Systems Analyst - Infrastructure - Calgary, Alberta, Canada

  • Automotive
  • Customer Service Representative
  • DMS
  • Information Systems Analyst
  • Information Technology
  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Published: 11-09-2020
  • Job Location: Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Job Description:

Headquartered in Calgary, AB, Canada and in business for over 30 years; PBS is the third largest DMS (Dealership Management System) provider to the North American retail automotive industry. We are unique in the industry because we view our customers as business partners, technology innovators, and friends.

PBS Software is a true windows-based platform boasting ease of use and training while fully featured to support our customer experience. Our software can run all aspects of an automotive dealership with sales, service, inventory management and accounting modules to keep things moving at a steady pace.


The Role

PBS Systems is looking for an enthusiastic and organized individual to join our PBS Client Services Support team in its IT and Infrastructure department in the Calgary office. As an System Analyst - Infrastructure you will provide excellent support to our internal customers.

The ideal candidate would have extensive knowledge with Microsoft technologies and be expert in Microsoft server management and Microsoft Azure. This role provides the opportunity to work individually and within the team in a fast-paced changing environment.


Job Requirements:


  • Provide excellent support to our customers in our software at a Tier 2 level
  • Support and troubleshoot issues that are both called in and emailed to the Helpdesk team
  • Write up tickets and investigate issues that arise
  • Escalate critical issues to senior team members
  • Responds to both internal and external support requests in a timely manner
  • Work on Special Projects as assigned
  • Manage Windows Servers, Hyper-V Virtualization, Application servers like SharePoint, SCCM, VPN, Print Servers etc.
  •  Manage daily backups using Veearn/Windows
  • Manage VOIP System 3CX
  • Install new users using Active Directory and Exchange Management Console and setup workstations, install network cabling etc.
  • System Analyst - Infrastructure keeps users informed about their escalations/incident’s status at agreed intervals
  • System Analyst - Infrastructure takes over Incidents which cannot be solved immediately with the means of Tier 1 Systems Analyst
  • Implement advanced functions of Office 365 including security, governance, and compliance (e.g. DLP, IRM, PIM, MDM, E-Discovery, In-Place Hold, Retention Tags, MFA, ATP)



  • Strong knowledge of Windows Servers, 2012/2016/2019, Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, Hyper-V, VPN, RADIUS, Exchange
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft 365/Office 365: Exchange Online, MS Teams, SharePoint Online, OneDrive, PowerApps, MS Flow
  • Strong analytical, organizational, incident management and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to troubleshoot within Windows Servers and Windows 10
  • Understanding of windows deployment using SCCM/Intune and remote deployment Applications
  • Thorough understanding of PC Hardware & Software with a focus on Microsoft Products
  • Knowledge of Hyper-V//VMware
  • Strong knowledge of cloud technologies (Azure): Azure AD, AD Synch, Azure MFA, Sentinel, Intune/AutoPilot/MDM
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft 365/Office 365: Exchange Online, MS Teams, SharePoint Online, OneDrive, PowerApps, MS Flow
  • Knowledge of Veeam or other backup technologies
  • Problem solving and trouble shooting skills
  • Strong documentation abilities
  • Excellent communication skills, verbal and written
  • Customer focus / Excellent customer service skills
  • Effective time management and organization
  • Strong multi-tasking and prioritization
  • Available to travel
  • Willingness to commitment to an ongoing system of education and cross-training


What we offer:

  • Exciting work environment and product
  • Full technical support and training
  • Full time permanent role
  • Competitive base salary
  • Benefits and incentives
  • Growth opportunities


PBS Systems thanks all applicants for their interest, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. PBS Systems is an employment-equity employer. Candidates who require accommodations throughout the recruitment process please contact the Recruiting Department.