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Montreal Job Posting System Administrator

Job Posting: System Administrator

Job Postings - 8 November 2016

Job Description

Title: System Administrator

Status: Permanent, 40 hours per week

Salary: To be discussed

City: Montreal (Old-Montreal), 15 minutes from Square-Victoria métro station


SOLABS was founded in Montreal over 15 years ago. The company has offices in both Canada and the United States. SOLABS’ unique mission is the development and commercialization of its integrated SOLABS QM software solution. SOLABS QM helps Life Science companies significantly improve Quality operations and ensure compliance of regulatory requirements.

The company’s team of passionate professionals is at the heart of its success, therefore SOLABS offers a competitive compensation plan including a complete benefits plan and an appealing continuous learning program.

Job Description

SOLABS is seeking a dynamic and passionate System Administrator.

Main Responsibilities

Support LANs, WANs, network segments, internet, and intranet systems

Maintain system efficiency

Troubleshoot problems reported by users

Make recommendations for future upgrades

Maintain network and system security

Monitor networks to ensure security and availability to specific users

Evaluate and modify system’s performance

Maintain integrity of the network, server deployment, and security

Perform network address assignment

Assign configuration of authentication and authorization of directory services

Maintain network facilities on individual machines, such as drivers and settings of personal computers as well as printers.

Maintain network servers such as file servers, VPN gateways, intrusion detection systems, and FTP servers

Administer servers, desktop computers, printers, routers, switches, firewalls, phones, personal digital assistants, smartphones, software deployment, security updates and patches

Troubleshoot problems related to our SOLABS QM software

Perform Level 1 and 2 support in a regulated environment

Qualifications & Skills


Bachelor’s degree in CIS, MIS, IS, Computer Science


4 to 5 years of experience in IT Infrastructure

Hands-on technical, analytical, interpersonal skills required

Working knowledge of PM methodologies and understanding of ITIL and ITSM framework

IT certifications a plus

Hands-on experience with Wired and Wireless networking, PC & Server Support, VMs, virus protection, backup systems, Windows Servers, Lotus Notes, LAN and WAN, VOIP, VMware, Citrix Xen Server, Citrix NetScaler, Fortinet Fortigate and Brocade switches and various other software applications

Hands-on experience with networking TCP/IP, routers, switches, systems and servers such as DHCP, DNS and understanding of system and network security

Well-versed in Windows Server 2003/2008/2012 administration tasks, such as installation, configuration, management, lock down, security, patching and updating

Experience with Active Directory (Domain trust, site and services, group policy)

Ability to work well with others, as well as independently. Attention to detail and strong documentation skills

Demonstrated ability to manage multiple priorities and follow through on projects to completion

Experience in maintaining a hosted environment

How To Apply

Please send your cover letter and resume to