Multimatic is a privately held, global enterprise supplying engineered components, systems and services to the automotive industry. The company’s core competencies include the development and manufacture of complex mechanisms and body hardware, suspension systems and body structural components as well as the design, engineering and development of light weight composite automotive systems.
Multimatic's IT group is located in Markham, Ontario, and we are currently seeking a Senior Server Administrator, who will be reporting to the Global Technical Services Manager.
65 Allstate Parkway
Provide 2nd / 3rd level VMware / Microsoft Server backend infrastructure support to globally located technical teams
Develop, design, and implement VMware server infrastructures at a global level
Evaluate and recommend new technical products / services
Assess enterprise server security risks and contingency planning
Monitor server hardware inventory ensuring life cycle refreshes
Work with yearly IT budgets
Monitor global server infrastructures to ensure availability and perform necessary maintenance to maintain 24/7 availability
Understands IT industry trends, business trends, IT best practices, standards, and resources to ensure continuous optimization of IT service delivery
Lead and or support outage investigations and response activities
Leads and participates in project information gathering, requirements and analysis
Help facilitate POC activates from start to final rollout
Rotational "on call" after hours and emergency support
Involvement and / or manage technical projects as assigned by the Global Technical Services Manager
5-10 years' experience:
Within an IT-related environment
Within a VMware virtual server environment
With Windows W7 / W10
With Windows Server 2003 / 2008 / 2012 / 2016
With Exchange 2003 / 2010 / 2013 / 2016
With Microsoft Outlook 2003 / 2010 / 2013 / 2016
With Microsoft Office 2013 / 2016
With Active Directory / WSUS / Patch Management
Working knowledge of WAN / LAN / Wi-Fi Technology
Working knowledge of Microsoft technologies and protocols
PC Hardware skills
Backup technology - on premises and offsite
Working knowledge of Windows scripting / batch language / logging auditing
Cisco video conference equipment
Excellent English communication skills, both written and verbal
Strong documentation skills
Ability to work alone or within a team
MCSE or equivalent education / experience
Strong customer support experience
Global travel (Canada, US, Europe, Mexico, China, Australia) if and when required
Must be able to work in Canada without sponsorship
Microsoft SQL / MySQL Server is a plus
Preference will be given to internal Multimatic candidates.
Multimatic is an equal opportunity employer.
If you are interested in this position, apply by sending us your cover letter and resume. We thank all interested candidates in advance; however, only individuals selected for interviews will be contacted.
As part of our commitment to ensuring our employment practices are fair, accessible, and inclusive of persons with disabilities, recruitment-related accommodations for disabilities, are available upon request throughout the recruitment and assessment process for applicants with disabilities.