Systems Administrator

by ZTR Control Systems

Location: London, ON
Date Posted: Apr 09, 2024
ZTR Control Systems

Job Description

Systems Administrator

Join us in Advancing the Environmental Global Impact within the Rail Industry

ZTR is a leading global railway technology company that modernizes and digitally connects railway rolling stock to help our clients create transformational environmental and operational efficiencies.   Our solutions and services have been provided for decades across the world and are used on thousands of locomotives. 


What You’ll be Doing
Are you passionate about supporting a more sustainable future? Do you enjoy working with talented individuals to solve complex problems? Are you excited to work on truly innovative product development? Are you data-driven and results-oriented? Whether it’s solving problems, consulting on products with compassion or continuing to train and develop your skills, you’ll be helping to push an entire industry technologically forward.


As the Systems Administrator, you will be responsible for leading the efficient and reliable operation of servers, and providing support to the IT team with networking issues and general troubleshooting.  


This position is located at our headquarters in London, Ontario.


Responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Provides highly available physical and virtual server environments to the corporate IT Team
  • Ensures IT policies and licensing agreements are adhered to
  • Implements anti-virus / malware protection 
  • Provides user support, and troubleshooting issues
  • In charge of managing O365 Exchange, OneDrive, SharePoint and Microsoft Teams
  • Supervises the ongoing performance and maintenance of phone systems 
  • Responsible for procuring and managing server infrastructure services, equipment, software and suppliers.
  • Supports the IT team with backup solutions, cross team projects and administrative tasks


Who you are:

  • 3+ years of experience in System Administration
  • Degree/ Diploma in Computer Science or equivalent experience 
  • Experienced with Linux and Microsoft Servers (2012, 2016, 2019 & 2022)
  • Good understanding of VMWare, and Azure Virtual Servers 
  • Proficient in server configurations, and utilizations
  • Experienced in troubleshooting IT issues
  • Passionate about emerging technologies


Why Choose ZTR?

ZTR offers a positive working environment and a group of friendly and talented industry leaders passionate about combating climate change. We encourage and support employees to find long-term success and explore opportunities that play into their strengths and passions. We value lateral moves as much as vertical promotions; we believe all roles should develop your skills, broaden your experience, and help you continue on a journey to build a rewarding career at ZTR.


ZTR is all about our people. That is why we value Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) within our organization. DEI is essential to our goal of creating a great place to work. We are committed to building a representative workforce and committed to equal opportunities regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status.
We are looking for flexible, compassionate and enthusiastic individuals who thrive in a fast-paced working environment, and who are looking for long-term, meaningful employment in a career that makes a real difference.


At ZTR, we continuously promote a healthy balance between work, fun and family. This is a place where employees make a difference in our company and within our customers’ organizations. You will be able to direct your career path at ZTR as we are rapidly growing with numerous opportunities for professional growth and development.


ZTR Control Systems provides accommodations for applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. If you require accommodation, please contact Human Resources. We will address information received regarding the accommodation needs of applicants in confidence

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