IT Manager - Jobs in Kanata, ON - 318482

Job Summary
  • Job Type
    Full Time

Job Description

Embotics is a leader in multi-cloud management for workloads running in public, private and hybrid clouds. Our cloud management platform is fast to deploy, easy to use, and platform-neutral, providing single pane of glass resource management, cost control, automated provisioning, and cloud governance for both on-premise and cloud-hosted workloads. Embotics is an established and acclaimed vendor, having won best of show awards at VMworld and been named a 2019 Gartner Magic Quadrant Leader for Cloud Management Platforms.

Were looking for an exceptional IT Manager to be the face of IT and work with stakeholders at all levels. Reporting to the Chief Financial Officer, managing all corporate infrastructure.

Key Responsibilities:
Communicate effectively with others both on a technical level and on a business level
Contribute to short/long term IT technology roadmaps in accordance with corporate objectives
Maintain a hybrid IT environment of on-premise resources as well as hosted services
Administration of internal corporate and public cloud engineering infrastructure
Manage monthly IT expenditures, looking for anomalies and justification.
Administration and maintenance of both Windows and Mac based endpoints
Support local and remote users in person, by telephone, and by remote control
Identify and manage scope concerns, risks and issues
Understand and evaluate critical issues, system failures and requirements; identify root cause and workarounds, and manage own time and priorities
Independently search for issue work-around/resolution
Configure services to be consumed by various users, including network services and collaboration solutions
Maintain site documentation (seating, network/IP, equipment, etc.)
Manage access and security
Occasional after-hours work
Manage existing IT staff

Post-secondary degree, or diploma in computer science or other IT related discipline
10+ years of experience performing IT and/or data center administration
Strong knowledge of Active Directory Federated Services
Advanced level understanding of server performance and server CPU/memory capacity topics. Operating system and server architecture knowledge of VMware, Linux and Windows systems
Windows, Mac, and Linux administration
Strong knowledge of firewalls, VPN, BGP
Server/hardware deployment, and data and telecommunications wiring
Knowledge of Microsoft Clustering Services
Knowledge of disaster recovery and backup systems
Knowledge of ITIL processes and procedures
Experience with incident management and service desk/ticketing tools
Some telephony knowledge (Mitel)
Working knowledge of at least one of the following: AWS, Azure, GCP
One or more certifications: VMware, Cisco, Microsoft, AWS, Azure

Experience with any of the following would also be an asset:
IT automation and workflow orchestration systems
Scripting (PowerShell, Python, Java etc.)
KVM, Hyper-V, Kubernetes
Chef/Puppet configuration management
Experience with SNMP/Nagios based Monitoring

Customer focused, independent, self-motivated and well organized
A self-starter who thrives in a self-organizing team
Stays calm under pressure, excellent communication skills
Self-aware of his/her own limits
Communicative and careful, able to lead meetings
A willingness to express opinions, make mistakes, and learn quickly
About Embotics

Embotics vCommander Hybrid Cloud Management platform is built from the ground up on a common architecture to deliver an all-in-one solution that supports multiple hypervisors and multiple clouds. Its flagship product, Embotics vCommander, is used by organizations including Nordstrom, NASA, Informatica, HBO, NTT Data, and more.

After more than 10 years in business and hundreds of deployments across a wide range of enterprises and service providers, Embotics patented software has proven itself to be stable, scalable and matureit enables a pragmatic approach to cloud computing that delivers an immediate ROI.

Embotics is headquartered in Ottawa, Canada, with offices in the US and a growing network of global partners.

We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Embotics Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. Accommodations will be provided at all stages of the hiring process; we ask applicants to make their needs known in advance.

Why would you want to join our team

We have:
An easy-to-use, vendor-neutral Cloud Management Platform
An awesome Agile team of software developers and testers
A culture of fun that encourages interaction, team work, and learning
A dynamic environment thats open to great ideas
The opportunity to design and lead the development of a cutting edge container and microservices solution in the context of a multi-cloud Cloud Management Platform (CMP)
Work with exciting new technologies in the areas of containers and microservices, PaaS, DevOps tools and methodology, virtualization and cutting edge cloud computing

To apply:
Email us at, tell us about yourself and attach your CV/resume.

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