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Senior Infrastructure Analyst, Cloud Platforms

  • Information Technology
  • Ottawa
  • Full Time

To apply, please forward your resume and cover letter by Jun 30, 2022

The Royal Canadian Mint is hiring a Senior Infrastructure Analyst, Cloud Platforms who can thrive in a dynamic and inclusive environment. 

Reporting to the the Senior Manager, Infrastructure Solutions, builds and manages enterprise solutions based on accepted architectural standards. They actively participate in RCM projects by documenting requirements, attending meetings, reporting progress against the project plan, and delivering enterprise solutions. 

The incumbent must possess strong interpersonal skills, work well in a team environment, and have the ability to translate business requirements into technical requirements and explain technical issues to business users. The Senior Infrastructure Anslyst is a member of a larger technical team and will provide guidance and mentoring to junior members as required on complex technical issues. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Enterprise experience in design, deployment and management of complex systems built on Microsoft Azure platforms
  • Knowledge of enterprise-grade IT processes for operations
  • Knowledge and experience in supporting and managing Azure Active Directory
  • Knowledge and experience in deploying and securing applications in Azure IaaS
  • Knowledge and experience in managing virtual machines, storage and security in Microsoft Azure
  • Knowledge in the following software technologies preferred: MS Active Directory, Microsoft Server 2012/2016/2019, MS PowerShell, and the MS System Management Suite including Operations Manager and Configuration Manager
  • Large systems life cycle management and process management using industry standards such as ITIL


English is essential. Bilingualism is an asset.

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, College Diploma in IT or equivalent industry certification(s) highly desirable.
  • Minimum of ten (10) years of progressively senior experience encompassing all aspects of large system implementations including project support, deployment, operations, and life cycle management in an enterprise environment.
  • Strong and recent experience in administering and managing Microsoft Azure and M365 environments, building virtual machines, managing identities and security, licensing and application configuration.

Skills and Ability:

  • Proven analytical abilities for both technical and business issues
  • Ability to exercise judgment and initiative, to maintain effective and harmonious working relationships
  • Ability to exercise tact and discretion
  • Ability to set priorities and to solve conflicting situations, and to work well under pressure to meet deadlines
  • Ability to mentor and cross train
  • Strong technical writing skills to lead in the production and maintenance of structured IT documentation
  • Skilled in understanding systems from a top down perspective, the ability to understand a system and its interdependencies as well as its business impact
  • Project planning and tracking techniques and skills
  • Demonstrated interpersonal, communication and leadership skills
  • Demonstrated problem solving and organizational skills
  • Must be able to work well in a team environment
  • An ability to actively listen, appreciate differing opinions and foster critical thinking