IT Administrator, Infrastructure

AGI

Dates

Closing: December 31, 2021

Posted: November 17, 2021

Location

Lisle, IL, USA

Job Department

Information Technology

To apply for this position, please send your resume to careers@aggrowth.com. Please use the job title as the subject line for reference.

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About AGI

AGI is a global food-based infrastructure company publicly traded in Canada. With over 3,800 employees and over 30 global manufacturing brands, AGI is a leading provider of equipment and technology solutions for agricultural commodities including seed, fertilizer, grain and feed systems and an expanding platform for food processing facilities.

The Opportunity

As a senior technical resource, you will be part of a team responsible for providing services to internal customers related to IT infrastructure, both on-premise, and cloud based, including personal computers, servers, networking, remote access technologies, mobile devices, data centers and communications tools and services.

The Team

Reporting to the Manager, IT Infrastructure, you will be a part of the AGI IT team for both strategic and day-to-day operations of IT infrastructure within North America.

Responsibilities

  • IT Infrastructure
    • Provide support to Data Center operations including servers, networks, and backup systems.
    • Monitor and respond to Storage, Networking and Server Infrastructure Incidents
    • Assist In IT Security Industry Best Practices
    • Contribute to IT asset management databases, processes, and policies.
    • Work with IT leadership to defining the standards for provisioning, setup and maintenance of individual computing requirements including laptops, desktops, and mobile devices
    • Provide input on the design and execution of the AGI IT Disaster Recovery Plan
  • Technical/Knowledge
    • Technical Knowledge and understanding in networking, server administration and end user computers.
    • Be committed to personal development of new technical skills and knowledge
    • Ensure that technical information and knowledge is recorded and maintained in accordance with AGI IT standards
    • Contribute to a better understanding of technology across AGI with both technical and business teams.
    • Work with the Enterprise Architecture team to ensure that architecture diagrams and technical standards are developed and maintained
    • Understanding of Cloud technologies such as Azure/0365, AWS

Qualifications

  • Post-secondary degree in IT Management, Computer Science or equivalent mix of training and experience.
  • 5-10 years in IT infrastructure roles.
  • Strong IT knowledge and understanding
  • Strong communication and documentation skills
  • IT service management (ITIL preferred)
  • Experience in a large IT enterprise environment
  • Understanding of networking, storage, and security
  • Microsoft AD, AAD
  • 0365 Administration
  • Azure
  • AWS
  • Backup software (such as Veeam)
  • Networking (such as Meraki, Sonicwalls)
  • Infrastructure deployed in on-premise and Cloud environments
  • ITSM tools such as JIRA

 

How To Apply

Apply today! Click the “Apply Today” button above or email careers@aggrowth.com with your cover letter and resume and note the job you’re applying for in the subject line.

We thank you for applying, however, only those selected to continue in the interview process will be contacted. 

AGI is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.

Accommodations are available upon request for candidates with a disability taking part in the recruitment process and once hired.