Telus Technology Consultant (Server & Storage) in ON, Canada

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Come and play in a dynamic operational environment managing multiple TELUS health services from a server and storage perspective. Be part of a growing business where you will collaborate with various teams for the development and support of new TELUS Health and Payment Solutions initiatives.


  • Accountable for the scalability, reliability and availability of servers

  • Day to day operations of enterprise Unix server environments

  • Provide 24x7 systems and storage escalation support

  • Responsible for vulnerability management patching

  • Follow through on resolution with clients, report issues that are not resolvable and work with team lead on possible solutions

  • Assist with the development, implementation and reporting of operational metrics

  • Manage and maintain standards, procedures and support documentation

  • Maintaining and reporting on server and storage capacity planning and trends

  • Participate in server and storage builds for projects

  • Participate in team projects to enhance the technical infrastructure or improve quality or efficiency of problem resolution process

  • Project implementation including coordinating and collaborating with infrastructure teams, and developing support plans

  • Responsible for hardware and software configuration and kernel parameter modifications

Required Knowledge:

  • Understanding of databases and application functionality

  • Knowledge of patch management and networking

  • Knowledge of scripting and SAN storage an asset

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux including LVM and package management

  • Sun Solaris including patch management

  • VMware vCenter

  • Symantec NetBackup

  • SHELL scripting

  • Change, Incident and Problem Management Protocols

  • Tier 1 SAN storage and storage provisioning: EMC would be an asset

Required Skills & Abilities:

  • Strong understanding of the various features of Linux and Solaris

  • Ability to read, understand and build from architecture documents and designs

  • Troubleshooting skill sets with operating systems and environment builds

  • Ability to work with change management and ticketing system protocols

  • Able to work off hours during maintenance change windows

  • Technical documentation writing

Required Professional Designation/Certification:

  • Post-secondary degree in computer science

  • University degree

Required Experience:

  • 7 to 10 years of experience with in depth knowledge of RedHat Linux & Solaris Unix systems

  • Experience with SUN & Linux o/s in a production support environment

  • Experience with VMware vSphere/ESX 5.x and up experience with core virtualization and its associated products an asset

  • Experience with scripting or automation languages an asset

  • 5-7 years of experience with Tier1 SAN storage EMC

Who is TELUS?

We're a high-performing team of individuals who collectively make TELUS one of the leading telecommunications companies in Canada. Our competitive consumer offerings include wireline, wireless, internet and Optik TV™. We also deliver a compelling range of products and services for small, medium and large businesses; and have carved out a leadership position in the health, energy, finance and public sector markets with innovative industry specific solutions.

The TELUS team is as diverse as the society we live in and the customers we serve. We're also passionate about creating success for our customers, our shareholders, our communities and our team. And we do so by living theTELUS valuesand delivering on ourCustomers First commitments.

Do you share our passion?

At TELUS,youcreate future friendly® possibilities.

At TELUS, we are committed to diversity and equitable access to employment opportunities based on ability.

Title: Technology Consultant (Server & Storage)

Location: CAN-ON-Thornhill

Requisition ID: SEC02877-16