Jan Antons

Jan Antons

Senior System Administrator - Team Lead - Identity & Access Management, Client Services

  • Kamloops BC


I am a seasoned IT professional with over 15+ years in the IT industry. I have worked for several large companies in leadership positions and am a strong believer in teamwork and education. What really defines me is that I am willing to learn. I am a focused and very goal driven individual and have a "nothing is impossible attitude".

I am very active in the community and sit on many different community boars.

Work History

Work History

Senior System Administrator - Team Lead - Identity & Access Management, Client Services

Jan 2014 - Present
  • Manage the Identity and access team
  • Create new on and off boarding policies for bingo, casino and connex
  • Manage 3 staff members
  • Conduct performance reviews and department meetings
  • Conduct interviews and hire new staff
  • Assist in project management and create design documents and resource plans
  • Technical Lead for Active Directory Upgrade and SCCM Projects
  • Maintain Citrix server farm and application virtualization
    • Storefront, APPV, Server provisioning, Netscalers
  • Provide Tier 3 support for SCCM, Citrix, ARS and Active Directory
  • Assist in vendor management and service contract negotiations and management

Senior Systems Administrator

Jun 2012 - Jun 2014
  • Support Citrix 6.5 and 4.5 environments
  • Technical Lead for citrix 6.5 upgrade project
  • Tier support for Active Directory, SCCM, ARS, Sharepoint, Microsoft Exchange and Blackberry
  • Member of the Data Center Operations Support Team
  • Member of many project teams
  • Occupational First Aid attendent

Assistan Trainer

Kamloops Blazers Hockey Club
2012 - Present

Equipment Manager

Hockey Canada
2010 - 2014

I was the equipment manager for Canada's national sledge hockey team and attended the 2014 Sochi Paraolympic Winter Games.

IT Network Administrator

Calgary Flames LLP
2010 - 2012
  • Install and deploy virtual servers
  • Support Microsoft Exchange and Active Directory
  • Procure new computer and office equipment
  • Improve network infrastructure at the Scotiabank Saddledome
  • Install and maintain firewalls and high availability infrastructure
  • Special projects
    • World Juniors
    • Heritage Classics
    • All concerts and events at the Scotiabank Saddledome
  • Liaise with vendors and other third parties

Assistant Trainer

Calgary Hitmen Hockey Club
2007 - 2010

Senior Systems Administrator

2003 - 2007
  • Install and maintain servers
  • Maintain Microsoft Exchange and Active Directory
  • Support Blackberry Infrastructure
  • Procure new IT equipment and liaise with vendors
  • Community Gaming Center Launch Team
    • assisted in launching new CGCs and new bingo products
  • Support all internal staff
  • Member of many project teams
  • Plan and implement new projects

Software Developer

COE Newness McGehee
May 2002 - Sep 2002
  • Develop Software applications for the forestry industry
  • Write Graphical User Interfaces in C++ and Visual Basic
  • Support Internal Staff

Support Analyst

Fincentric Corporation
May 2001 - Dec 2001
  • Support Clients from all over the world
  • Maintain email and servers systems
  • Image, update and deploy computer systems
  • Liaise with vendors and procure new computer equipment



Project Management Professional

Project Management Institute
2015 - Present

I am currently completing my project management professional certification

Executive Management

Deloitte Leadership Academy
2012 - 2014

I completed several executive and upper management courses. I had the unique opportunity to take part in many workshops and seminars.

Developing Leaders

University of Calgary - Haskayne School of Business
2009 - 2009

Wilderness Retreat: Developing leaders in a sustainable world. I was a member of a group of a few people who was permitted to take part in this unique training and development opportunity.

Bachelor of Commerce

University of Calgary - Haskayne School of Business

Bachelor of Commerce with a Major in Management Information Systems


Thompson Rivers University
1999 - 2002

Computer Systems: Operations and Management




VMWare Certified Associate

Identity & Access Management Institute

Certified Identity & Access Manager


Citrix Certified Sales Professional

NSI DoubleTake

NSI DoubleTake certified Expert & Professional

Volunteer (Management)



Professional Memberships