Are you an Senior Systems Administrator who is passionate for technology and enjoys working directly with clients? Do you enjoy building relationships and solving problems?
We are recruiting for a Vancouver-based managed services provider that has been around since 2008. They have a great work environment with nice perks like weekly staff lunches and ice cream, 100% covered extended health benefits, a professional development budget, and more.
The ideal candidate is someone who has worked at a managed services provider and has excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Here is what you’ll be doing on a day-to-day basis:
- Provide senior support both remotely and onsite to end users
- Efficiently manage escalated support tickets with prioritization and detailed service notes
- Develop and implement project plans for system/network deployments and changes
- Define and document best practices for backup and disaster recovery planning
- Ensure high availability and performance standards across a wide variety of infrastructure
- Participate in on-call rotation and occasional after-hours maintenance
- Assist with hardware/software vendor evaluation and recommendations to clients
- Offer technical guidance and support to other team members; mentor/train junior team members
- Other duties as required
Here is the type of person we are looking for:
- 5+ years experience managing Windows 10 and Windows Server 2012/2016 in a business environment, including Group Policy, Remote Desktop Services, and Office 365 deployment
- 3+ years experience managing and administering VMware 6+ and ESXi hosts
- 3+ years experience managing an enterprise backup & recovery solution such as Veeam
- Experience with ticketing systems such as ConnectWise or Autotask
- Experience with remote management & monitoring (RMM) systems
- One or more of the following technical certifications: MCSA, MCSE, CCNA, VCP or similar
- MSP experience highly desirable
- Linux and cloud (Azure/AWS/GCP) experience highly desirable
- Exceptional interpersonal, communication and relationship building skills
- Strong problem solving and conflict resolution skills
- Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and effectively meet competing deadlines
- Excellent time management/organization skills with attention to detail
- Class 5 drivers’ license with clean abstract required
If you are interested in exploring this position, please apply now!
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