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Information Technology - Senior Network Administrator

151 Bloor St W, Toronto, ON M5S 1S4, Canada Req #391
Monday, May 8, 2023
Who we are:
Canderel is a leading real estate company committed to creating vibrant communities across the nation. With a strong emphasis on sustainability, innovation, and inclusivity, we take pride in delivering exceptional properties that enhance the lives of residents and tenants. As part of our unwavering commitment to diversity and inclusion, Canderel is actively seeking applications from individuals within the BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, and People of Color) and LGBTQ+ communities.

Reports to: Director, IT Operations


Under the general supervision of the Director IT Operations, the Senior Network Administrator will primarily be responsible for working as a part of the IT team to manage actions and coordinate with vendors and partners involved in providing support activities. This role will assist in the short and long-term strategic planning and delivery of network and communication infrastructures. This also includes planning for the construction and performance improvements and resolving communications issues through means of client support.


  • Serve as a technical expert in system administration for complex operating systems and requires understanding a global or multi-office network infrastructure.
  • Deploy and maintain Azure IaaS Virtual Machines and Azure Application and Networking Services to support growth into the cloud.
  • Identify improvements to IT documentation, network maps, processes/procedures, and tickets.
  • Have hands on experience Shell Scripting - Power Shell Azure IaaS, PaaS, Azure Security, Configuring Management
  • Manage network components: Windows Servers, Active Directory, Exchange, Office 365 server backups, licensing network infrastructures and devices (firewalls and switches),
  • Provide and coordinate support, maintenance and troubleshooting for network/telecommunications hardware and software.
  • Evaluate new or emerging telecommunications/networking technologies and recommendations for new technologies for deployment.
  • Engage with contracted vendors and partners to monitor network/telecommunications systems effectiveness and provide improvements where required.
  • Supporting Level 1 and 2 teams with advanced technical issues and providing guidance and coaching.
  • Previous experience in configuring, operating, and managing networks, servers, storage equipment of various brands, and a VMware environment.
  • Additional responsibilities of this position will include maintaining network up-time and effective resolution of network failures, as well as, special projects and other duties, as assigned.


  • Provide high-quality support to our clients and take ownership of incidents and requests until resolution;
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills including the ability to clearly present information to various audiences in both formal and informal settings.
  • Strong customer service focus with the proven ability to develop and maintain effective relationships with team members and internal and external stakeholders.
  • Knowledge of security-related systems and applications such as firewalls, intrusion detection systems, virtual private networks (VPNs), and associated network and protocols and concepts.
  • Demonstrated ability to build strong partnerships with all levels of employees through intuitive business insight and personal credibility; this includes the ability to make recommendations and influence outcomes.
  • A self-starter attitude with problem solving skills.
  • Must demonstrate the ability to respond to incidents involving mission critical systems.
  • Availability to occasionally work evenings and weekends for emergencies.
  • Knowledge of system support life cycle methodologies, network topologies, transport and routing protocols.


  • A degree in Computer Science or a related discipline plus a minimum of 10 years of network and telecommunications experience; an equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.
  • ITIL Foundation Training will be considered an asset.
Application Process:
At Canderel, we believe that diversity and inclusion are critical to our success. We actively encourage candidates from BIPOC and LGBTQ+ communities to apply for this position. To apply, please submit your resume outlining your qualifications and why you are interested in joining our team. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Canderel is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering an inclusive and accessible work environment. We value and respect the diverse experiences and backgrounds of all individuals. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. For Assistance please contact Shawna Brothers, Talent Manager, National - 

Join us in building vibrant and inclusive communities with Canderel!

Other details

  • Job Family Information Technology
  • Pay Type Salary
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  • 151 Bloor St W, Toronto, ON M5S 1S4, Canada