Microsoft Systems Engineer

  • Location

    Hay River, Canada

  • Sector:

    Infrastructure/Networking

  • Job type:

    Temporary

  • Contact:

    Matt Baird

  • Job ref:

    14550

  • Published:

    22 days ago

  • Duration:

    3.0

  • Expiry date:

    2020-10-20

  • Startdate:

    2020-10-19

Position: Microsoft Systems Engineer
Location: Remote - End Client is in Hay River NWT
Duration: 120 hours - could be extended
Start Date: ASAP
End Date: 120 hours of work done, about 15 days later

MUST HAVE: hands on experience with terminal services and network policy server with Azure MFA extension


 

Responsibilities:

  • Deploy, maintain, and troubleshoot Windows Servers on a vSphere environment.
  • Manage a Microsoft domain environment, including AD, ADFS, DNS, DHCP, GPO's, DFS, ADFS, LAPS and Windows 2008, 2012, 2016 servers
  • Perform enterprise-wide server and desktop systems patching for OS and standard applications
  • Serve as a subject matter expert for Windows 10 and Office deployment solutions
  • Monitor server performance and troubleshoot problem areas as needed
  • Act as a subject matter expert/Tier III support for the desktop support team
  • Work with monitoring tools; manage Active Directory and Exchange; implement efficiencies through automation; maintain appropriate configurations; provide recommendations on system improvements; and assist in the transition to Office 365

 

Qualifications:

  • MUST HAVE: hands on experience with terminal services and network policy server with Azure MFA extension
  • 3 years of relevant work experience managing a Microsoft Domain, Windows Servers, Exchange, VMware, and other mission critical enterprise level systems
  • Well versed with Office 365 administration
  • Experience working with Cloud technologies and SaaS solutions
  • Candidate must be a quick learner with exceptional communications and customer service skills
  • A pro-active mind-set with a focus on constant improvement and follow through at all levels
  • Strong technical problem-solving skills
  • In depth knowledge of their Microsoft suite of products