Application Support Manager

Application Support Manager

Kategorie: Entwicklung
Stadt: Markham, Ontario, Canada
Stellen-ID: J0220-2265
Anstellungsart: Vollzeit


Founded in 1976, CGI is among the largest IT and business consulting services firms in the world. Operating across the globe, CGI delivers end-to-end capabilities, from strategic IT and business consulting to systems integration, managed IT and business process services and intellectual property solutions, helping clients achieve their goals, including becoming customer-centric digital enterprises.


Under the direction of the Application Support Director, the Application Support Manager will be responsible for
• Building and maintaining relationships with the Service Owners and Managers within our client organization
• Managing critical incidents , gathering key information from supporting sources on the call, effectively determining appropriate courses of action, engaging and escalating involvement of required resources (from CGI, from the customer and/or from supporting vendors), to efficiently restore service
• Performing regular problem management activities
• Leading the onshore team, ensuring accurate billing and a balanced workload for the members
• Providing guidance to the offshore team, ensuring services are being delivered according to the contract
• Providing team feedback and developing action plans to remediate issues, identifying processes and skills required for continuous improvements in knowledge
• Managing projects and transitions when required
• Creating and managing new hardening initiatives
• Ensuring that the root causes of incidents are being determined and reporting the statuses to CGI management as well as the client counterparts
• Providing and/or reviewing and rationalizing estimates that will be provided to other teams (primarily development)
• Identifying and developing new business opportunities
Will Also
• Participate in technology reviews
• Participate in operations best practices sessions
• Contribute to knowledge sharing initiatives


• Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or related fields
• At least 7 – 10 years experience in IT
• ITIL Certification a MUST
• Able to work in a 24/7 on call environment

Technical Requirements:
• Database Technologies: Knowledge of Oracle, SQL Server
• Middleware Technologies: Exposure to Weblogic and Tomcat
• Programming Languages: Java, .NET, IBM BPM, Oracle OSM
• Operating Systems: UNIX, LINUX, Windows
• Managing the delivery of IT services
• Troubleshooting skills
• Leading teams locally and remotely
• Project delivery

Nice to Have:
• Bilingual: French (Oral) and English (both written and spoken)
• Experience working in Agile and DevOps environments
• Experience automating routine and repetitive support activities
• Knowledge of Telephony applications
• Knowledge of Operations Support

• Willing to improve skill set through technical training and adhoc technical engagements
• Willing and eager to learn in different business and technology domains
• Willing to work under pressure
• Willing to work within a larger group
• Willing to work in a multi-vendor environment
• Willing to work outside business hours
• Willing to be on–call 7x24
• Must be a good communicator
• Must be client focused

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