Support Engineer


  Posted: May 21, 2021

  Location: Halifax, Nova Scotia

  Internship Program: Digital Tech

  Salary Range: $20,000 - $30,000

  Hours per Week: 37

  Start Date: July 12, 2021

  End Date: January 10, 2022

Job Description

Sustained innovation and transformation depend on enterprise-wide capabilities. Scio Logica offers more than just technical expertise. We're strategic advisers who take a big-picture view of your organization, analyze your challenges, and help you overcome them with comprehensive, cost-effective solutions.
We consider people, process, and technology when developing your strategy. With the help of Scio Logica subject matter experts, you can:
• Build a better infrastructure
• Build better applications
• Optimize delivery and operations
• Migrate from legacy applications

Duties and Responsibilities

Your responsibilities will include:
• Design, install, and manage Windows & Linux Servers and virtual machines, as well as other IT hardware components
• Script and automate routine system and user management tasks
• Provide tier two IT support to business users
• Contribute to the development of standard build and hardening processes, security standards, and team procedures
• Prioritize, test, and deploy software updates for security and functional issues
• Contribute to system architecture standards
• Capacity planning and monitoring
• Follow and uphold security policies
• Act as a technical resource in support of other business and IT projects as required
• Take part in the team's out-of-hours on-call schedule as required

Knowledge and Skills

Your Qualifications:
• Two or more years of experience as a system administrator in a mixed Windows and Linux/UNIX environment
• Strong conceptual understanding of TCP/IP networking in a typical enterprise environment
• Ability to work with Azure is a plus
• Experience working with VMWare environments setup
• Experience with Microsoft Active Directory
• SQL Server administration
• Experience administering Virtualization platforms, preferably Hyper-V
• Excellent customer service and interpersonal skills
• A disciplined approach to work, with high attention to detail and a cautious approach when working on production systems
The following qualifications are considered an asset:
• Administration of Office 365
• Comfortable with Ubiquity setup and maintenance
• Microsoft SCCM, and end point management
• VPN, FireWall and General Network Security Concepts and software
• Basic knowledge of SQL Database
• SharePoint Administration
• Administration of Load balancers
• Working with Data Loss Prevention Solutions

Education Required

Graduate of IT program or similar

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