Ref: 00043

Network and Security Administrator - Ontario

Canada, Ontario

Job description

Network and Security Administrator - Ontario

00043



My client is looking for an experienced Network Administrator located in Ontario. This role is primarily on-site with some remote flexibility. Keep in mind that this role is full-time and PERMANENT (W2).



Upon applying to this ad I will reach out shortly to get the ball rolling on this excellent opportunity!



The Network and Security Administrator role is to provide technical design, implementation and support services to; server, storage, network and telecommunications systems. Implement and manage security for; server, network (LAN/WAN, Telco, Voice) infrastructure to protect against unauthorized access, modification, or destruction. Support and implement migration to cloud services. Responsible for the administration, support and maintenance of the computing environment for my client.



MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES (not limited to):
  • Support, implementation, upgrades and administration of my clients computing infrastructure
  • Servers; vSphere, Linux and Windows
  • Storage; SAN, Network attached storage
  • Switches, routers, firewalls, wireless access points
  • Security; Firewall and endpoint devices
  • Backup and disaster recovery solutions
  • HVAC and UPS systems
  • Internet and telecommunications systems
  • Facility access and CCTV systems
  • Cloud services (SaaS, PaaS, IaaS)
  • Support internal and external information security audits
  • Maintain KMC systems in compliance with corporate policies
  • Provide resolutions and final level support for issues escalated from front line support
  • Conduct systems implementation, administration, maintenance and upgrades for operating systems, enterprise applications and office application software
  • Architect, implement and management of network security solutions (SIEM, NextGen Firewalls and Endpoint) Monitor back-up and recovery of servers, SAN, CCTV and workstations
  • Assist with development and integration projects
  • Conduct systems implementation, administration, maintenance and upgrades of industrial equipment (not limited to computers, printers, data collection, controllers, scales and time clocks)
  • Conduct systems implementation, administration, maintenance and upgrades of workstations (including printers and bar code equipment)
  • Other related duties, as required




EDUCATON, EXPERIENCE & QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent diploma in Information Technology, Computer Science or a related field from an accredited university/college
  • Professional IT certification preferred (Microsoft MCSA/MCSE, VMware, CompTIA; Network+, Security+, CISSP) Minimum 5 years supporting information systems, ideally in a manufacturing environment
  • Experience supporting networks in a Microsoft AD environment, including the use of DNS, DHCP, SMTP, and VPN Hands-on hardware and software troubleshooting experience
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Excellent computer skills and thorough knowledge of MS Office Suite to assist end-users with issues
  • Demonstrated ability to independently identify issues, plan improvements, measure success and prevent reoccurrence




PHYSICAL / PSYCHOLOGICAL DEMANDS & WORKING CONDITIONS:
  • Indoor, climate-controlled office environment
  • Regular use of computer and other office equipment
  • Infrequent presence in manufacturing areas




HEALTH & SAFETY RESPONSIBILITIES (for workers/supervisors/managers):
  • Ensure compliance with all OHSA and my clients' policy requirements, as trained
  • Wear any necessary personal protective equipment, as prescribed
  • Report injuries, hazards or equipment defects to immediate supervisor, as they occur