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Professional - SYSTEMS ADMINISTRATOR (Level 2) (13-299 MH)
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Competition Number: 13-299 MH
Status: Permanent Full Time
Department: ICT Collaborative, ICAT (Information Communications Automation Technology)
Reports To: Chief Information Officer
Hours: Days; 7.5 Hour Shifts
Published here: 2013-07-19

Posting Summary:

As part of the larger ICAT team, works under indirect supervision, participates in effective provisioning, installation/configuration, operation, and maintenance of enterprise systems hardware and software and related infrastructure. This individual participates in technical research and development to enable continuing innovation within the infrastructure. This individual participates in the planning, implementing, designing, analyzing, maintaining, and providing of technical support for large, complex computer systems and data communications networks.

This individual will assist project teams with technical issues in the Initiation and Planning phases of our standard Project Management Methodology. These activities include the definition of needs, benefits, and technical strategy; research & development within the project life-cycle; technical analysis and design; and support of operations staff in executing, testing and rolling-out the solutions. Participation on projects is focused on smoothing the transition of projects from development staff to production staff by performing operations activities within the project life-cycle.


• At least five (5) years of experience in systems administration in a large client-server environment
• BS/BA degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, or related Information Technology Discipline preferred
• Proven organizational and time management skills
• Strong analytical, problem solving and decision-making skills
• Strong verbal and written communication skills
• Ability to effectively communicate technical issues to non-technical individuals
• Ability to understand and acquire new technical skill
• Ability to work with tight deadlines and changing priorities
• Ability to work on multiple concurrent projects
• Strong skills in Citrix (XenApp, XenServer, XenDesktop) administration and support
• Strong skills in Microsoft Active Directory, Microsoft Exchange 2010, Microsoft Lync
• Strong skills in Microsoft Windows Server 2003/2008, VMWARE
• Strong skills in storage technology (NAS,SAN)
• Manage Microsoft SharePoint and/or other web portal content
• Ability to work effectively in a team setting and in a fast paced environment
• Must have a valid driver's license and vehicle
• Provide support for network services including DNS, DHCP, SNMP, HTTP, and HTTPS.
• PIPEDA/PHIPA compliance experience as it relates to network best practices and security as well as managing and complying to PIPEDA/PHIPA network controls
• Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high pressure environment
• Support, patching and remediation in response to security flaws
• Knowledge of Data Center Operations
• Demonstrated strong analytical and troubleshooting skills
• Demonstrates Mackenzie Health core values and competencies
• Proven attendance record.
• Demonstrates understanding of contribution to patient and staff safety.
• Ability to perform the essential duties of the job.
• Demonstrates behaviours consistent with Mackenzie Health’s Commitment to Caring.
• Models behaviour that is aligned with the values of Mackenzie Health – Excellence, Leadership and Empathy;
• Commitment to providing an exceptional experience for staff and clients within a challenging and exciting health care environment.
• Demonstrates understanding of contribution to patient and staff safety.

HOW TO APPLY: Interested candidates are invited to forward their cover letter and resume by email to Please quote the competition number in the subject line of your email. No agencies please.


We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those under consideration for an interview will be contacted.

Mackenzie Health / 10 Trench St. Richmond Hill, On. L4C 4Z3 / Main Hospital Site: (905) 883-1212 / TTY Service: (905) 883-2123