Senior Cloud Administrator Specialist

Emerald Associates - Calgary, AB (30+ days ago)

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Emerald Associates - Senior Cloud Administrator Specialist

Emerald Associates is a leading Project Management Cloud solution provider. For over 24 years we have helped our clients revolutionize project delivery with technology and digital solutions centered around a best-of-breed toolkit including Oracle Primavera and Safran Software solutions. Large and small clients are using our proprietary and third party tools worldwide in construction, engineering, oil and gas, facilities management and mining industries.

We are actively looking for Senior IT Technology Specialists to lead successful deployments and management for our global clients. The team consists of IT technologists using virtualization, database and networking solutions optimized for 24*7 up-time as we are mission critical to many international project sites. This position requires a leader who is able to plan, execute, streamline, document and communicate flexibly in today's fast-paced customer centric cloud based world.

Emerald's team is headquartered in Calgary, Canada, with remote team members in the USA, Brazil, Philippines, Belarus and Turkey. We prioritize qualified candidates with successful track records delivering results, regardless of geographical proximity.

The Role - Technology

As part of our of technology team you will work with functional and technical project management leaders to select, deliver and support solutions that are mission critical to our client success.

This can range from on-premise private cloud deployments through to multi-provider cloud application solutions and hybrid best-of-breed solutions. The main project management components consist of Oracle solutions, With Emerald Proprietary Tools and other third party applications critical to digitizing and streamlining project delivery methodologies.

In this Senior role, you are able to architect, plan, execute, and deploy solutions efficiently and consistently that maximize automation while delivering quality sustainable solutions on a multitude of platforms.

The ideal candidate is a highly collaborative, proactive self-starter who is able to execute and communicate status and roadblocks using our project tools to ensure deliverables and deadlines are met in our fast-paced customer driven project environments.

What you'll do:
Implement on-prem, cloud and hybrid project management solutions

Proactively monitor running solutions and intervene prior to outages

Implement leading edge and cost effective solutions

Contribute new ideas to drive continuous improvement in the future of cloud and AI

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 into a clients hybrid environments

Support internal and external clients to ensure up-time

Some of our tools:
Oracle Cloud IaaS/SaaS/PaaS/Baremetal

OVH Dedicated Cloud/Public Cloud

AWS, Azure


Docker Containers

Other automation tools such as Oracle Enterprise Manager

Xen, OVM, VMWare and HyperV

Weblogic/Oracle Database/RAC/Dataguard

Java 8

Oracle, SQL Server

Oracle Primavera P6-EPPM, Oracle Unifier, Oracle Aconex, Oracle OPPM, Oracle Prime, Oracle Primavera Gateway

Power BI, Tableau, OBIEE, Qlik, Oracle Data Visualization, D3.js, Business Objects

Quip for collaborating, ZOHO projects, ZOHO desk, ZOHO One for operations and CRM

Senior Linux Administration

Automation Expertise with: Ansible, Docker, Kubernetes, puppet, chef, saltstack

Virtualization: OVM, Citrix XEN, VMWARE, KVM, Hyper-V

Cloud Computing Experience (OCI, Azure, AWS, Google, OVH)

Database Knowledge: Oracle, SQL Server, MySQL

Networking VLANs

Application Servers: Weblogic, Tomcat, JBoss

Knowledge of Java

Systems Administration Best practices

Proven Design and Innovation

Excellent collaborating team building and communication skills

Excellent written and spoken English


Benefits you may be eligible for include:
starting at 3 weeks vacation

Medical and dental plan options

Casual dress environment

Some flexible work from home

Bonus potential based on performance both personal and team goals