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BMO Financial Group Technical Specialist Full Time in Toronto, ON

BMO Financial Group

Branch Toronto ON CA

Position:
Technical Specialist
Location:
Toronto, ON

The Technical Specialist I is a technical subject matter expert for one or more applications or platforms and accountable for delivery, solutioning and…

At our company, we have been helping our customers and communities for over 190 years. Working with us means being part of a team of talented, passionate individuals with a shared focus on working together to deliver great customer experiences. We stand behind your success with the support you need to turn your potential into performance.

BMO Financial Group is committed to an inclusive, equitable and accessible workplace. By embracing diversity, we gain strength through our people and our perspectives.

The Technical Specialist I is a technical subject matter expert for one or more applications or platforms and accountable for delivery, solutioning and specialized support for development, production and the implementation of applications. This role is not a system administrator role.
Responsibilities of the Technical Specialist include but not limited to:
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Lead assigned infrastructure deliverables (fixes, changes, new infrastructure, upgrades)
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Planning, design, provisioning, solutioning, costing and proof of concept work
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Optimize application & system performance. Proactive monitoring of system health & availability.
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Production support. Lead resolution of production & development issues, while ensuring minimal user impact in cooperation with various teams.
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Support of desktop components including packaging, deployment and issue resolution
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Work on software releases and system patching
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Co-ordinate & participate in testing activities relating to infrastructure (OS, Tuning, Database , stress testing etc..)
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Documentation including intake documents, design, architecture and install guides
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Flexibility in work hours is required, from time to time, in order to meet project delivery timelines.
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Hire will be expected to develop and use project planning and coordination skills if minimal exp.
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Hire will also expected to become proficient and work in Windows based environments.
Qualifications
Requirement for the Technical Specialist include:
Knowledge:
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Possesses a university degree and/or 3 – 5 years experience in the IT industry
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Demonstrates solid knowledge of one or more areas of systems & technologies in a financial based environment.
Essential Skills:
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Demonstrates solid communication, interpersonal skills and coaching skills (people skills)
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Scoping work
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Able to handle multiple assignments, while keeping track of each and meeting delivery date.
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Able to coordinate people, deliveries and changes
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Attentive, resourceful, quick learner, quick to adapt and operate with minimal direction
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Exhibits solid problem solving, analytical skills and solid customer service skills
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Displays high attention to problem description, problem detail, and problem impact
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Team player, cooperative, independent, self motivated, goal oriented and delivery oriented
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Possesses experience with application configuration, installation and system tuning on linux/unix systems
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Possesses extensive experience with of Linux servers, shell scripting, WebSphere Application Server
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Supported Environments using Oracle
Nice to have
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Technical project planning is a bonus.
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VERITAS Clustering and High Availability solutions
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Opentext Content Server
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SUN Java Web server (iPlanet) 6.x or 7.x or HIS
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Windows, IIS experience
At our company, we have been helping our customers and communities for over 195 years. Working with us means being part of a team of talented and passionate individuals with a shared focus on working together to deliver great customer experiences. We stand behind your success with the support you need to turn your potential into performance.
To find out more visit our website at www.bmo.com/careers .
BMO Financial Group is committed to an inclusive, equitable and accessible workplace. By embracing diversity, we gain strength through our people and our perspectives.
Job Information Technology
Primary Location Canada-Ontario-Toronto

Organisation Technology Canada-X000068
Schedule Full-time
Job Posting 08/14/15
Unposting Date 08/28/15

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Toronto, ON, CA
Posted on: 2015-08-17
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