Description: IT Systems Engineer

Basic Function

IDS Systems is actively seeking a Systems Engineer to join its team of highly skilled IT professionals. Our team works with a wide range of clients on challenging projects with new technologies and enterprise-calibre systems. As part of our team, you would work with client IT departments and organization executives to expand their capabilities through projects and initiatives. Our goal is to facilitate improvements to client technology infrastructure to facilitate their business operations. Our ideal candidate will be a team player with excellent communication skills and strong analytical, problem-solving, and troubleshooting skills.

IDS offers an excellent compensation package coupled with a great work environment.

The ideal candidate will have experience with the following:


  • Migrating different business units to a single, Office 365 environment
  • Configuring Azure Cloud Stack from the network to the Web
  • Experience with Microsoft Office 365’s Cloud suite including Office, Skype for Business, SharePoint and OneDrive as well as Teams
  • Engineering & Implementing Active Directory Federation Services (ADFS)
  • Azure AD Connect
  • Engineering single sign on (SSO) solutions
  • Hosting Mobile Device Management Solutions such as InTune and BlackBerry UEM
  • Working with Exchange 2010, 2013, 2016 and Exchange Hybrid servers


  • AWS
  • Experience with Microsoft Exchange Online and extensive experience with Microsoft Cloud migrations.
  • Extensive experience with Microsoft Azure and Office 365 migrations and deployments
  • Experience with diverse legacy Exchange and Office 365 environments
  • Windows server and desktop experience
  • Microsoft Active Directory administration and troubleshooting experience
  • Troubleshooting mobile messaging technologies including Exchange ActiveSync, iOS, Android
  • Experience with architecture, design and implementation of enterprise Office 365 solutions

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Lead client migrations to Office 365 and Azure from the design phase through to implementation
  • Document implementations and provide guidance to operations
  • Provide high-level architectural guidance to clients and internally
  • Provide Tier 3 support to front-line Engineers
  • Provide advice and training to colleagues on various Office 365 and Azure applications and tools
  • Write and maintain custom PowerShell scripts to help with migrations and user support

Knowledge, Skills, & Certifications

  • Expertise in Office 365 (Identity, Authentication, Administration, Implementation, Exchange, Skype)
  • Three to five years of experience with Exchange Server and Office 365. Migration experience and proficiency troubleshooting is an asset
  • SharePoint knowledge and configuration
  • Knowledge of Skype for Business
  • A valid Security Clearance
  • Excellent English verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Exchange Server and core elements: Active Directory, Federation Services, DNS, High Availability and Disaster Recovery Configurations, Mail Flow and Connectors, Outlook client configuration, PowerShell, SMTP, SSL/TLS
  • Experience and skills in some of the following areas will be considered an asset:
    • Hybrid configurations between on-premises Exchange Server and Office 365
    • Moving or expanding Active Directory from on-premises to Azure Active Directory
    • Public folder migrations

Application Form

  • Accepted file types: pdf.