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Sierra Systems

System Administrator

Burnaby, BC
Full Time
2 days ago
Req ID: 97875

NTT DATA Services strives to hire exceptional, innovative and passionate individuals who want to grow with us. If you want to be part of an inclusive, adaptable, and forward-thinking organization, apply now.

We are currently seeking a System Administrator to join our team in Burnaby, British Columbia (CA-BC), Canada (CA).

Overview of Role:

We are looking for highly motivated, committed personalities to work in cross-functional role of Infrastructure Specialist with experience across Windows , Linux , VMware, Nutanix, Data Protection and Network. The role requires building, implementing and managing cross-technology Infrastructure solutions for DC hosted environments.

Industry Certification on more than one technologies , preferred :

•VMware VCP and Nutanix certifications
•Microsoft Certified System Engineer (MCSE) or higher certifications in Windows
•Certifications in Red Hat Linux or SuSe .
•Dell EMC Avamar certified Specialist or higher.
•Dell Networking Associate or higher
•CCNA or CCNP certified

Key Skills :As a cross-technology specialist you are required to have experience and skills on at least 3 out of the 6 technology covered below , with the ability to quickly adapt and train himself/herself through self-learning or external trainings and certifications :

VMware Management and Administration, including:
o Hyper-Converged technologies like VxRAIL and Nutanix

Windows and Linux Administration, including:
o Proficiency in Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, Group Policy, and scripting like PowerShell

Network Administration and Management, including:
o routing and switching solutions (Dell, Cisco, Brocade) utilizing BGP, OSPF.

o Next-Generation Firewalls (Cisco, etc.)

o Software-Defined Networking (VMWare, Nutanix)

Managing Network Load Balancers, preferably F5
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) and patching through it .
Management and Administration of backup/restore operations using one or more Data Protection softwares like Avamar, Commvault and Veeam.

Main Duties & Responsibilities:

Provides ongoing systems administration support including installation, customization, maintenance and troubleshooting of hardware / software systems.
Provides support to address the availability and reliability issues on systems across multiple locations.
Operational responsibilities include remediation of daily incident tickets, system complianceresponsibilities, system run enhancement testing and staging, policy / procedure enhancements and adherence, client contact coordination and operational recommendations.Monitors and tunes the system to achieve optimum performance levels in standalone and multi-tiered environments.
Implements and maintains networked systems, including configurations, supporting / troubleshooting network problems and coordinating with vendors for installation of such items as switches.
Perform all activities associated with managing, supporting and troubleshooting backup, recovery and archiving in a complex and widely distributed environment.
Perform daily monitoring and management of the backup solution implemented within the Client infrastructure.
Provisioning, installation/configuration, operation, and maintenance of systems hardware and software and related infrastructure.
Troubleshoot, diagnose and resolve escalated client issues to ensure application fully satisfies customer in terms of data integrity, application expectations and other factors per customer requirements
Conducts system analysis, configuration management and develops improvements for issues related to system software performance, availability and reliability
Performs incident resolution, problem determination and root cause analysis in accordance with Service Level Agreements
Designs, develops, recommends and implements new or revised system software, utilities and automated processes as necessary
Provides in-depth diagnosis for operating systems software/hardware failures and develops solutions
Evaluate emerging technologies to ensure technical solutions are compatible with the Company's business needs and strategic objectives.
Perform system maintenance and maintain current documentation

Any other duties commensurate with the level of responsibility of this post and as advised by Management.



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About NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services is a global business and IT services provider specializing in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services. We are part of the NTT family of companies, a partner to 85 % of the Fortune 100.

NTT DATA Services is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, disability, age, veteran-status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other class protected by law.

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