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System Engineer

Job Location: Ontario - Ottawa

Regional Description: Canada

Job Number: 00668059


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Systems Engineer - Analyst
Location: Ottawa and Toronto
 ARE YOU READY to transform the future of business and your career?
There is never a typical day at Accenture, but that’s why we love it here! This is an extraordinary opportunity to build a rewarding career at Accenture Operations. Working in highly collaborative teams for world-leading clients, we’ll nurture your talent in an inclusive culture that values diversity. Whatever your work and life goals, we’ll help you achieve them. Sooner.
Join Accenture Operations and drive continuous, rapid-fire innovation and new business capabilities needed to outperform in a digital world.  All while you help define and meet the future needs of entire industries. Uncover actionable insights and analytics that can transform our clients’ technology infrastructures and accelerate their journey to achieving business outcomes. Be part of a team that brings together multiple stakeholders and technologies to operationalize real-time innovation that shape customer and employee experiences.
As a Systems Engineer Analyst you will develop and deliver strategies and solutions for housing and managing the computer systems and communications infrastructure -- including servers, databases, storage devices, etc. -- that handle the data necessary for enterprise operations.
  • Interacts with peers within Accenture before updating supervisors. Likely has some interactions with non-management levels at the client and/or within Accenture
  • Receives minimal instruction on daily work tasks and a moderate level of instruction on new assignments.
  • Decisions impact own work and may impact the work of others. 
  • Experienced Systems engineer administrator providing support services including provisioning, environment management and maintenance, and operational support services
  • Batch Monitoring Scheduling using centralized tools
  • It is currently our objective to assign our people to work near where they live. However, given the nature of our business and our need to serve our clients our employees must be available to travel when needed.


  • University degree or community college diploma or equivalent experience.
  • Minimum 1 year of significant experience with Cloud concepts such as Microsoft o365 and Azure (IaaS, PaaS, SaaS...) as an administrator.
  • Minimum 3 years of experience with Windows server administration.
  • Minimum 3 years of experience with SCCM and/or Microsoft Intune for device and application management and deployments at the Enterprise scale
  • Minimum 3 years of experience with scripting in various languages including PowerShell.
  • Minimum 3 years of experience with Active Directory and DNS implementation, support and administration Domain Controllers, OUs, group policy processing, security concepts such as RBAC, MFA, etc.
  • Minimum 3 years of experience with VMware (version 5.5 or more recent) virtualization platform implementation, support and administration. SRM knowledge a plus
  • Minimum 3 years of experience with Enterprise storage solutions (preferably with IBM XIV SANs and v7000 Storwize)
  • Minimum of 3 experience with backup, restore, disaster recovery support experience (preferably with Commvault)
  • Minimum 3 years of experience with application support at the enterprise level (provide 2nd/3rd level support for applications, including multitier applications)
  • Minimum 3 years of experience with system monitoring (eg. HP Omi, HP NNMi) and troubleshooting
  • Ability to meet travel requirements, when applicable
Knowledge and Skills
  • Hardware and software testing and documentation skills
  • Hardware and software evaluation and selection skills
  • Knowledge of system redundancy and disaster recovery practices, policies and procedures
  • Knowledge of security risk and mitigation measures for Microsoft Windows based servers
Preferred Qualifications
  • Security Clearance a plus OR ability to obtain Canadian Reliability Security Clarence (Resided in Canada in the last 5 years)
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Azure and the migration of applications services servers to Azure is an asset to have
  • Certification in:  VMware, Microsoft Windows Server, Microsoft Azure
  • Knowledge of IBM enterprise storage XIV, V7000 and storage area networks SAN is an asset to have
  • Knowledge of Commvault enterprise backup, recovery and archive solutions is an asset to have
  • SCCM / Intune
  • Experience managing Exchange Online, Skype Online is an asset
  • Good knowledge in imaging, deployment and management of Server OS and Client OS
  • Good knowledge of Networking and Security technologies is an asset
  • Incident and Change Management (ITIL Certification is a major asset).
  • Bilingual French and English is an asset
To learn more about Accenture, and how you will be challenged and inspired from Day 1, please visit our website at  
It is currently our objective to assign our people to work near where they live. However, given the nature of our business and our need to serve our clients, our employees must be available to travel when needed.
We are committed to employment equity. We encourage all people, including women, visible minorities, persons with disabilities and persons of aboriginal descent to apply. 
Accenture is committed to providing employment opportunities to current or former members of the armed forces.
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