Senior Platform Analyst

Location: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Date Posted: 10-18-2017
Currently seeking a Senior Platform Analyst
Contract: Up to 120 days with options to increase/extend by up to 720 days
Position Summary Description
SSC Midrange and Storage has a commitment to partners and clients to build and maintain Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) and SUSE Linux servers and virtual machines. Currently, there is a shortage of in-house Red Hat RHEL expertise with current RHEL 7 and SUSE Linux, Automation, Provisioning and Cloud Management skills.
This TBIPS request is for the provision of one (1) Senior Platform Analyst, Level 3 to provide Design, research and architecture services and knowledge transfer for the Midrange RHEL and SUSE Linux end-state and legacy support services
Project Tasks
Requirements / experience (mandatories)
  • A minimum of a three year college diploma (computer science or other IT related field);
A university degree at the Bachelor level in Information Technology (computer science or engineering) or other IT related field;
A minimum of ten years (in the last 15 years) performing duties and responsibilities in IT related environment.
  • resource must have a minimum of ten (10) years’ experience performing tasks similar to those specified in the attached SOW, including three (3) initiative/projects developing documents, including, but not limited to: Automation products and/or service descriptions, presentations, strategies and roadmaps.
  • must hold a valid Secret Security Clearance issued by PWGSC-CISD and provide both file number, level and expiry date.
  • must provide proof that they possess at the minimum 3 (three) of the following certifications:  Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.x, Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE) in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.x, Red Hat Delivery Specialist - Cloud Automation, or Red Hat Delivery Specialist - Cloud Management.
  • must have a minimum of ten (10) years’ experience in System Management including:  System Installation, Configuration, Administration, Analysis and maintenance.
  • must have a minimum of ten (10) years’ experience in projects relating to a server infrastructure and management tools.
  • must have the Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) foundation level certification.
Assets (rated requirements):
  • must have a minimum of (5) five years’ experience in the last (10) years in designing and automating deployments of technical architectures involving Linux or UNIX operating systems (RHEL Linux, SUSE Linux, IBM AIX UNIX) 
  • must have a minimum of (5) five years' experience within the last (8) eight years in Automation Management technologies such as patch provisioning, operating system configuration & provisioning, including:  Monitoring, Systems inventory (hardware and software information), Analysis, Tuning and reporting.
must have additional Red Hat Linux 7.x technical certifications relevant to this role.
  •  must have additional Red Hat Linux 7.x technical certifications relevant to this role.  
Security Clearance
National Capital Area
About inRound?
inRound Innovations is a well-established Ottawa company specializing in Service Management, Business Consulting and IT services.  We are a recognized industry leader in providing customer-centric business strategies and best practices that optimizes a company’s service operations and aligns all areas of business and IT operations, improving all the business processes necessary to serve clients better. 
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