Cosma International IT Analyst in London, Ontario

Company Introduction

Qualtech Seating Systems is a division of Magna International Inc. a leading global supplier of technologically advanced automotive systems, components and complete modules. As the most diversified automotive components supplier in the world, Magna designs, engineers, and manufactures a complete range of exterior and interior vehicle systems. Magna's customers, the major automotive Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs), recognize the Company for its innovative technology, product design and total vehicle program management. Qualtech Seating Systems supplies automotive seating and interior roof vehicle systems to General Motors.

Job Introduction

Reporting to the IT Supervisor, the IT Analyst is responsible for, but not limited to, the following. Providing support to the production operations, maintenance of all data processing equipment and systems and fully supporting the operations of all departments within QSS. They are to participate in ensuring the IT infrastructure meets the existing and future requirements of Magna, QSS and its Customers. Interacts and provides support to all QSS departments concerning data processing issues, desktop applications and solutions to employee concerns. The IT Analyst is to ensure the design, implementation, and support of the software applications, LAN, WAN, servers, PCs, and manufacturing systems – MES, Dacquest, Clark and Trans4M, while looking for continuous improvement, wherever possible, in a cost efficient manner exceeding the expectations of the Customer and Magna International Inc.

Major Responsibilities

Responsible for maintaining safe working conditions and following all Safety Rules at QSS. Follows all Plant Standards, and ensures compliance to the QSS employee handbook along with all QSS policies and procedures. Responsible to ensure compliance to the correct and safe way to operate their equipment, follow all work instructions and comply with Company standards on the use of personal protective equipment. Responsible for recognizing and rectifying unsafe working conditions and maintaining excellent housekeeping (5S) at QSS.

Adheres to Technical System Procedures, Quality instructions, Sarbanes Oxley requirements, confidentiality requirements, and to all QSS policies and procedures.

Designs, develops, implements, and supports programming solutions in PHP, HTML5, JavaScript, VB.NET, and T-SQL to support business requirements.

Administers and supports Microsoft Active Directory, Microsoft SQL Servers, and VMware ESXi

Administers and supports TCP/IP network infrastructure with Cisco switches, routers, and access points.

Installs and troubleshoots desktops, laptops, printers, barcode scanners

Provides helpdesk services for all systems within the IT scope of responsibility.

Conveys information to management regarding all consequential operational problems.

Executes data and system backups according to established procedures.

Identify and recommend opportunities for continual improvement.

Perform special projects in support of the organizations business objectives.

Other projects and duties as assigned

Knowledge and Education

University degree or college diploma in a related field

Preference will be given to candidates with education and/or experience with programming languages such as PHP, HTML5, JavaScript, and T-SQL

Certifications such as MCP/MCSA, CCNA, Network+ or similar will be an asset

Work Experience

3 - 5 years of experience in technical related work, experience in an automotive (JIT) Tier 1 manufacturing environment, or equivalent combination of both

Skills and Competencies

Must be able to work in a fully computerized work environment and be committed to continuous improvement principles

Must have good leadership skills and excellent interpersonal skills

Strong verbal and written communication skills and ability to think independently

Strong project management skills would be an asset

Work Environment

J.I.T automotive manufacturing (Tier 1)

Additional Information

Ability to do shift and weekend work

Group: Magna Seating

Division: Qualtech Seating Systems

State/Province/County: Ontario

City: London

Job Type: Regular