IBM Infrastructure Specialist - Application Server Administration in HALIFAX, Nova Scotia

IBM Global Business Services (GBS) helps our clients fundamentally redesign experiences to create new sources of value, digitally reinvent their operations for great efficiency and transform their entire enterprises through cognitive. We invite you to consider joining IBM's global reach, outcome-focused methodologies, domain skills and deep industry expertise that are helping transform the way we live and work.IBM's state-of-the-art Client Innovation Centre (CIC) opened in Nova Scotia in March 2013 and is the first of its kind in Canada. The Centre weaves together IBM’s business insights and industry-leading software portfolio and is ideally suited for any client that needs flexible access to emerging or niche skills that may not be cost effective to grow internally. In addition, our focus on our team is unparalleled as demonstrated by the following:

  • The CIC NS is one of IBM’s highest performing delivery centres worldwide – for retention, client satisfaction and utilization. Our employees are empowered to stay and grow within IBM.

  • More than 100 of our employees received promotion in 2015 alone. Structured career development programs are helping us grow our future leaders from within.

  • We are very focused on continuous skill development – staff training is our third largest annual Centre investment. Employees are immersed in a culture of learning and constant growth.

  • Investment in key partnership with universities, government and private sector groups which has resulted in IBM having a key influencing role in Nova Scotia’s ICT industry, especially in talent development.

We are currently recruiting for top talent in Infrastructure Specialist - If you are on top of your profession and possess the following key skills, we invite you to apply to our openings. Job Profile: The Infrastructure Specialist - Application Server Administration role you will deliver innovative business consulting, business process design, systems integration, and application design and management to leading sector organizations in 17 industries worldwide. With access to resources that only a global leader can provide, you will learn valuable skills, gain access to a vast and diverse network of talented professionals, and enjoy unparalleled career, training, and educational opportunities.Required Technical Skills:

  • Experience in build and deployment automation using Ant, Shell scripts.

  • Extensive experience with different software version control systems, e.g. CVS, RTC etc.

  • Experience with WebSphere administration, and wsadmin scripting.

  • Experience with UNIX (AIX/Linux) administration.

    Nice to have:

  • experience with DB2, Oracle, or LDAP.

  • Java programming experience is a plus.

  • Experience with leading and managing teams.

  • Experience with application support and problem solving.

  • At least 3 years experience in build and deployment automation using Ant, Shell scripts.

  • At least 4 years of extensive experience with different software version control systems, e.g. CVS, RTC etc.

GIC- Halifax

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