Applications Engineer - Toronto, Ontario Canada - 22261



JOB DESCRIPTION

Job #: 22261
Title: Applications Engineer
Job Location: Toronto, Ontario - Canada
Employment Type:
Salary: $80,000.00 - $95,000.00 - Canadian Dollars - Yearly
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
Telecom Companies?Rogers / Bell / Telus,?At&T / T-Mobile / Verizon•,,SIM Card producers
Relocation Paid?: Yes

WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?


 Application Enginner

JOB DESCRIPTION

 

Full Benefits

Bonus – up to 7.5% based on performance

3 weeks’ Vacation

 

Background

Our Client  is implementing 3 Global Hubs or Data Centers to service different regions of the business – for the Americas, the hub will be setup in Markham, Ontario.

 

The team currently consists of 1 DBA, 2 IT Stack Engineers, 1 DataGen Team Lead and 1 Manager DC & Cloud. The team will be involved in building the data center from scratch which will be hosted in the cloud. After setup is complete, the team will be responsible for day to day operations, monitoring, support, incident management etc.

 

They are looking to hire 2 Application Engineers.  Initially, the application engineers will be responsible for installing/configuring the application in the new DC.  After, they will be responsible for maintaining, upgrading and patching the application in a professional services environment.

 

About the Application

IDSP (Identity Service Platform) is a proprietary application developed and owned by our client

IDSP is a data generation application for SIM cards and e-SIM. We provide DataGen professional services to our Telecom clients. 

 

Must Haves

  • University degree in Computer Science, IT or Engineering
  • Min. 5 years’ experience in a similar role
  • Environment
    • Linux RedHat
    • SQL databases – Oracle
    • Apache Tomcat, Java apps
    • Virtual Servers (VMware)
    • Cloud
    • SAAS
    • ITIL
  • Hands on experience – install, configure, integrate
  • Hands on experience – incident management, change management
  • Hands on experience – software development (in order to troubleshoot)
  • Ansible scripting – for automation
  • Docker microservices

 

 

Nice to Haves

  • Experience in Telecom or Payment Industry
  • Experience in a global work environment
  • ITIL certification (otherwise will need to get certified once they join G+D)

 

Soft Skills

  • Communication skills – verbal and written in English
  • Analytical / Problem Solver
  • Works well under pressure

 

Challenges

  • Remote collaboration – this is a global role so it is necessary to collaborate with Munich and other hubs remotely. Hence, global experience is a plus.
  • Incident Management
  • Onsite Requirement – our production environment is not accessible remotely due to security restrictions. There is a recurring need to be onsite.

 

Travel

The candidate needs to be able to travel.

Travel will be 1-2 times per year globally (Barcelona, India, China).

 

Reporting

Matrix organization – this position reports globally, locally to the Cloud & DC Manager and also to the Manager in Atlanta.

 

Companies to Target

  • Telecom Companies
    • Rogers / Bell / Telus
    • At&T / T-Mobile / Verizon
  • SIM Card producers

 

 

 

 

 

QUALIFICATIONS

Must Haves

  • University degree in Computer Science, IT or Engineering
  • Min. 5 years’ experience in a similar role
  • Environment
    • Linux RedHat
    • SQL databases – Oracle
    • Apache Tomcat, Java apps
    • Virtual Servers (VMware)
    • Cloud
    • SAAS
    • ITIL
  • Hands on experience – install, configure, integrate
  • Hands on experience – incident management, change management
  • Hands on experience – software development (in order to troubleshoot)
  • Ansible scripting – for automation
  • Docker microservices

 

 

Nice to Haves

  • Experience in Telecom or Payment Industry
  • Experience in a global work environment
  • ITIL certification (otherwise will need to get certified once they join our client )

 

Soft Skills

  • Communication skills – verbal and written in English
  • Analytical / Problem Solver
  • Works well under pressure

 

Challenges

  • Remote collaboration – this is a global role so it is necessary to collaborate with Munich and other hubs remotely. Hence, global experience is a plus.
  • Incident Management
  • Onsite Requirement – our production environment is not accessible remotely due to security restrictions. There is a recurring need to be onsite.

 

Travel

The candidate needs to be able to travel.

Travel will be 1-2 times per year globally (Barcelona, India, China).

 

Reporting

Matrix organization – this position reports globally, locally to the Cloud & DC Manager and also to the Manager in Atlanta.

 

Companies to Target

  • Telecom Companies
    • Rogers / Bell / Telus
    • At&T / T-Mobile / Verizon
  • SIM Card producers

 

 

 

 

Education:
University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree

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