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MAC Systems Engineer


Staples - MAC Systems Engineer (Vancouver, BC)

Staples is currently looking for a regular, full-time, MAC Systems Engineer to join our Vancouver, BC office, reporting into Staples’ headquarters in Framingham, MA. Below you may find information about the organization and about the opportunity as well as next steps if of interest to you.

Position job title: MAC Systems Engineer
Job Description: . Work location: 1125 Vernon Drive, Vancouver BC V6A 3P5 In a nutshell: The individual will be managing a MAC environment on a global scale along with another team member based in the US. The individual needs to have experience related to this along with scripting skills/knowledge and background in development. We are looking for a MAC technical expert who will also attend committees with upper management, developers and external agencies to contribute to initiatives to keep MAC piece forward.

If this opportunity is of interest, please submit your updated resume via Staples’ career site:

Job Description

MAC Systems Engineer: 1015423


As a member of the Desktop Engineering team the candidate will be responsible for setting standards and contributing to the design, implementation, management and support of the corporate desktop and end point landscape for Apple desktop and laptop systems. This position will be located at our PNI office in Vancouver, Canada.



Provide technical expertise and deliverables for projects and services associated with all areas of the Mac desktop platform.
Familiar with OS X best practices, configurations, and JAMF’s Casper Suite.
Administer and maintain OS X and Linux Casper servers and desktop managed consoles.
Evaluate, test, define, and deploy OS X desktop and laptop configurations.
Demonstrated experience with UNIX or similar scripting, CLI administration, building system images, NetBooting, packaging applications, and deploying configurations in a highly distributed enterprise organization.
Design and implement solutions that align with corporate standards and meet business needs and requirements.
Provide 3rd level support for all OS X desktop related services.
Ability to work as part of a team or independently to deliver projects and services on time.
Identifies opportunities for continuous improvement.
Maintains all relevant documentation.
Must be able to work on multiple projects and requests simultaneously.




Minimum of 8 years of experience in Systems Engineer role
3+ years Unix scripting and command line administration
At least 1 year of experience administering Casper Server (JSS)
Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
Excellent verbal communication skills
Ability to work under minimal direction
Basic understanding of project management principals


Apple Certified Technical Coordinator (ACTC) or Apple Certified Support Professional (ACSP)
Experience with Apple’s Device Enrollment Program
Certified JSS Administrator (CJA) or Certified Casper Expert (CCE)
Understand basic networking (LAN/WLAN/WAN), as well as Active Directory or Bonjour
Experience supporting and troubleshooting file share protocols (AFP, SMB, and FTP) with OS X
Experience implementing scripted, automated and self-service offerings
Encryption technologies (FileVault v2)
Strategy and support of BYOD deployment
Self starter, ability to work independently

Company Description

About the organization:  Structure:
 North American Commercial (NAC) includes Staples Business Advantage®, Quill® and subsidiaries throughout the country. NAC represents 33% of Staples' total business.  North American Stores and Online includes our U.S. and Canadian retail stores and®. This segment makes up 49% of Staples' total business.
 Staples® International includes retail and delivery businesses serving customers outside of North America and makes up 18% of Staples' total business.
 85,000 associates worldwide
 Second largest eRetailer in the world, behind
 More than 2,200 stores worldwide
 A Fortune Most Admired Company – Fortune 500 list  Publicly traded on NASDAQ (SPLS), listed on S&P 500

More about the organization:
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Additional Information

Staples is committed to providing accommodation to people with disabilities throughout the job application and interview process to the point of undue hardship. If you require an accommodation during the application or interview process, please contact a Customer Care Representative at 1-866-782-7537.

Job: Technology
Location(s): CA-BC-Vancouver
Schedule: Full-time

Employment Statement
Staples Canada is committed to the principle of equity in employment. We welcome diversity and encourage applications from all qualified women and men, including persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities & Aboriginal People.

How to Apply

If this opportunity is of interest, please submit your updated resume via Staples’ career site:

Created: 6/22/17 at 3:31 PM by rbarbour
Modified: 7/21/17 at 7:28 AM by scott.mielke
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