24/7 on-call support
  • Other duties as required

The successful candidate must have the following:

  • Excellent logical, analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment
  • Strong technical knowledge of Windows OS\'s, Microsoft Office, Active Directory, DNS, TCP/IP, VPN (IPSEC, SSL)
  • Experience working with Blackberry, iPhone, Android smart phones in an enterprise environment
  • Knowledge or exposure to Linux, Mac, Virtualization, Citrix, Domino/Lotus Notes, Microsoft Exchange, Blackberry Enterprise Server, ERP Business Software
  • Information Technology degree or Technical College Certificate in computer science or related specialty
  • Bilingual in English and French would be an asset