Infrastructure Analyst – IT Job at Sphere Recruitment Solutions in Calgary, AB

Job Description

Sphere is currently seeking an IT Infrastructure Analyst for a permanent position in our client’s Calgary office.
Roles and Responsibilities

  • Administer Hyper-V environment including Hyper-V hosts, Failover Cluster, performance tuning, and maintenance of Virtual Machines.
  • Manage data backups
  • Work with team lead to design, install and configure internal and client facing servers, network devices and firewalls.
  • Active directory management
  • Monitor applications for availability and performance.
  • Administer and Manage Email Systems.
  • Capacity Planning and asset Life cycle management of al IT assets
  • Meet with the IT manager, other team members and business Stakeholders to discuss new system requirements, specifications and timelines.
  • Effectively communicate relevant IT-related information to the IT manager, Team Lead and other business units.
  • Understand how to communicate difficult/sensitive information tactfully
  • Perform other duties as required
  • Providing solutions that aligns with business goals of the organization
  • Challenge legacy practices and always looking for Continuous Improvement and innovationRequired Skills
  • A team player who values honesty, ethics, integrity with a people first approach
  • Understanding of SAN technologies Fiber Channel, ISCSI etc.
  • Strong networking skills (TCP/IP /DNS/DHCP/PXE), Fortinet/ Palo Alto firewalls, HP switching, VPLS, routing, VPN, etc.
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2012R2 and above. Remote Desktop Services, Remote Desktop Application in an enterprise environment
  • Knowledge of Active Directory, DNS, DHCP GPO, DFS, replication, PowerShell.
  • Managing Microsoft Exchange 2016
  • SharePoint farm administration
  • Familiar with mobility device management and IOS devices
  • Strong understanding of how a large, geographically dispersed enterprise environment operates to provide stability and reliability to the business.Required Experience

The ideal candidate will have at least 5 years of general IT experience and be at an intermediate level in managing Servers, Network, firewall and business applications

  • 5 Years of IT Infrastructure Experience (Network Server, Security, SAN, Firewall, Business Applications)
  • 5 years of experience with Palo Alto, Fortinet Firewalls
  • 5 Years of HP infrastructure experience, Server Enclosures, Server Blades, Virtual Connect and Procurve
  • Experience with Veeam Backup, Replication, and Backup Exec.
  • Experience with Symantec Enterprise Vault – administration and troubleshooting.
  • Experience with Microsoft Exchange 2010 or 2016 and DAG
  • Experience with SharePoint 2016 administration
  • Experience with scripting technologies such PowerShell
  • Understanding and experience with virtualized environments running on Windows Hyper-V cluster

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $78,000.00 /year


  • IT infrastructure: 4 years (Preferred)

About the Company

Company: Sphere Recruitment Solutions

Company Location:  Calgary, AB

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