Overview

system administrator Job at S. Auto in Calgary, AB

Job Description

College/CEGEP



3 years to less than 5 years

Work Setting

Computer hardware or software retailer/wholesaler

Specific Skills

Supervise technical staff

Maintain, troubleshoot and administer the use of local area networks (LANs), wide area networks (WANs), mainframe networks and computer workstations and peripheral equipment

Evaluate and install computer hardware, networking software and operating system software

Operate master consoles to monitor the performance of computer systems and networks and to co-ordinate access and use of computer networks

Load computer tapes and disks and install software and printer paper and forms

Provide problem-solving services to network users

Implement data, software and hardware security procedures

Perform routine network start up and close down and maintain control records

Perform data backups and disaster recovery operations

Implement network traffic and security monitoring software, and optimize server performance

Perform Web-server backup and recovery operations

Install, maintain, troubleshoot and upgrade Web-server hardware and software

Modify Web pages, applets and scripts

Respond to requests for help and information from Website visitors and Website designers

Research and apply meta-data to Websites and register Websites with search engines

Set up local area networks and connections to the Internet

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Fast-paced environment

Work under pressure

Repetitive tasks

Handling heavy loads

Manual dexterity

Attention to detail

Ability to distinguish between colours

Sound discrimination

Sitting

Combination of sitting, standing, walking

Standing for extended periods

Tight deadlines

Ability to Supervise

1 to 2 people

Computer and Technology Knowledge

MS Windows

Internet

Device drivers

Networking software

Networking hardware

Servers

Programming software

Data analysis software

MS Office

Personal Suitability

Initiative

Effective interpersonal skills

Accurate

Team player

Excellent oral communication

Excellent written communication

Client focus

Judgement

Organized

About the Company

Company: S. Auto

Company Location:  Calgary, AB

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