What you do at AMD changes everything
At AMD, we push the boundaries of what is possible. We believe in changing the world for the better by driving innovation in high-performance computing, graphics, and visualization technologies – building blocks for gaming, immersive platforms, and the data center.
Developing great technology takes more than talent: it takes amazing people who understand collaboration, respect, and who will go the “extra mile” to achieve unthinkable results. It takes people who have the passion and desire to disrupt the status quo, push boundaries, deliver innovation, and change the world. If you have this type of passion, we invite you to take a look at the opportunities available to come join our team.
IT Infrastructure Program Manager - Monitoring and Data Center Operations
This IT analyst position is focused on three distinct disciplines: alert monitoring, data center, and overseeing various projects handled by the external vendors. As such, it offers great opportunities in managing teams and projects. In addition, it offers the flexibility to exercise your technical skills in troubleshooting, solution proposal and even hands-on prototyping.
You are incredibly organized and analytical, with great problem-solving abilities. You are a team player but are self-driven and can work independently. You thrive in a fast-paced dynamic environment. You are an effective communicator and able to lead and instruct others to complete projects and solve problems.
Work on projects which involve proposing creative and secure solutions for a third party to get access to AMD resources
Project management/co-ordination with the data center IT operational team for hardware deployment
Supervise a small team to setup/upgrade/configure the tools for alert monitoring
Solid professional work experience in IT infrastructure and operations, within enterprise-level companies (preferably 200+ physical servers).
Must be an experienced Unix/Linux Administrator with NIS expertise/knowledge
Must have professional work experience with Data Center IT operational team and facilities
Have strong understanding of alert monitoring and hands-on experience in configuration/installation of monitoring tools (Nagios)
Have good understanding of tools used in information security such as firewall, access control list (ACL), Linux security using iptables and access.conf
Shell (bash/csh) scripting is a must
Perl or PhP programming is definitely an asset
Knowledge of IBM LSF grid computing and cloud services (AWS, Azure) is an asset
BS in Electrical/Computer Engineering or Computer Science and/or related experience
Requisition Number: 76834
Country: Canada State: Ontario City: Markham
Job Function: Information Technology
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