Senior Systems Administrator

Date Posted January 15, 2020
  • Department Information Technology
  • Location Toronto
  • Job ID 72591
  • Corporate
  • Toronto

YM Inc.

YM Inc. was founded on the strength of a single retail store in the heart of downtown Toronto in 1975, under the name Stitches. Today we are one of North America’s leading apparel retailers operating over 600 stores across Canada and the United States under the following banners: Stitches, Urban Planet, Urban Behavior, Sirens, Urban Kids, Suzy Shier, Bluenotes, West 49, Amnesia, Mandee and Charlotte Russe.

Essential Job Functions

  • Lead implement and maintain infrastructure solutions and specifications working closely with other IT departments such as Desktop Support and Networking teams
  • Investigated and bring resolution to complex problems by applying advanced troubleshooting techniques in Systems, Networking and Applications
  • Improve and administer system operations of our infrastructure footprint
  • Perform document and communicate daily/weekly/monthly maintenance
  • Maintain, monitor and analyze performance of infrastructure components and make recommendations for improvement


  • Minimum of 5 years relevant experience with advanced configuration and support Advanced Active Directory management
  • Working knowledge of networking, Domain and Backup Services Powershell
  • Deep knowledge of setup, deployment and support of VMWare infrastructure
  • Hands on knowledge of backup solutions are essential, products like Veeam and BackupExec
  • Must work well in a team-oriented environment
  • Customer service and satisfaction focused
  • Ability to work independently and manage time to support multiple high-priority objectives simultaneously
  • Strong written and oral skills
  • Self-motivated and willing to take the initiative

Technical environment:

  • VMWare / Windows farm with ~230 servers and NetApp storage ~500TB with FC connectivity.

YM Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. If chosen to participate in the selection process, accommodations are available upon request. We will consult with the applicant to provide or arrange suitable accommodation in a manner that takes into account the applicant’s accessibility needs.

Job Type: Full-time

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