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Employee Group: Support Staff
Faculty/Department: Applied Science and Technology
Campus: Davis (May be assigned activity at any Sheridan campus)
Reference Number: 17/S/97
Hourly Range: $38.85 - $45.04
Hours: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Application Deadline: Open until filled
Application Detail: Position reposted for external applications.
Reporting to the Associate Dean (AD), Applied Computing in the Faculty of Applied Science and Technology (FAST), the incumbent provides expert technical analysis, administrative and operational support on an-ongoing basis to faculty, students and staff within the School of Applied Computing. The incumbent maintains technical currency, provides their expertise and technical guidance for all program areas within the School and is proactive in researching, analyzing and reporting findings for complex solutions to the ADs in order to anticipate new technologies to assist in the planning of curriculum development and delivery. The incumbent works on special projects and implements new technologies to improve the day-to-day operations of the extensive physical and virtual infrastructure for the School.
Specific Responsibilities Include:
The successful candidate will possess 3-year diploma/degree in Computer Science, Systems Analyst, Telecommunications Technology, Systems, or a related field, along with a minimum of 5 years of experience in the field of server and network administration, including 5 years of progressive Cloud and Enterprise level exposure. The successful candidate will also possess at least one of the following: Microsoft Certified Systems Engineers (MCSE), Oracle Certified Professional (OCP), Cisco Certified Network Analyst (CCNA), A+ Certification. Proficiency in server deployments using cloud computing software and tools (e.g. VMWare vSphere, devOPS tools) and client management of desktops and mobile devices is required. The incumbent must be proficient in the workflow for desktop, laptop and server equipment. The incumbent must demonstrate solid judgement and a high degree of network, software, hardware and server expertise which is used to make recommendations to enhance the learning environment, meet user needs and implement specific policies and procedures. The incumbent must have demonstrable communication, organizational and time management skills.
Sheridan welcomes diversity in the workplace and encourages applications from all qualified individuals, including visible minorities, Indigenous People, and persons with disabilities. In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA), Sheridan is committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process. At any stage of the hiring process, Human Resources will work with applicants requesting accommodation.
Note: Copies of educational credentials are requested at the time of an interview. As a condition of employment, Sheridan requires confirmation of educational credentials in the form of an official Canadian transcript or an official evaluation of international credentials which determines Canadian equivalency.