ETSS Senior Engineer
Royal Bank of Canada
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
9d ago

What is the opportunity?

  • The ET&SS team will bridge gap from Architecture to Run the Bank production services by delivering new technologies from the development / architecture teams to production services in a supportable manner.
  • Focussing on the infrastructure / application engineering, monitoring, automation, documentation and training to enable our CM partner IT teams to work more efficiently.

  • Working closely with partner CM and T&O teams to ensure the highest level of standards in design, and deployment.
  • Through proper adherence to and enforcement of industry best practices the ETSS team will directly contribute to both the supportability of the shared systems as well as reusability of technology across CM
  • What will you do?

  • Work with CM and T&O partners to ensure new environments are engineered to the CM Architecture requirements for new strategy items ensuring risks are minimized and that needs are fully understood and met.
  • Match the right solutions from the development teams to front office

  • Proactively identify operational risks / control deficiencies in the technology stack and assist with the automation of routine tasks, center of excellence behaviours (20%)
  • Strong product ownership responsibility (10%)
  • Must be able to work independently on project deliveries after requirements gathering as well as in a dynamic team environment (20%)
  • Requirements to continually learn the latest cutting edge products and technologies (10%)
  • Focus on continual improvement and efficiency of production services for the related Emerging Technology Shared Services Support Team (10%)
  • Focus on implementing new services with an emphasis on production level process, monitoring, and support.
  • 10%)

    What do you need to succeed?

    Experience working on a cluster / Grid environment.

    Operational expertise in troubleshooting, system capacity, bottlenecks, basics of memory, CPU, kernel, and storage.

    Solid Linux / Unix Knowledge; Strong scripting skills Bash, Python / Pearl.

    Knowledge of Core Hadoop in HA environment : HDFS, Yarn, Hive, Zookeeper, MapReduce.

    Experience with Monitoring Tools used to monitor Hadoop stack.

    Must have :

  • BA / BS or MS in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or similar field
  • Knowledge of contemporary programming and scripting languages, including middleware
  • Technical Curiosity be well versed in current technology, whether it’s hands-on-smarts or via technical training
  • Knowledge of Networking principles
  • Knowledge of Unix / Linux
  • Understanding of application monitoring principles and practices
  • Nice-to-have :

  • Maintains a client first mentality with a concern for quality and delivery.
  • Building and maintaining strong relationships with partner teams
  • Understanding broader corporate vision, strategy, and how delivery of new technology pipeline impacts the bottom line in a meaningful way
  • Suggested Qualifications :

    What’s in it for you?

    We thrive on the challenge to be our best, progressive thinking to keep growing, and working together to deliver trusted advice to help our clients thrive and communities prosper.

    We care about each other, reaching our potential, making a difference to our communities, and achieving success that is mutual.

  • Excellent exposure to communicate with various business partners and stakeholders and within other platforms as appropriate
  • Opportunity to obtain hands-on experience throughout your role
  • Working with an exciting, close-knit, supportive & dynamic group
  • Opportunity to collaborate with other business segments within the bank
  • Excellent career development and progression opportunities
  • A comprehensive Total Rewards Program including bonuses and flexible benefits
  • Competitive compensation
  • About RBC

    Royal Bank of Canada is Canada’s largest bank, and one of the largest banks in the world, based on market capitalization.

    We are one of North America’s leading diversified financial services companies, and provide personal and commercial banking, wealth management, insurance, investor services and capital markets products and services on a global basis.

    We have over 80,000 full- and part-time employees who serve more than 16 million personal, business, public sector and institutional clients through offices in Canada, the U.S.

    and 37 other countries.

    For more information, please visit

    Inclusion and Equal Opportunity Employment

    RBC is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion.

    We are pleased to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veterans status, Aboriginal / Native American status or any other legally-protected factors.

    Disability-related accommodations during the application process are available upon request.

    City : Toronto

    Address : 155 Wellington St.

    Work Hours / Week : 37.5

    Work Environment : Office

    Employment Type : Permanent

    Career Level : Experienced Hire / Professional

    Pay Type : Salaried

    Position Level : CM - Professional

    Required Travel(%) : 0-25

    Exempt / Non-Exempt : N / A

    People Manager : No

    Application Deadline : 02 / 11 / 2019

    Req ID : 180733

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