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Title:  Senior Technical Analyst




Requisition ID: 158226

Join a purpose driven winning team, committed to results, in an inclusive and high-performing culture.



The VMware operations team is an enterprise group providing operations support for the virtualization platform across the bank.

The role:

You will provide systems level support for production critical systems, development systems, implementation support and user acceptance environment support on a global basis. This support comprises of technical assistance to users, resolution and prevention of problems in a 7x24 production environment, systems capacity planning and recommendation of solutions to overcome resource constraints, systems level software installation and updates.

You will also be responsible for establishing and enforcing departmental logical access control guidelines and liaison with other departments for assistance with implementing new projects.

You will have strong knowledge in the following platforms: Dell VXRail /Power Flex, Cisco UCS, VMWare VSphere, Hyper-V, OS Platforms and strong scripting skills.


  • Presents the system level and application problems on mission critical systems requiring immediate resolution, thus ensuring systems are operational based on SLA and have a high degree of integrity and reliability. Often, resolution determination requires interaction with service vendors. Considerable effort is placed into determining, developing and delivering procedures to protect production environment from unplanned outages
  • Establishes system scope and objectives. Develops practical manual or automated procedures to solve complex problems. Prepares detailed specifications for programs, analyse and revises existing system logic deficiencies, oversees all phases of the technical system design and provide recommendations, check and direct systems programs onto the correct technical system design.
  • During the course of the year, systems are monitored and statistical information regarding resource usage is compiled. Recommendations are put forward to management for capacity planning and system upgrades where resource constraints are identified to ensure that a reliable production environment is maintained.
  • Troubleshooting VMWare virtualization Configuration and environmental performance.

Qualifications required.

  • A strong working knowledge of Intel hardware configuration and support.
  • A strong working knowledge of Windows server Operating Systems.
  • A strong working knowledge of shell/script programming.
  • A good working knowledge of clustering technologies
  • A good working knowledge of TCP/IP networking.
  • A good working knowledge of virtualization platforms.
  • Experience with Cisco UCS infrastructure Environment AND Dell Power Flex Infrastructure.
  • Experience with DellEMC storage infrastructure.
  • Experience with Virtualization platforms: VMware VSphere/MS Hyper-V/Red HAT Virtualization and Citrix Hypervisor
  • Requires a minimum of five years of job related experience and possess problem solving, analytical and proactive problem solving skills.
  • General understanding of other computer systems outside area of speciality such as other Operating systems or database software.


  • We have an inclusive and collaborative working environment that encourages creativity, curiosity, and celebrates success!
  • We provide you with the tools and technology needed to create beautiful customer experiences
  • You'll get to work with and learn from diverse industry leaders, who have hailed from top technology companies around the world.#scotiatechnology


Location(s):  Canada : Ontario : Scarborough 

Scotiabank is a leading bank in the Americas. Guided by our purpose: "for every future", we help our customers, their families and their communities achieve success through a broad range of advice, products and services, including personal and commercial banking, wealth management and private banking, corporate and investment banking, and capital markets.  

At Scotiabank, we value the unique skills and experiences each individual brings to the Bank, and are committed to creating and maintaining an inclusive and accessible environment for everyone. If you require accommodation (including, but not limited to, an accessible interview site, alternate format documents, ASL Interpreter, or Assistive Technology) during the recruitment and selection process, please let our Recruitment team know. If you require technical assistance, please click here. Candidates must apply directly online to be considered for this role. We thank all applicants for their interest in a career at Scotiabank; however, only those candidates who are selected for an interview will be contacted.

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