ERT IT Analyst (L3 Support)
We are Canada's largest independent information technology services firm, and after 40 years, we're still growing! We have a challenging career opportunity for an Unix Shell Scripting Senior Consultant to work for our clients across in our Banking Industry.
Your future duties and responsibilities
Perform controlled resolution of incidents and problems including prioritization and escalation liaising with business and technology partners as appropriate
Service applications / systems and provide a level of application/ systems/ operational availability that meets or exceeds established standards/service levels, while minimizing operational risk
Partner with key stakeholders to schedule packaging and release new applications in a timely manner; reduce change execution times by planning implementations with parallel work streams
Continuously strive to improve the stability of production environment by partnering closely with key stakeholders on setting up, maintaining and monitoring applications/systems, ensuring availability targets are met
Provide effective day-to-day support for applications/systems through accurate problem identification and timely resolution of production issues; perform controlled and timely resolution of incidents while prioritizing and monitoring client satisfaction
Partners with relevant teams to schedule packaging and release new applications in a timely manner; reduces change execution times by planning implementations with parallel work streams where possible
Ensure timely notification and escalation of possible issues/problems, options and recommendations for prompt resolution; communicate project status and provide timely escalation of issues to ensure project objectives are met
Deliver effective and defect-free support (application, software and/or operations), researching system issues / opportunities, overseeing the execution of recommendations and maintaining accurate documentation
Interact with clients to provide quality service/solutions consistent with objectives and client requirements
Design, review, and integrate all application requirements, including functional, security, integration, performance, quality, and operations
Identify and address application and data issues and cross-capability and cross-release issues that affect application integrity
Consult with other functional areas to provide technical expertise on area of specialization by acting as a reference on technology, trends and processes related to own area
Schedule changes to supported components in accordance with the approved change management procedures; implement
changes with proper testing, stakeholder signoff, monitoring and with minimal impact to the business
May develop a working relationship with 3rd party vendors as required to fulfill support requirements
Act as partner in scheduling, packaging and releasing new applications and manage all application releases according to approved governance and gating criteria
Develop understanding of technical aspects of project / break-fix development related to the application and provide advice/guidance to Developers and Solution Designers
Responsible for incident management (2nd level), monthly maintenance, state of health monitoring, and SLA maintenance
Provide effective day-to-day production support for applications through accurate problem identification and timely resolution of production issues
Perform incident management role (communicator, tracker, escalator, driver, etc.) for outages; communicate to clients during service outages
Improve stability of the production environment by assisting in setting up, maintaining and monitoring applications/system
Monitor system lifecycles, ensuring specifications and functionality support business objectives and architecture decisions, undertaking re-development, as required
May monitor the performance of the environment by using meaningful metrics
Provide Disaster Recovery support by assisting in defining / reviewing disaster recovery plans and by participating in testing
Assess and analyze optimization opportunities to the operational environment to improve performance and/or resource utilization
Ensure effective change management discipline Adhere to existing processes/standards, business technology architecture, risk and production capacity guidelines; plan, monitor and escalate issues as required
Follow standards, policies and procedures to ensure compliance with the Disaster Recovery Plan (DRP) and applicable Business Recovery Plans (BRP)
Identify/implement process improvements to enhance revenue, customer experience and/or reduce costs
Comply with well-defined enterprise technology delivery practices and standards and project management disciplines
Make effective use of the cost management processes in place in own unit
Continuously enhance knowledge/expertise in TD services, applications, infrastructure, analytical tools and techniques that can contribute to effective solution development/delivery
Keep current with industry and/or business trends
May perform testing according to test plans, monitor and report on results, and work with others on problem resolution
As required, support the development of business cases, RFI/RFP and service level agreements with vendors/suppliers consistent with IT requirements/guidelines
Work effectively as a team, supporting other members of the team in resolving critical service issues
Prioritize and manage own workload in order to deliver quality results and meet timelines
Support a positive work environment that promotes service to the business, quality, innovation and teamwork and ensure timely communication of issues/ points of interest
Participate in knowledge transfer within the team and business units
Identify and recommend opportunities to enhance productivity, effectiveness and operational efficiency of the business unit and/or team
Required qualifications to be successful in this role
1. Intermediate UNIX / Shell scripting knowledge
2. Intermediate Perl scripting knowledge
3. Core Java knowledge
4. Database including writing SQL queries at an Intermediate level
5. Excellent trouble shooting skills to resolve issues with various software components
6. Good knowledge of Debugging, defect fixing and maintenance of Software programs
7. Deploy fixes to lower environments, test and promote to higher environments
8. Monitor performance of various software components and report issues
9. Change Management process knowledge
10. Experience with Content Management Technologies (IBM CMOD)
11. Knowledge of Cloud related technologies
12. ITIL Foundation certified
13. Service Now Experience
Build your career with us.
It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this change—supporting our clients’ digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.
At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.
Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world.
Learn more about CGI at www.cgi.com.
No unsolicited agency referrals please.
CGI is an equal opportunity employer. In addition, CGI is committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities in accordance with provincial legislation. Please let us know if you require a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during any aspect of the recruitment process and we will work with you to address your needs.
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