Information Technology (IT) Analyst

IT-Services - Server, Networks & Telecom Administration
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Closing date: 
Monday, August 29, 2016 - 17:00
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Full or part time: 
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Job description: 
Reporting to the Manager Analyst, Server, Networks & Telecom Administration, you will be a member of a small team of Network and Server administrators. In this role you will design, install and support the underlying infrastructure that lets technology operate smoothly for all our staff, faculty and students. You will play an integral part of maintaining the data and voice networks, as well as data storage, virtualized server infrastructure, disaster recovery preparedness and network security.
This position will be required to collaborate and communicate continuously with the IT Services team and the university community to ensure projects and initiatives are appropriately defined and successfully implemented or completed.
Additionally, you will be required the ability to operate systems in a maintainable fashion, keeping excellent documentation, implementing redundancy and applying sound security principals.

To be well suited to the role you will possess the following qualifications and competencies:

  • Formal training/education in Network administration and five to ten years of relevant work experience
  • Formal training/education in Computer Systems security
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Expert experience with VoIP /SIP/T.38 protocols
  • Expert knowledge of Local and Campus Area Networking
  • Expert experience with Switch configuration (VLANs, ACLs, STP, etc)
  • Expert knowledge of Firewalls, IPTables and advanced Routing
  • Expert experience with 802.11 Wireless networking
  • Advanced knowledge of Fibre Optic cabling
  • Advanced experience with both Interior and Exterior Data cabling
  • Advanced experience with Linux and common Open Source software
  • Advanced experience with Microsoft Operating Systems and Enterprise tools
  • Advanced scripting abilities (Powershell, BASH, Perl, etc)
  • Advanced knowledge of SAN, Storage redundancy and iSCSI
  • Advanced experience with Apache and PHP environments
  • Advanced experience with VMWare ESX and vCloud
  • Experience with Security scanning and remediation
  • Experience administering cloud services including Office 365 and Azure
  • Experience administering Java servers (Tomcat, Jetty, etc)
Application submission information: 

This is a regular full-time position working 37.5 hours per week. The role is positioned within Grade 4 and the salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. The University is pleased to offer a comprehensive benefits package.

To apply please forward your cover letter and curriculum vitae (preferably in electronic format) to: with a subject line of:

16-067-T0116 – Last name, First name

Or mail to:
Human Resources - Career Opportunities
Royal Roads University
2005 Sooke Road
Victoria, B.C. V9B 5Y2
Fax: (250) 391-2570 Tel: (250) 391-2511

The competition began on August 15, 2016 and will close on August 29, 2016; however, the competition will remain open until a successful candidate is found.

While Royal Roads University values all applications we receive, only those candidates short-listed for further consideration will be contacted. RRU is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the principle of equity in employment. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority consideration.

If you are sending your application via e-mail, please ensure that your electronic file is saved in MS Word or Adobe pdf.