Senior IT Technology Specialist - Canada
Title:Senior IT Technology Specialist - Canada
Job Department:Technical
Job Location:Calgary, Edmonton
Emerald Associates is a Canadian Oracle Platinum Partner - Cloud Standard. Headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, we have specialized in Oracle Engineering and Construction (formerly Primavera) suite for over 23 years.
We take a best-of-breed, highly integrated and automated approach to drive project management excellence with our clients that includes many Emerald proprietary solutions.

We are actively looking for Senior IT Technology Specialists in a full-time capacity to join our team in all of our locations including Canada, USA, Brazil, Philippines, Belarus.
Qualified candidates with success working remotely will be considered, regardless of geographical proximity.

The Role - IT Technical Specialist
As part of our of technology and cloud team you will work with functional and technical project management leaders to deliver and support solutions that are mission critical to our client success.

This can range from on-prem private cloud deployments through to multi-provider cloud application solutions and hybrids in between.
Although the main components consist of Oracle solutions, with fully integrated Internet of Things upon us, Emerald Tools and other third party applications are required for the optimal client solutions.
In this Senior role, it is expected that you are able to design and implement in a rapid fashion while maximizing the productivity of a team that will support this global landscape.

The ideal candidate is a highly collaborative, proactive self-starter with experience delivering in fast-paced customer driven project environments.

Who you are:
  • You are highly organized and take charge of deliverables
  • You see potential issues before they arise
  • You remove obstacles and roadblocks to deliver on-time
  • You thrive on solving problems
  • You design with innovation in mind
  • You love learning and thrive on collaboration
  • You communicate with ease - both written and verbal
  • You know that team success is the only success; mentoring, self-critiquing, collaborating and leading are your passion

What you'll do:
  • Implement on-prem, cloud and hybrid project management solutions
  • Proactively monitor running solutions and intervene prior to outages
  • Implement cutting edge cost effective solutions
  • Contribute new ideas to drive continuous improvement.
  • Setup and integrate multiple systems using Web services, APIs and micro services
  • Setup HA and DR solutions that are local, regional or global in scale
  • Design solutions that integrate within a clients hybrid environments
  • Support internal and external clients to ensure up-time
  • Collaborate with team members to develop highest quality solutions.
  • Work with new technologies in order to advance and stay ahead of trends

Some of our tools:
  •  Oracle Cloud IaaS/SaaS/PaaS/Baremetal
  •  OVH Dedicated Cloud/Public Cloud
  •  Ansible
  •  Docker Containers
  •  Weblogic/Oracle Database/RAC/Dataguard
  •  Other automation tools such as Oracle Enterprise Manager
  •  Java 8
  •  Oracle, SQL Server
  •  Oracle Primavera P6-EPPM, Oracle Unifier, Oracle OPPM, OBIEE, Oracle Data Visualization
  •  Quip, HipChat, ZOHO

The Skills & Requirements

Mandatory Qualifications
  • Fluency in the English language, both written and spoken
  • Degree or diploma in computer science or a related discipline
  • 3-5 + years of Sysadmin/Storage/Networking or Database administration experience
  • Working knowledge of SQL
  • Working knowledge of Linux scripting
  • Working knowledge of Cloud environments

Preferred Qualifications
  • Proven automation deployment capabilities
  • Experience deploying cloud applications
  • Proven Clustering and DR experience
  • Working knowledge of PL/SQL / T-SQL
  • Experience with the Linux shell
  • Experience working remotely with global resources and team members

If you are driven, collaborative, innovative, and love delivering on new challenges - Apply today

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