Senior Systems Engineer - AD/O365/Skype

Location: Vancouver, BC
Date Posted: 04-13-2018
Affinity Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity for a Senior Systems Administrator to provide escalated support and consulting services of Active Directory, Exchange, and Skype for Business. 

As an experienced Enterprise Services Specialist:
  • You will provide support and maintenance to insure a proper running Active Directory, Exchange, and Skype for Business environment.
  • This role will monitor and manage the Enterprise Services platform and perform upgrades and enhancements as required.
  • This role will also work closely with compute, storage, security, and network operations staff to provide a continuous uptime experience. 
  • The Enterprise Services Specialist will interface with external service providers and vendors to proactively implement, troubleshoot, and monitor the Active Directory, Exchange, and Skype for Business environment. 

Core Responsibilities: 
  • Enterprise Services Specialist; 
  • Install, configure, administer, and maintain enterprise Exchange/Office 365/Skype for Business Environments 
  • Proactively monitor and manage the Enterprise Services application suite which consists of: Active Directory, Azure, Office 365; 
  • Assist the Server team with server deployments, defining operating system standards, troubleshooting, and overall management of the server environment 
  • Provide assistance and guidance to the other support teams within IT Operations and Infrastructure. 
  • Ensure compliance with regulatory requirements; 
  • Participate in major infrastructure projects; 
  • Collaborate with internal operations staff when troubleshooting complex issues; 
  • Collaborate with third party service providers; 
  • Raise incidents to third party support as required
  • Develop and maintain operating procedures and protocols; 
  • Provide assistance with Business Continuity Planning and Data Center Contingencies; 
  • Ensure the security of systems and respond promptly to security incidents. 
  • Plan and coordinate major system upgrades;
Expertise and Skills
  • Networks and Infrastructure, Active Directory 5 - 7 years
  • Networks and Infrastructure, Exchange Server 5 - 7 years
  • Networks and Infrastructure, Systems Administrator 8 - 10 years
About Affinity Staffing:
Affinity Staffing is a full service Information Technology agency that takes a unique approach to recruiting. We believe recruiting is about creating long term relationships that foster a mutually beneficial partnership - an affinity. Bringing a new style of recruiting founded on four core principles – Transparency – Flexibility – Efficiency – Agility.
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