Global Technology Services (GTS) is one of the foundational divisions of the TMX Group, that empowers internal TMX business lines for their technology needs, operations and digital innovation.
GTS as a client-centric organization focuses on building technology capabilities, enabling our clients with the best technology solutions and providing effective technology financial and resource management processes.
The Systems Engineer is responsible for the management and support of various infrastructure technologies on the distributed system platforms.
The incumbent will design, build and maintain technical solutions based on business requirements and evaluation of information technology trends and practices.
The engineer will require a broad skill set with excellent problem solving and analytical skills in addition to a strong automation and programmatic, Infrastructure as Code, approach to systems management.
Key Responsibilities :
Design, install, configure, test, and maintain operating systems, application software, and system management tools
Create and maintain systems configuration leveraging industry-standard configuration management tools and processes
Translate business requirements into technical solutions utilizing best practices and standards that meet the strategic business goal
Develop scripts for programmatic solutions to complex systems tasks
Identify system resource bottlenecks and work with other teams to test and tune systems for optimal performance
Proactively ensure the highest levels of systems and infrastructure availability
Create, maintain and enforce systems standards
Create and maintain procedural and technical documentation
Provide 2nd and 3rd level systems support
Provide rotational on-call support outside of regular business hours
Liaise with vendors and other IT personnel for problem resolution
Identify and recommend emerging technologies as they relate to team objectives
Postsecondary Education or relevant work experience in Computer Science or Engineering
Minimum 5 years of progressive experience in System Administration in a distributed Windows and Linux environment
In-depth Windows Server operating system knowledge, and an understanding of Linux
Experience with virtualization (VMWare)
Thorough understanding of Citrix
Experience leveraging DevOps practices to automate IT service delivery
Experience with OS deployment systems (SCCM)
Team player with strong analytical skills
Public cloud infrastructure experience, ideally AWS
Detail-oriented and forward thinking
TMX is committed to creating and sustaining a collegial work environment in which all individuals are treated with dignity and respect and one which reflects the diversity of the community in which we operate.
We provide accommodations for applicants and employees who require it.