We invite applications for a full-time opportunity in the role of Systems Architect and Network Administrator reporting to the Director of Information Technology. This role will directly support the start-up function at our partner school, St. Anne’s School.
The Systems Architect and Network Administrator is responsible for the daily operation of our campus network, data centre, Microsoft 365 administration, and network security. This will include planning network upgrades and carrying out new installations at our partner school St. Anne’s School. The Systems Architect and Network Administrator will ensure that the systems are running optimally and anticipate and address system threats. Responsibilities will further include managing the local area network and internet connection, ensuring all network and communication hardware and software is properly configured and running the latest patches, service packs, and versions. The Systems Architect and Network Administrator will maintain the wireless network and data cabling and arrange for new installations as required. A full job description is available.
Candidates are required to hold a degree in an Information Technology field with a designation as a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE). The ideal candidate will have three years of experience managing MS Windows server, Office 365, VMWare, server hardware, backup, firewall, email, spam filter and supporting network infrastructure and managing networks, installing, and maintaining server hardware. Candidates must demonstrate the ability to research, learn, install, and test complex computer/network systems, and a clear understanding of TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP, VPN, VLAN, and network segmentation.
The ideal candidate will work collaboratively within the IT department and with faculty and staff within the school. Candidates must illustrate strong problem-solving and prioritization skills. Employees at St. Andrew’s College bring passion, innovation and expertise to their practice while espousing our core values of accountability, courage, integrity, creativity, respect, empathy, and resilience. The Systems Architect and Network Administrator may be required to work outside of regular hours from time to time and be on call for network support.
To express interest in this opportunity, email a cover letter and resume directly to firstname.lastname@example.org by June 22, 2022. Please reference the position title Systems Architect and Network Administrator in the subject line of your email.
St. Andrew’s College has long been committed to ensuring our boys learn how to engage appropriately with others in the community so that they can develop healthy, meaningful, and sustained human relationships. Our policies and programs speak to the necessity for schools to be inclusive and to enact proactive approaches to interrelationships. As an employer we model and value equity, diversity, and inclusivity. By extension, we are committed to providing accommodations for persons with disabilities. If you require an accommodation through the recruitment process, please contact Human Resources at 905-727-2580.
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