Windows Administrator

IT Jobs Montreal introduces you the IT profession Windows Administrator. IT employers in the Greater Montreal are looking for Windows Administrator people. If you have any kind of interest in this job, you will find information on how to become Windows Administrator, and all the related job offers from employers referenced on IT Jobs Montreal.

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Tasks description

The Windows Administrator is responsible for the administration of Windows systems. The main task of the Windows Administrator is to ensure the proper functioning of Windows servers. Depending on the type of organization, the Windows Administrator may also have the task of administering the network and databases. Common tasks of the Windows Administrator include: installation, configuration, maintenance, updating, evolution, backup, recovery, support, planning and technology watch for everything related to Windows servers and operating systems.

Required skills

The Windows Administrator must have a very good knowledge of the Windows environment and Windows servers, as well as tools and operating systems such as: Windows Server, Windows 7, Windows 2008, Windows 2012, Exchange, Active Directory, IIS, Hyper-V, Lync, .NET, Windows Office, GPO etc. The Windows Administrator must also have good knowledge in IT security. He is a resourceful and organized and likes solving technical problems and develop procedures to improve system efficiency. To work as Windows Administrator in Montreal, it is best to speak French and English.


Although many Windows Administrators are autodidacts, to become a Windows Administrator, it is recommended to follow a technical training in IT to obtain a college or university degree. It is also recommended for the Windows Administrator to update its knowledge through specific training and obtain relevant professional certifications.