Technical Infrastructure Architect 2 – City of Burnaby

1 July 2023

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Technical Infrastructure Architect 2

Competition No.:

Regular Full Time

$7,967 – 8,314 – 8,667 – 9,034 – 9,434/month (2023 Rates)

70 hours bi-weekly

Special Notes:
Subject to Note ‘T’ of Schedule ‘B’ of the CUPE 23 Inside Division Collective Agreement


Last Updated:
6/2/23 8:57 AM

The goal of the City of Burnaby and its employees is to consistently deliver first class service and services to our community.  With this in mind, we hire people who share the same passion, those with the drive and determination to grow with and contribute to our already exceptional team.  People like you!

This is skilled technical work in maintaining the performance of the City’s computer infrastructures (server, storage or cloud). Under the general direction of a supervisor, an incumbent of this class performs tasks related to sustaining the performance and security of related infrastructures and the configuration and deployment of infrastructure software and hardware, ensuring the functionality and efficiency of local and remote infrastructures as well as troubleshooting infrastructure hardware, software and related problems. Responsibilities include monitoring and analyzing system and infrastructure performance and effects changes to increase the system’s efficiency; supporting specialized technologies; investigates and resolves infrastructure server and storage hardware, software, and Linux Server and Microsoft Windows Server operating  systems problems; prepares and maintains system and infrastructure documentation and capacity plans; designs or revises changes to storage, infrastructure and enterprise architecture in response to changing requirements; integrates and supports the development of on premises and cloud- based disaster recovery practices and failovers. Performs related work as required.

Qualifications include graduation from an institute of technology with a diploma in computer systems technologies with specific courses related to IT systems administration and network systems plus considerable related experience, including infrastructure management experience, OR an equivalent combination of training and experience. Considerable knowledge of storage and local and wide area infrastructure technologies and standards, Red Hat Linux and other Linux server distributions and Microsoft Windows server and workstation operating systems, hardware platforms, server virtualization and configuration options. Considerable knowledge of problem definition and solution techniques applicable to the work performed.  Ability to monitor the efficiency and effectiveness of the City’s computer networks and to implement remedial actions as required. Ability to investigate and resolve server operating system and infrastructure hardware and related systems problems as related to the work performed.  Ability to test and evaluate infrastructure application software and make recommendations regarding standard configurations. Ability to act as project leader regarding the enhancement and implementation of systems and information technologies and to establish priorities, schedule workload to meet deadlines and project objectives. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with a variety of staff and external contacts. Driver’s License for the Province of British Columbia is required. The working hours, days off and location of work for this position may change/be adjusted in order to meet operational requirements.

The closing date for this competition has been extended until it has been filled. New applications are welcome!

Copies of relevant professional certificates, degrees, or tickets will be required at the time of the interview.

Please contact People and Culture at 604-294-7303 if you do not receive a confirmation email within one hour of submitting your application online.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted

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