System Admin - Contract -12341

City: Ottawa

Pay Rate: N/A

Added: March 21, 2020

System Admin - Contract - 12341


About the Opportunity

On behalf of our client, LRO Staffing is seeking the services of a System Administrator with Azure experience. You will deliver exceptional service quality, provide first and second level support and be part of the delivery of highly available cloud- based applications and services.

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Provide support of infrastructure and server-side applications cloud based, geographically distributed environment
  • Maintain and support infrastructure
  • Ensure that environments conform to high availability, performance, capacity, continuity and security standards and best practices
  • Deploy, automate and manage systems, patching, upgrades and security
  • Build, optimize and support physical, virtual and cloud-based systems
  • Plan and implement security measures to protect systems and networks to prevent data loss
  • Report on the state of information security including but not limited to any security incident or issues, possible risks and suggested ways to improve security
  • Perform risk assessments and monitor security access and permissions
  • Manage and optimize the backup, failover and recovery process


About You

The successful candidate will have the following:

  • 5+ years of relevant work experience in a large-scale environment
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, or equivalent experience
  • Professional certifications in networks, system administration and security is considered an asset
  • Experience supporting IT operations, incident, problem and change management processes and controls
  • Ability to take directions and work independently with a high level of initiative without constant supervision
  • High competence in the following systems, tools and technologies:
    • Windows Server operating systems (OS, AD, IIS, FS, DNS, DHCP)
    • Microsoft PowerShell scripting and Azure command line
    • Networking, LAN/WAN/VLAN/VPN and TCP/IP/HTTP protocols, load balancing, switching and firewalls
    • Microsoft Azure platform including but not limited to virtual machines, app services and app service plans, Storage, Load balancers, Traffic managers, Network and security groups, resource groups, active directory identity management
    • Knowledge of Linux, Apache, MYSQL, PHP, Mail, SSH is a definite asset


About the Job

This is a 1-year contract – with possibility of extension


How to Apply

Please apply by clicking the “Apply Now” button below and follow the instructions to submit your résumé. You can also apply by submitting your résumé directly to If you are already registered with us, please contact your Senior Recruiter. Please quote job 12341.

Thank you for your interest in this role. One of our Recruiters will be in touch with you if your profile meets the requirements for the role and the expectations of our clients. Please note that all candidates must be permitted to work in Canada to be considered for this opportunity. 

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