Information Technologist

Valles Steamship (Canada) Ltd.

Information Technologist

Company Profile:
Valles Steamship (Canada) Ltd. is a ship management company, which currently manages a fleet of 12 vessels trading worldwide. The company is seeking a qualified individual for their IT department in their Downtown, Vancouver office—the role will be to provide support to end users in the office and on vessels.

Job type:
Information Technologist, Full-time

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Job Description & Requirements:
Operating systems:
• Knowledge of Windows Server 2012/2016/2019 and newer, Windows 7/10 and newer is an asset
• Experience with virtualization technologies—Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware ESXi
• Ability to install/upgrade/troubleshoot/replace various computer hardware including servers, workstations and peripherals
• Repair and recover from hardware failures
• Analyze and trouble shoot network configuration, routing, switching, cabling and firewalls
• Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite both online and on premise
• Knowledgeable with Microsoft Exchange 2019 and newer
• Microsoft SQL Server in its deployment, configuration and administration
• Knowledgeable with VMware vSphere and VMware Horizon
• Knowledgeable with Java Applications—GlassFish and WildFly
• Working knowledge of TCP/IP, LAN, WAN, VPN, firewall, switches and routers including Cisco IOS and WatchGuard
• Support, configure and troubleshoot various network infrastructure equipment including switches, managed switches, routers and firewalls
• Conversant with security best practices including network, firewall, anti-malware, antivirus
• University degree or college diploma in Information Technology or equivalent work experience
• Ability to meet deadlines and adjust to changing priorities
• Ability to work as a team member but also able to perform independently
• Ability to perform duties including light to medium lifting
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English

Compensation and Benefits:
• Depending on qualification and experience
• Up to 20 working days
• MSP & extended health coverage upon completion of probation

Why Choose Valles:
Valles is a family managed company where employees are treated as an extension of the family. It is an opportunity to work in an environment where the candidate will not only provide end user support to those who are on shore and in the office, but also to those who are out at sea and on vessels. The employment provides a chance to work independently to hone your knowledge of Information Technology. The job is an opportunity to work alongside seasoned Information Technologists and also to make it a career at Valles. Joining a well-known shipping company provides latitude to advance within the wider shipping industry.

How to Apply

Please send a copy of your resume and salary expectation to Thank you in advance to all applicants for their interest. Qualified individuals will be contacted in order to schedule an interview.