Nova Networks Inc. is growing and we are actively seeking a System Administrator (iSeries) to join our team in Ottawa.
A little bit about us: Nova Networks Inc. is one of Canada's largest providers of IT products and professional services. We have offices in Calgary, Toronto and Montreal, with our Head Office located in Ottawa. Nova recognizes that our success is highly dependent on our ability to satisfy our clients and strengthen the bond in our relationships, and were looking for a dynamic, eager individual who shares this understanding.
A little bit about this career opportunity: Your responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
Provides overall system administration, engineering support and maintenance of operating systems and network connectivity for all iSeries systems;
Batch monitoring/management using Tivoli Workload Scheduler, Advanced Job Scheduler and/or iSeries Navigator
Establishes and documents procedures to ensure data integrity including system fail-over and backup/recovery;
Providing high availability configurations using DataMirror and/or MIMIX
Provides recommendations to management on changes, upgrades, and new hardware as required;
Provides support to vendors and application programmers as necessary;
Utilizing back-up tools such as IBM BRMS (Backup Recovery & Media Services)
Performs research and development on new products, technologies, and operating systems as required
Installing fonts and applying patches
Developing and maintaining comprehensive documentation
A little bit about what were looking for in you:
5 or more years of experience in IT industry as Systems Administrator, with a focus on iSeries
Ability to support common iSeries applications
Excellent skills in System Management concepts including: file system organization, allocation and maintenance, configuration and installation of storage subsystem, backup/restore strategies, implementation, management and troubleshooting;
Experience with DB2
Experience with other related technologies such as storage, backup, data replication and migration and/or networking;
Experience with AS/400
Excellent customer relations and communication skills;
Ability to manage multiple tasks;
Outstanding communications skills (written and verbal)
A little bit about what we have to offer: Because of our breadth of services, youll enjoy an opportunity to work for an organization that is able to offer clients truly full service IT solutions. Were a rapidly growing organization with a family atmosphere and we respect and understand the importance of work/life balance and going out of our way to support each other. We highly value academic and certification credentials and we will be very supportive of your professional and career development pursuits. At Nova Networks Inc. youll have an opportunity to showcase your talent, take on challenging projects and work with a great group of people!
If you would like to be considered for this exciting opportunity, we invite you to submit your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org or visit us at www.novanetworks.com for other career opportunities.