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Vantix Systems Inc. is a dynamic and savvy organization based in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. We are looking for creative and talented professionals to join our team.

Job Opportunity
DescriptionOur Client is seeking a Leader of Application Maintenance and Support to be accountable for operations of enterprise applications in order to meet business needs, as defined and measured by service level agreements. 
SkillsCOTS, Vendor Management, Change Management, Support 
Project Description 
Experience Required/ Mandatory Skills
  • Minimum of five years management experience and five years total experience in managing or leading an application maintenance and support team.
  • A senior resource with a background in Software engineering
  • 5 + years of experience in Software Development/Cloud Computing
  • Knowledge of at least 1 programming language: C#, Python, Java, Go
  • Knowledge of at least 1 scripting languages: PowerShell, JavaScript, Groovy, Ruby
  • An understanding of full stack development (Infrastructure/Network/Application)
  • Understanding of Infrastructure as Code and Network as Code methodology and tooling (Terraform, CloudFormation, vRealize)
  • An understanding of Configuration management (Chef, Puppet, Ansible)
  • An understanding of Containers (Docker, Kubernetes, OpenShift)
  • A deep understanding of DevOps and Agile thinking
  • Should understand IaaS, PaaS, SaaS and CaaS concepts
  • Experience leading projects and/or teams
  • Experience working in ‘on-premise’ hosted environments and understand the concepts of virtualization (VMware, Hyper-V)
  • Experience working with public clouds such as AWS/Azure/GCP
  • Deep understanding of cloud computing and its advantages, but can also understand why a hybrid model is implemented
  • Understanding of CI/CD process and tooling (Jenkins, Github, Gitlab, Spinnaker, Etc…)
  • Knowledge of API communication methods
  • Understanding of what a digital transformation is
  • Minimum five years’ experience working within IS teams in a medium to large sized organization.
  • University, college or technical degree in information technology, computer science, software engineering or combination of education and experience.
  • ITIL v3 Foundations Certification is required.
Nice To Have Skills
  • ITIL v3 Service Operation or equivalent is considered an asset.
  • Experience managing multiple teams is highly valuable.
  • Experience managing contracts is considered highly valuable.
  • Experience managing major incident outages is considered highly valuable.
  • Experience managing complex application performance issues is considered highly valuable.
Work EnvironmentSalary 
Hourly RateNegotiable