Senior System Administrator
in Dartmouth, NS

Dartmouth, NS
Full-time - Permanent
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Parts for Trucks has been an industry leader providing parts and service to the heavy-duty trucking industry for over 100 years. Operating 32 sales / warehouse outlets and 15 service facilities from coast to coast, Parts for Trucks offers a complete range of products and services for all makes of trucks and trailers.

We have an immediate opening for a Senior System Administrator in our Dartmouth Head Office. This is a full-time permanent position and a great opportunity for someone looking to advance their career in a growing company.

Reporting to the IT Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for supporting our Cloud and On-Premises Compute and Storage Infrastructure. This position will have a key focus on designing and implementing our expanding cloud environments and solutions.


  • Manage our Azure Cloud Infrastructure and our legacy On-Premises VMware environments.
  • Play a leading role in designing our Cloud Infrastructure strategy.
  • Work with other members of our IT team to develop and build on secure infrastructure best practices.
  • Manage our Active Directory and Azure AD environment.
  • Responsible for identity Management and access control
  • Manage Microsoft 365 services including Email, Teams, SharePoint, and OneDrive
  • Responsible for Veeam backup and recovery and expand our disaster recovery plan.
  • Manage Windows and Linux Servers and an RDS Farm deployment.
  • Maintain a high level of availability for our key systems and operations.
  • Document Cloud and Infrastructure changes.
  • Provide level 2/3 support to assist our helpdesk in resolving endpoint issues.
  • Perform maintenance and systems upgrades.


  • Post-Secondary Diploma or Degree in IT, Computer Science, or other relevant education.
  • 5-7 years' experience as a system administrator working in a mid to large systems infrastructure.
  • Proven experience managing an Azure compute & storage environment.
  • Experience implementing Azure networking.
  • Experience with Identity and Access Management on Microsoft Azure/365.
  • Experience with managing VMware hosts and storage.
  • Proven Microsoft 365 administration experience.
  • Experience with MDM solutions such as Microsoft Intune.
  • Solid understanding of IT Security, Network, and authentication concepts.
  • Microsoft, VMware, and Cloud Certifications are considered assets.

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We offer a competitive compensation package, including group benefits, retirement savings plan, employee assistance program, and stable employment. Wages will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

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