Junior Microsoft IT Specialist

The details of the position can be found below.

Post Date
Dec. 10, 2019

Job ID
1046
Job Title
Junior Microsoft IT Specialist
Type
Permanent

Location
Niagara, ON.
Salary
TBD

Position Description
Accipiter Radar is a global provider of high-performance radar surveillance solutions designed to detect and track small uncooperative targets such as pleasure-craft, vessels, low flying aircraft, drones, birds and ground targets. The result is enhanced security and safety through unprecedented all domain awareness for modern day applications such as coastal surveillance, search & rescue, port security, maritime security, border enforcement, law enforcement, critical infrastructure protection, perimeter security, bird and drone strike prevention and environmental protection. As part of their continued company growth, they are expanding their IT Team, and seek a Junior IT Specialist, with a strong background in Microsoft Technologies. The successful candidate will be a highly motivated, proactive and flexible professional with a solid background in 

Education
  • Degree in Computer Science, with a minimum of 3 years’ experience supporting Microsoft product suite-based solutions. Applicable advance certifications for the specified areas.
  • 3-5 years’ experience in an IT related field
  • Microsoft Certification in Exchange 2013 or higher
  • Microsoft Certification Windows Server 2012 or higher
  • Experience with Microsoft Windows Servers
  • Knowledge of Linux is an asset

Requirements
  • In this role you will support development and maintenance of client and user systems related to a broad range of business areas.
  • Collaborate with colleagues to develop technical and specialised solutions to complex IT problems involving Microsoft-based software products, including Exchange, Dynamics CRM and Microsoft’s Office 365 suite.
  • Strong networking skills required, as is the motivation to learn other operating systems including Linux and iOS.
  • Excellent technical ability encompassing hardware and software installation, configuration, troubleshooting and support.
  • Recommend process improvements to ensure system reliability, scalability, security, integrity and performance.
  • Strong analytical, diagnostic, and problem solving skills
  • Effective communication skills are essential

Additional Information
It is a prerequisite that the successful candidate be eligible for, apply for and obtain (i) satisfactory controlled goods security assessment as regulated by the Canadian Controlled Goods Program; (ii) Level II personnel security clearance from the Canadian Contract Security Program. Accipiter Radar is a global provider of high-performance radar surveillance solutions designed to detect and track small uncooperative targets such as pleasure-craft, vessels, low flying aircraft, drones, birds and ground targets. The result is enhanced security and safety through unprecedented all domain awareness for modern day applications such as coastal surveillance, search & rescue, port security, maritime security, border enforcement, law enforcement, critical infrastructure protection, perimeter security, bird and drone strike prevention and environmental protection