IT Infrastructure Implementation Specialist Job Category: Digital – Digital Nova Scotia – Leading Digital Industry

IT Infrastructure Implementation Specialist Job Category: Digital

Description

What do you think of when you hear the name MNP?  Most likely tax and accounting, but as one of Canada’s largest consulting organizations, we’re so much more! We’re also serious about technology.

Make an impact with MNP Digital as an IT Infrastructure Implementation Specialist.   You will be an integral part of the Managed IT Services team responsible for delivering solutions to our client needs.  This is not a technical support role. The role is primarily implementing technology solutions for our clients.  We are looking for seasoned IT professionals that have experience with a wide variety of server, network, and cloud infrastructure projects.

At MNP Digital, our strength is our people. An investment in our people is an investment in our success. You will have the opportunity to learn from leaders in their fields, develop new skills, and cultivate new relationships to support your career goals. If you’re ready to take your career into your own hands, you’ve come to the right place.

This opportunity offers the flexibility to be based from any of our office locations across Canada.

Responsibilities

  • To ensure that all of MNP’s Clients reflect the practices and standards of MNP
  • Ensuring project proposals comply with MNP standards
  • Managing and maintaining project tracking systems
  • Ensuring adherence to risk management and quality control standards
  • Execute multiple concurrent technology projects on an on-going basis
  • Implements, recommends, and supports technology solution standards
  • Apply technical knowledge to deliver, enable and operationalize technology solutions, services, systems and applications in clients on-premises and cloud environments
  • Ensure solution implementation is performed in compliance with technology standards
  • Provide training and documentation for IT Support teams to operate, maintain and support solutions after implementation
  • Assist with monitoring and manage the queue of incoming project requests
  • Participate in client project scoping meetings and presentations
  • Develop Statements of Work, accurate time estimates, accurate materials lists, and comprehensive assumptions list for each project request
  • Responsible for input into architecting IT solutions for server/network/cloud infrastructure projects for our clients
  • Responsible for the design of project plans and focusing on risk assessment, change management and contingency planning, ensuring alignment with the business need being addressed
  • Define project goals and deliverables

Skills and Experience

  • Minimum of 8 years professional IT experience, preferably in Managed IT Services or IT Consulting
  • Professional presentation skills and demonstrated comfort and confidence in client meetings
  • Working knowledge of Prince2 Agile methodologies
  • Advanced knowledge of the following technologies:
    • Active Directory and AzureAD (now EntraID)
    • SharePoint Online and migrating files to SPO and OneDrive
    • M365 Suite, and migrations to M365 including Exchange Online, Teams, SharePoint, OneDrive, Intune
    • Azure and migrations to Azure
    • Windows, Windows Server, including upgrades/migrations
    • Database services including Microsoft SQL
    • Email services including Microsoft Exchange and Office 365, G Suite
    • Active Directory, GPO’s, NTFS and share permissions, AD replication
    • Advanced networking including TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP, Switching, Routing, VLANs, VPN’s, common ISP services
    • Backup software, strategies and recovery methodology
    • VMWare and virtualization
    • Firewalls, Fortinet, Checkpoint, others
    • Various other technologies

MY REWARDS @ MNP

With a focus on high-potential earnings, MNP is proud to offer customized rewards that support our unique culture and a balanced lifestyle to thrive at work and outside of the office. You will be rewarded with generous base pay, vacation time, 4 paid personal days, a group pension plan with 4% matching, voluntary savings products, bonus programs, flexible benefits, mental health resources, exclusive access to perks and discounts, professional development assistance, MNP University, a flexible ‘Dress For Your Day’ environment, firm sponsored social events and more

Diversity@MNP

We embrace diversity as a core value and celebrate our differences. We believe each team member contributes unique gifts and amplifying their potential makes our business stronger. We encourage people with disabilities to apply!