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Infrastructure/Server Administrator #531                                                             Closing Date: Open until filled

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Position Overview

An exciting and challenging opportunity exists for a Permanent, Full-Time Infrastructure/Server Administrator with the City of Kamloops! The Infrastructure/Server Administrator will implement, manage, and maintain many aspects of the City’s infrastructure, including desktops; laptops; servers; storage; Exchange; Active Directory; Office 365; and physical, virtual, and cloud/hybrid environments. The incumbent will work with other IT team members to respond to systems- related and server-related escalations, requests, and projects as assigned. If you are someone with very strong technical skills, a broad background, and understand every layer of the technology stack, this position of Infrastructure/Server Administrator may be a great fit for you.

The successful candidate must have the following qualifications:

  1. Completion of a Computer Science or Computer Engineering degree or an equivalent degree OR a combination of a diploma in a Computer Science related field AND Infrastructure or Network Certifications (covering data management and security, cloud computing, networking, and/or Microsoft backend platforms) AND 5 years Tier 3 recent experience in a combination of Infrastructure and Network.
  2. Valid BC Driver’s Licence – Class 5 (or equivalent).
  3. Minimum two years previous experience that includes managing VMWare, Windows Server Administration and Active Directory and Office 365 Administration.
  4. Minimum one-year previous experience working in Microsoft Azure or AWS.
  5. Minimum one-year previous experience administering Linux servers.

Please note this position will remain open until filled.

For new hires, and for those working in designated positions of trust, including those working directly with vulnerable persons, no formal offer of employment will be made until an applicant completes a police information check. A comprehensive benefits package is included with this position.

Hourly Rate

$41.69

Hours & Days of Work

Monday to Friday:

8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (winter)

8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (summer)

*Shift can be changed as follows up to a maximum of five times per month:

2:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

3:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.

*Shift can also be changed as follows up to a maximum of one time per month:

11:00 p.m. – 7:00 a.m.

Hours per Week

35

Please note if you need assistance or have individual needs or requirements throughout the application process, contact the Human Resources Department by telephone (250) 828-3439, email hr@kamloops.ca or in person at 105 Seymour Street so we can better support you.

External job postings are open to everyone. We accept applications online; be sure to read the application instructions for each job you apply to.

We are an equal opportunity employer and thank all applicants for their interest. Please be sure to review the application requirements for each job you apply to and note that only those selected to participate in the recruitment process will be contacted.

To apply for this job please visit www.kamloops.ca.

Infrastructure/Server Administrator