System Administrator (COTS App support)

  • Full Time
  • Toronto


Our client in the public sector is looking for a Sys Admin with experience in setting up infrastructure on latest Windows OS and SQL Server, as well as assisting with the migration of COTS applications.

Location: Hybrid Toronto

Duration: 9 months


• Install, configure, and maintain the latest Windows OS environments.

• Set up and manage SQL Server databases, ensuring high availability and security.

• Implement and manage Active Directory, Group Policies, and other Windows-based services.

• Assist in the migration of COTS applications to new infrastructure.

• Provide technical support for application installations, configurations, and troubleshooting.

• Work closely with vendors and stakeholders to ensure successful application migrations.

• Monitor system performance, availability, and security.

• Perform regular backups and recovery procedures.

• Manage system updates, patches, and service packs.

• Collaborate with other IT teams and departments to support overall IT infrastructure.


• Proven experience in setting up and managing Windows OS and SQL Server environments.

• Experience with the migration and support of COTS applications.

• Familiarity with Active Directory, Group Policies, and Windows-based services.

• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

• Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

• Relevant Microsoft certifications (e.g., MCSA, MCSE) are a plus.