About the job
Whipcord is looking for an experienced, positive and energetic person to join our team as a Systems Administrator / Data Centre Technician based in our Toronto data centre. This is an exciting opportunity with a company very focused on growth. The role of the Systems Administrator / Data Centre Technician is to operate and maintain the data centre infrastructure including power, cooling, and security systems while also assisting with administration of network devices, monitoring and other systems. Ideally, the candidate will assist with administration of Whipcord’s Vmware-based private cloud services and Veeam based backup and Disaster Recovery products as well.
Whipcord Edge, a national Canadian company, owns and operates Tier 3 designed data centres in Lethbridge Alberta and Toronto Ontario, along with additional network Points of Presence in Vancouver and Calgary. Since 2011, Whipcord has established itself as a national provider of IT services and we are proud of our supportive, loyal customer base. We currently have staff in three provinces and are heavily focused on growth.
We are a high-performance infrastructure company offering IT services that are fast and flexible within our four areas of specialization: Private Cloud, Backup & Disaster Recovery as a Service, Colocation, and Network Services.
Culture and Attitude
Whipcord promotes a collaborative corporate culture where team members work together to achieve common goals by sharing their ideas and skills. By fostering open communication amongst all team members across departments and management levels, we strive to increase our success.
Key Responsibilities and Tasks:
Requirements and Skills:
Significant practical experience in the following areas:
Proficiency in and of the following would be an asset: