💰 DOE 🗓️ Full-time 🏷️ Information Technology 📛 No license required
About our company
Aurora Cannabis is looking for an Infrastructure Analyst to join our Information Services team in the fast-paced cannabis industry. Aurora is growing rapidly and to support our growth we are going to be deploying enterprise class technology based primarily on the Microsoft technology stack, along with a software-defined network an many other SaaS based apps and and all of the back-end infrastructure needed to support this. The Senior Infrastructure Analyst will play a key role in the design and deployment of this infrastructure and applications.
Implements new technology-based solutions
Coordinates activities with vendors and third-party suppliers as required
Maintains any pertinent hardware and software inventories required for rollout
Participates in design, build and test activities
As requested, researches and recommends hardware and software products
Complies with all project management expectations relating to documentation standards, status reporting etc.
Stays abreast of new and emerging technologies
Utilize a variety of partners to assist with the design and architecture of infrastructure and applications
Play a key role, including hands on as required, in the projects that will deploy infrastructure and applications
Contribute to the overall IS strategy as required
Assist with troubleshooting and resolving a wide range of technical related problems.
Large enterprise experience with:
Windows Server environment
Enterprise switch configuration, routing, and wireless solutions
Server Virtualization technologies
Cloud platforms such as AWS and/or Azure
Information security best practices as it relates to infrastructure
Experience with the following is considered an asset:
IaaS, PaaS, and SaaS concepts
Linux based environments
Call centre technology and management
Industrial control systems
Software Defined Wide Area Network (SD-WAN) devices and architecture
Excellent customer service skills, positive attitude
Resourceful and collaborative
Excellent organizational & multitasking skills
Strong troubleshooting and analytical skills
Ability to work in fast-paced, dynamic environment
Strong team player
Bilingual in French and English, an asset
Demonstrated ability to quickly adapt; maintain focus and a high degree of accuracy while working with complex data in an environment of ever-changing deadlines, priorities and requirements
Excellent communication skills (oral, written and presentation)
Proven ability to work collaboratively in a team environment and collaborate on projects
Develop and maintain positive and cooperative relationships, inside and outside of work group, interacting in a friendly, open, honest, and accepting manner.
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
Undergraduate degree or diploma in IT
Minimum 7 – 10 years of progressive IT experience working in a complex environment with many distributed sites
5+ years working as a technical architect in in large enterprises
5+ years’ experience working with Microsoft Windows servers in large enterprises
7+ years’ experience administering Microsoft Active Directory in large enterprises
3+ years’ experience administering the Microsoft Office 365 suite of applications
3+ years’ experience administering mobile device management (MDM) software in large enterprises
3+ years’ experience administering Microsoft Skype for Business in large enterprises
3+ years’ experience working with a variety of storage systems
3+ years’ experience imaging Windows 10 in large enterprises
3+ years’ experience working on projects in large enterprises
Experience working with Microsoft Azure and O365 in large enterprises
Experience in the design and deployment of Private and Hybrid Clouds in large enterprises
Linux experience is a benefit
Experience with projects involving multi-disciplinary teams operating in a fast-paced, innovation driven environment.
Knowledge of the emerging cannabis industry would be considered an asset.
We would like to thank all applicants for their interest but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.