System Administrator in Cambridge at Shred – Tech

Date Posted: 11/18/2022

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Job Description


  • Support LANs, WANs, IPSEC tunnels, network segments, and maintain network and system efficiency.
  • Ensure design of system allows all components to work properly together and make recommendations for future upgrades.
  • Periodically upgrade or install new versions as required: Domain Controllers, Terminal Server, Microsoft Exchange Server, SolidWorks and PDM Vault, SQL Servers, and System Security Consoles.
  • Maintain mixed server environment (HyperV and VMWare) and all Virtual Machines.
  • Provide support on Office 365 platform (administration and maintenance of shared tenant).
  • Maintain updates and changes on SonicWall firewalls as required.
  • Maintain Meraki wireless systems.
  • Maintain mixed environment of network peripheral equipment (switches, printers, VoIP phones.
  • Maintain Active Directory policies and user accounts locally and in the cloud (Windows servers, Azure).
  • Monitor and maintain mobile equipment through Company portal and Intune.
  • Maintain workstations and firmware on devices as required.
  • Manage the flow of troubleshooting requests through ticketing system, identify and prioritize user needs, troubleshoot problems reported by users, analyze and isolate issues.
  • Maintain smartphones, software deployment, security updates and patches and oversee invoices for usage etc.
  • Perform daily security system monitoring verifying the integrity and availability of all hardware, server resources, systems and key processes, reviewing system and application logs.
  • Verify daily backup operations, ensuring all required data and systems are successfully backed up and communicate with the 3rd party cloud backup provider with any issues.
  • Configure and manage HP/Cisco/Dell networking platform.
  • Manage and facilitate required changes to the Teams phone system
  • Coordinate purchases for IT related needs of the business through various channels.
  • Oversee and authorize invoices for communications and IT related services.
  • Co-ordinate work with consultants when required.



  • College Diploma with a technical major in System Administration is preferable.


  • 2-4 years System Administration.

Specific Skill Ability and Knowledge:

  • Advanced computer skills in Office365 platform, HyperV and Vmware.
  • Business Analytics (VBA Access, SQL Server) an asset.
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize with strong organizational and project management skills.


We’re ambitious and we expect our team to give their best effort to achieve the goals we set together. In return, we invest in people who are committed to growing with us. We offer:

  • Competitive payRRSP-matching and a comprehensive Healthcare benefits package which includes extended health insurance, dental, vision, prescription and employee assistance program (benefit costs are 100% employer paid - starts after successful completion of 90-day probation).
  • Safety boot reimbursement up to $150
  • Prescription safety glass program
  • Opportunity for growth through internal recruitment
  • Social events throughout the year, including BBQ’s, golf tournament, holiday party for adults and more!


Shred-Tech® is globally recognized for designing and manufacturing first-class shredding & recycling systems to cost-effectively meet our customer's waste reduction and recycling needs.

At Shred-Tech, we value diversity and work to ensure all employees and candidates have equal opportunities to succeed. Should you require accommodations of any kind to apply for this position, please contact us. Accommodations are available during all stages of the recruitment process in accordance with the Human Rights Code.