Specialist III, Technology Integration (Perm)

Toronto District School Board - Toronto, ON (27 days ago)

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Summary of Duties:
Deploy Virtual Servers into the private or public cloud virtualization environments (Azure, AWS, Google Cloud) as per

design documents and release plans;
Configure virtual infrastructure components such as compute, storage, memory and application resources as defined

in the design documentation;
Create and maintain virtual machine templates, libraries and technical documentation;
Ensure that all hardware problems and issues are resolved for production, quality assurance and test environments

and are performing optimally;
Manage problem resolution as a liaison between end-user and IT Operations;
Liaise with cross-functional teams (Internal and Cloud based) to gather requirements and create functional and

technical specifications (supported by SLA’s and OLA’s as well as utilization pattern metrics);
Develop and execute test plans in collaboration with technical peers and business clients, to ensure new changes

integrate seamlessly in the current technical environment;
Create status reports for the delivery of integration tasks (Internal and Cloud) to meet client needs;
Develop scripts and infrastructure as Code for cloud automations and optimization;
Assist in the evaluation and analysis of emerging technologies and approaches that will continually improve systems

capability and performance;
Provide pre and post implementation 3rd level support, including monitoring, maintenance and transition-to-production

integrations; and
Other related duties as assigned.

Qualifications:
University Degree in Computer Science or related field with 18 months related experience within an Information

Technology environment or an equivalent combination of education and experience;
Certification achieved as Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) or Azure Administrator Associate or Equivalent

Cloud or Hybrid Cloud Service administration certification or equivalent professional experience in Windows 2016
based servers;

Technical training including, Network Architecture, large scale routed networks and enterprise network management
system;

Working experience with an ITSM tool such as Service Now;
Applied knowledge of Google Apps, Microsoft Office 365, MS Teams and other SaaS;
Understanding contents and intent of the production environment service level agreement;
Understanding of I.S. information/process/technology architectures;
Understanding of I.S. performance measurement program, overall and specific to problem management;
Good oral, written, interpersonal and organizational skills;
Strong analytical, reasoning and problem solving skills; and
Proven ability to work under pressure and consistently meeting deadlines.

Special Requirements:
Available on call evenings, weekends and extended vacation periods;
Must be available to work overtime as required;
May be required to work in computer rooms.

Assets:
Hyper-V virtualization experience

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Location: 140 Borough Drive (wheelchair accessible)

Hours: 35 hours per week (varying day shifts for Service Desk coverage between 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.)

Work Year: 12 month

Notes:
1. It is anticipated that interviews will take place within two weeks after the closing date of this competition.
2. It is anticipated that the successful applicant will commence as soon as possible and practical.

Please note:
Applications must be submitted using the link below and clicking on Apply Now:

1. Ensure to quote the competition number CUPE C-19-0184UE when filling in Competition #
2. Ensure to attach résumé and covering letter as one file
3. Apply no later than 4:30 p.m. on December 3, 2019

Please visit our site to apply for this competition at:
http://www.tdsb.on.ca/AboutUs/Employment/SupportStaff/PermanentandLongTermOpportunities/AdministrativeandTechnical.aspx

Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. Applications will not be acknowledged in writing.

We strive to meet the accommodation needs of persons with disabilities. Applicants are encouraged to make
their needs for accommodation known in advance, during the application process.

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