IT Manager



About Securiguard Securiguard Services Ltd. has been at the forefront of asset protection for almost fifty years with leading-edge innovative security and safety solutions. Today, Securiguard is one of the largest and most trusted private security organizations in Canada.Securiguard has proven expertise in deploying security and safety personnel in a variety of industries including Corporate, Retail, Property Management, Industrial, Aviation, Marine, Government, Educational, and Industrial/Resource Projects, and has the largest and highest accredited K-9 detection and screening division in Canada.With the ability to service clients across Canada including major centers, small towns, and remote locations by air, land, or sea, our team of 3000+ strong security and safety professionals provide people with a feeling of safety by offering a comprehensive selection of security services and solutions.Location: Vancouver Start date: As soon as possible Key Responsibilities: Set up and maintenance of the IT infrastructure encompassing telecommunication systems and networks, internet connectivity links and networks, computers/hardware, software systems, applications, and databasesIdentify IT requirements such as desktops, laptops, projectors, cell phones and hand-held communication devices, computer peripherals, and networking equipmentAuthorize the deployment, monitoring, maintenance, development, and support of all hardware and software based on department needsEvaluate the overall effectiveness of network operations and existing technologiesProvide expertise and training to internal stakeholders on all IT issues; supervise and mentor IT team membersOversee contractors, basic installation, video-based systems, and networkCoordinate the IT infrastructure to ensure alignment with strategic and business prioritiesDevelop and maintain a collaborative working relationship with users, vendors, and other related groupsAccountable for the delivery of all IT services and assets throughout all branches and client sites of SecuriguardResponsible for network administration including network design, integrity, security, disaster recovery, and federation service managementResponsible for hardware and software systems, application servers, internet, backup and recovery systems, router, Firewalls, LAN, VLAN/WAN management, and phone systemsSet corporate standards and develop policies related to computer and network security. Ensure the use of and access to data, and electronic communications to meet all Securiguard’s requirementsAssess and proactively manage risk related to IT and records at SecuriguardRequired qualifications: Experience working with stakeholders to communicate issues while balancing business expectationsLeadership experience in a 24×7 operation supporting physical IT infrastructure (computer, network, storage, etc.).Experience working with network architecture and client-server technologyBachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business, or a relevant field Strong analytical problem-solving skillsExcellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to present complex technical information in a clear and concise manner to a variety of audiencesAbility to thrive in an ambiguous and fast-paced IT environment and capable of motivating teams Experience in procurement, budgeting, forecasting, and asset managementMicrosoft 365 Certification requiredBonus if you have:Experience with IP based Cameras and VMS systems Experience or Knowledge with Access Control systems Proven skills in leadership development and team buildingKnowledge of low voltage systems Perks:Comprehensive health, dental, and vision care planWork-life-balanceOpportunities for career advancementGreat team membersAt Securiguard we believe in living and acting by our values: R.E.A.C.H. · Respect · Empathy · Accountability · Courtesy & · HonestyWe make people feel safe and inspire our staff to believe they can make a difference in everything they do. We believe that diversity enables the company to grow towards a better future. By creating an environment which is inclusive and provides equal opportunity for all, ideas are generated which help to solve the problems of a changing and increasingly complex world. Our mission, vision, and values enabled us to be a finalist of the 2021 Canadian HR Awards’ Excellence in Diversity & Inclusion category. We are making a difference by encouraging all Securiguard Members to partake and practice allyship, educate themselves, and inspire others to take action. Join us if you believe you can make a difference. INDSGS

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