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Systems Analyst (Experienced in Linux Administration)

Date: Jun 12, 2022

Location: Thornhill, ON, CA, L3T 7P9

Company: CAA Club Group

About Us

Our Information Technology department is seeking a highly motivated and career minded individual to join our team as a Support Analyst with professional Guidewire experience.

We are looking to add a highly motivated, self-driven individual as Support Analyst with strong problem solving and engineering background to our Support organization. The team will collaborate with the application development teams to deliver major initiatives & provide support to several enterprise applications.

Who we are

As Canada's largest automobile association, we are passionate about keeping our Members safe-- whether they are on the road, at home, or travelling abroad. Meeting the diverse needs of our two-million Members requires high performing, forward thinking, and innovative people who work collaboratively to keep propelling our business forward. Life at CAA Club Group is fast paced, performance-driven and rewarding. We value our Associates' career growth and ongoing professional development-- and we regularly recognize their achievements and outstanding results. CAA Club Group (CCG) is known for providing stellar emergency roadside assistance to our motoring Members and non-Members. We work hard and play hard. We're about doing what's right and feeling good about it.

Position Details

What You Will Do

  • Installation, configuration, deployment & administration of enterprise applications
  • Strong understanding of Guidewire and Insurance
  • Understand and research system functionality & application dependencies and keep accurate documentation
  • Perform day-to-day support, accurately identify, and resolve issues in a timely manner
  • Provide accurate timely reports to management regarding status of critical systems & processes
  • Actively participate in Agile development projects to represent the interests of maintaining Production application stability and adhering to Production readiness standards
  • Strive to improve production environment stability by working with others to set up, maintain and monitor applications and systems, while meeting availability targets.
  • Actively participate in DR planning and design, be involved in DR exercise
  • Timely prioritization & escalation of incidents to Senior Management
  • Build, automate, maintain & troubleshoot end-to-end release management (CI/CD) flows
  • Automate routine tasks to improve efficiency and optimize operational environment
  • Develop and use appropriate metrics to monitor production environment
  • Follow established processes/standards, technology architecture, risk and production capacity guidelines
  • Work with infrastructure teams to establish best practices & standards for application installation, configuration & troubleshooting
  • Work with external vendors to coordinate a variety of functions including support, upgrades, patches
  • Debug & analyze application issues using standard tools available in the market
  • Maintain technology currency

Who You Are

  • 4-7 years relevant experience.
  • Good at problem solving
  • Experience supporting Java applications on Tomcat/Dot.Net application on IIS
  • Production support experience with enterprise applications
  • Experience supporting SOAP/REST webservices and using tools like SOAPUI/POSTMAN
  • Production working experience of both Linux and Windows operating systems
  • SQL/database experience
  • Change management and incident management experience
  • Familiar with Software Development Life Cycle
  • Strong communications skills both verbal and written for a client facing role
  • General Knowledge of the Insurance domain
  • Experience setting up application monitoring (SCOM, Dynatrace, Log Analytics tools etc.)
  • Experience with Agile methodology
  • Experience setting up & automating CI/CD flow and using tools like TFS, Jenkins, Ansible etc.
  • Experience with configuring and deploying applications on containers i.e., Dockers/ Kubernetes
  • Shell scripting/ Power shell experience
  • Ability to work on a flexible time schedule outside of normal working hours for production deployments and application support

Our Commitment

We are an equal opportunity employer and are committed to providing employment accommodation in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 (AODA). CAA CCG will provide accommodations to job applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. If you require an accommodation, please notify us and we will work with you to meet your needs.