Systems Administrator & Integration Lead

Leith Wheeler Investment Counsel Ltd. is an employee-owned firm headquartered in Vancouver with offices in Calgary and Toronto. We manage over $23 billion of assets for pension, foundation, corporate, Aboriginal, and individual clients across Canada.

We are looking for a Systems Integration Lead to own the analysis, design and review of existing and proposed system features and requirements; and to devise computer programs, systems, and related procedures.

Job Description:

The incumbent plays an essential role in all aspects of the planning, implementation and operation of an enterprise-scale platform that transforms the processes and systems across the operating environment, major and minor systems across all aspects of our business.

Reporting to the CTO, this is a hands-on delivery role within a multi-disciplinary technical and business team.

Duties and Responsibilities:

• Daily operations monitoring and maintenance of the Data Center systems.
• Deploy, setup and maintain hardware from various vendors.
• Manage complex multisite and multi-tenant networks and systems.
• Administer, configure, design and troubleshoot physical and virtual environments.
• Configuration, maintenance and troubleshooting of BCP deployments.
• Configuration and troubleshooting of NAS and SANs.
• Deploy, administer, and troubleshoot Windows and Linux servers.
• Deploy, administer, and troubleshoot infrastructure applications and systems.
• Be the escalation engineer for helpdesk team.
• Subject matter expert on systems monitoring, tuning and automation.
• Provide onsite support for device troubleshooting to include power cycles/reboots, cable testing/replacement, and media handling.
• Provide on-site vendor support for maintenance, break/fix, and/or upgrades.
• Manage RMAs with manufacturers.
• Apply security policies and procedures.
• Work with development and architecture teams as part of change management.
• Participate in platform development initiatives and integration development projects.

Job Qualifications:

  • Required - 5+ years of experience as a Systems Administrator, Network Analyst, Enterprise IT support engineer or similar
  • Experience with physical configuration and maintenance/troubleshooting of Enterprise/Data Center level hardware
  • Strong understanding of IT systems, including but not limited to servers, networking and storage
  • Strong understanding of Virtualization, especially VMWare
  • Experience with Windows and Linux-based operating systems
  • CCNP or equivalent knowledge and experience
  • Experience with VEEAM, Zerto and other virtual machine replication technologies
  • Experience with NAS and SAN technologies is advantageous
  • Experience with monitoring and ticketing systems
  • Ability to follow specified policies and procedures
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced 24*7 environment with flexibility to work on-call, after-hours and on weekends when needed

Attributes for Success

• Positively contributing to our Culture Blueprint – Character (Be Genuine), Connection (Build Relationships), and Commitment (Deliver Excellence)
• An interest in upskilling for a digital world and technology trends, an openness to learning new tools and adapting how you work
• Demonstrated commitment to valuing differences and working alongside diverse people and perspectives

Thank you in advance for your interest. If your profile meets our requirement, we will gladly reach out to you.

For more information, please contact Kaushal Parikh (KP) at 604-683-3391 OR