System Administrator II

June 22 2022
Industries Public administration
Categories Information Technology, System administrator
Calgary, AB
If you are committed to public service, enjoy collaborating with others, share our values and have a desire to learn and grow, join The City of Calgary . City employees deliver the services, run the programs and operate the facilities which make a difference in our community. We support work-life balance, promote physical and psychological safety, and offer competitive wages, pensions, and benefits . Together we make Calgary a great place to make a living, a great place to make a life.
The City is committed to fostering a respectful, inclusive and equitable workplace which is representative of the community we serve. We welcome those who have demonstrated a commitment to upholding the values of equity, diversity, inclusion, anti-racism and reconciliation. Applications are encouraged from members of groups that are historically disadvantaged and underrepresented. Accommodations are available during the hiring process, upon request. 
As a Systems Administrator 2, you will be a vital member within the Operations Division in Information Technology (IT). You will provide direct technical support within the team and to clients across the corporation. Participation in 24x7 on-call support is required. Primary duties include:
  • Manage, maintain, build, and monitor Linux physical and Linux Virtual servers.
  • Manage, support, monitor, and maintain backup systems/processes for all servers.
  • Manage, support, and monitor SAN and NAS Storage systems.
  • Manage, maintain, and support VMware hosts and workloads.
  • Manage hardware break fix on Dell and HP servers.
  • A completed 2 year diploma in Computer Science or a related field with at least 4 years of relevant experience; OR a degree in Computer Science or related with at least 1 year of relevant experience.
  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience in managing and deploying Redhat Linux solutions within a large data centre environment is required.
  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience in managing and deploying Commvault and Legato backup systems within a large data centre environment is required.
  • A valid Class 5 Driver's Licence (or provincial equivalent), with no more than 6 demerits and no current suspensions or charges pending OR; a valid Graduated Driver's Licence (GDL) with no more than 4 demerits and no current suspensions or charges pending.
  • Strong research and analytical skills; an aptitude for problem-solving; the ability to relay highly technical information in an easily understandable way; and proven exemplary customer service and focus.
Pre-employment Requirements
  • A security clearance will be conducted.
  • Successful applicants must provide proof of qualifications.
Union: CUPE Local 38
Business Unit: Information Technology
Position Type: Permanent
Location: 133 6 Avenue SE
Compensation: Pay Grade 12 $42.06 - 56.23 per hour
Out-of-Schedule Rates: $52.25 - 63.49 per hour.
This position is presently paid at an Out-of-Schedule rate to reflect
current market conditions. Should market conditions change, the
salary may be reviewed and may revert to the base rate.
Days of Work: This position works a 5 day
work week with 1 day off in a 3 week cycle.
Hours of work: Standard 35 hour work week
Audience: Internal/External
Apply By: July 7, 2022
Job ID #: 305816
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