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Sr Systems Engineer

David Joseph & Company
Toronto, ON
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description


Now, if you were to come on board as one of our Sr. Systems Engineer, we’d ask you to do the following
for us:

The Sr. Systems Engineer role combines systems engineering skills with the ability to support a
diverse team of engineers. The position is responsible for overall support of internal systems
including overseeing daily workloads, providing engineering guidance, communicating
departmental strategy, keeping management apprised of project status and helping to meet
goals. The successful candidate will demonstrate excellent customer service skills and a positive
can-do attitude while driving technical goals and managing time and priorities.

The highly qualified engineer will have experience working with multiple operating systems and
platforms in both an on-premises and cloud environment. The role is responsible for server and
application compliance with performance and security requirements along with implementing
and supporting SANs, data backup, patch management, virtual platforms and cloud-based
solutions. The engineer will provide management of 2nd level technical support to our Service
Desk including 24/7 on-call support rotation with other SEs.

In addition to the above functions, the engineer will architect and design enterprise systems,
automate routine tasks using advanced scripting techniques, mentor other engineers, and
independently manage projects including effectively relating technical concepts to non-technical
business groups.

Think you have what it takes to be our Sr. Systems Engineer? We’re committed to hiring the best talent
for the role. Here’s how we’ll know you’ll be successful in the role:

  • 5+ years of experience with a combination of Linux/Windows-based Server software and hardware engineering.
  • 2+ years of experience architecting solutions in AWS Cloud
  • Extensive knowledge of Windows Server 2012R2 and greater
  • Expert knowledge of Active Directory (ADFS, ADCS, DC Promo, GPO, RDS)
  •  Knowledge of storage technology (SAN, SAN switching, hyperconverged, Cloud storage)
  • Implement and support AWS cloud services including Cloud Formation, EC2, VPC
  • Experience in migrating on-premises systems to AWS cloud
  • Advanced Scripting/programming (PowerShell, Bash, Perl, Python, Lambda, YAML)
  • Advanced networking/distributed computing environment concepts (Routing protocols, DHCP, DNS, TCP/IP)
  • Monitoring tools like MS Operations Manager, Splunk and Zabbix
  • In-depth troubleshooting of software and hardware issues including root cause analysis
  • Server virtualization technologies (VMware/vCenter, Hyper-V)
  • Security protocols (SSH, Winbind, etc.)

The following professional certifications are considered assets: 

  • Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (MCSA)
  • Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE)
  • VMware (VCP) certification
  • AWS Certified Solutions Architect
Company Description
David Joseph & Company provides professional services to public sector clients at federal, provincial, and municipal levels.

David Joseph & Company


Toronto, ON