Infrastructure Architect

Date Posted: October 03, 2017
Job Location: Vernon
Job Number: GWF-72037
Job Type: Full Time
Start: Immediately
Company: Tolko
Address: 3000 - 28th Street, Vernon, British Columbia, Canada V1T 6M1

Job Description

Reporting to the Infrastructure & Security Supervisor, the Infrastructure Architect provides technical, leadership, and project advisory services to Tolko IT, plus supports the IT team & process control group as required. The Infrastructure Architect ensures the resiliency of the Tolko infrastructure (including server/storage/network/telephony & unified communications) through the development and application of best practices, providing the appropriate recommendations and coaching to our technical team. This individual applies excellent communication and problem-solving skills to guide and assist the IT team and our business on issues related to the support and maintenance of our mission-critical infrastructure.

• Minimum 5 years hands-on storage, servers, networking and Unified Communications experience with relevant infrastructure security best practices
• College diploma or university degree in the field of computer science or equivalent work experience
• Broad based business skills and acumen
• Extensive infrastructure design and support experience, including cloud & hybrid models
• Extensive knowledge of computer hardware, including desktops, servers, storage, mobile phones, tablet and network devices
• Experience with desktop and server operating systems, including Windows, VMware vSphere and Linux
• Familiarity with the principles of Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
• Enjoys being creative and innovative, with the drive to improve Business Systems and Technology

Why Tolko:
• Care for yourself and your family with competitive pay and exceptional benefits
• Work with the best and brightest in the industry
• Live where you work
• Work at a company where safety is a core value
• Be part of a sustainable and environmentally responsible company

Build your career with us and apply today!

When you join Tolko, you are signing on with an industry leader in world markets that has built success through three generations with over 3000 employees and growing. Our structure and culture encourage innovation, growth, and change in an open environment. To explore current career opportunities and become a part of our community, apply online today via

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

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Job Conditions

  • Travelling may be required.
  • Overtime may be required.

  • Minimum experience: 5 to 10 years
  • Minimum educational level: Certificate from a University
  • Language: English