Career Opportunity

MIDTIER SPECIALIST VICTORIA (Full-Time)

Posting closes on

Sunday, April 30, 2017

Location

Victoria

MYRA Systems is one of the leading technology service companies in BC.  MYRA specializes in IT infrastructure management projects.

 We are currently seeking a MIDTIER SPECIALIST in our Victoria office.  MYRA is interested in qualified candidates who welcome technical challenges in a professional and confident manner and enjoy working in a fast paced team environment. Preference will be given to applicants with government, public and private sector experience.

 Core responsibilities for this position include:

Ø  Providing technical services for customers in complex N-tier and web application environments

Ø  Providing consulting, design, and/or implementation and support for middleware and devops applications

Ø  Working closely with technical teams and project managers, external vendor partners, and customers to ensure smooth implementations and transitions

Ø  Providing sales support for products and services, such as demonstrations, proposal preparation and bid responses

Ø  Ability to travel within North America for short term projects in large environments

Mandatory skills/certifications required:

Ø  5+ years of experience supporting and administering production middleware applications in one of TomCat/Glassfish, JBOSS, or Oracle Middleware tools.  Also Apache, IIS, HTML, javascript.

Ø  In-depth understanding of Web Applications, firewalls

Ø  DevOps familiarity including Docker and Kubernetes

Ø  In-depth Network knowledge including routing, switching, DNS, proxies, reverse proxies

Ø  Familiarity with infrastructure automation such as Ancible

Ø  A team player who is able to work effectively with project managers and technicians, and be self-directed for a wide variety of assignments and projects

Ø  Excellent interpersonal and English verbal and written communication skills

Ø  Excellent analytical abilities, resulting in problem resolution

Ø  Demonstrated technical leadership, architecture and project management skills

 Desirable requirements for this position are:

Ø  Experience with storage, clustered systems or high availability solutions on a variety of Open Systems

Ø  Demonstrated skills in one or more of the following areas:

o   Linux (RedHat, SUSE), Solaris, AIX and/or Windows

o   Software development experience in Java or other web languages

o   Database backup and restore, such as Oracle, SQL, Exchange, SAP

o   Fibre channel fabric such as Qlogic/Brocade switches

o   Sun Container/VMware Virtualization

Ø  Exposure/certifications in Cisco, Oracle, VMware, Blackberry and/or ITIL

Ø  Excellent technical pre-sales skills, including formal presentations

Ø  Excellent knowledge of networking and security technologies

Ø  Strong MS Visio solution design skills

Ø  BSc. in Computer Science or equivalent experience

To apply for this position, please send a cover letter and resume to careers@myra.com and indicate the position and location you are applying for in the subject line i.e. MIDTIER SPECIALIST by April 30, 2017.

 

Please indicate in your cover letter where you heard about this position.  Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

To apply for this position, please send a cover letter and resume to careers@myra.com and indicate the position and location you are applying for in the subject line. Resumes will be accepted in confidence until Sunday, April 30, 2017. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.