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Intermediate Cloud Infrastructure Analyst (New Grad)

Created 05/03/2021
Reference JR00038368
Category IT - Technology Services
Job type Full Time
Country Canada
Zip 91011
Salary Competitive

You are as unique as your background, experience and point of view. Here, you'll be encouraged, empowered and challenged to be your best self. You'll work with dynamic colleagues - experts in their fields - who are eager to share their knowledge with you. Your leaders will inspire and help you reach your potential and soar to new heights. Every day, you'll have new and exciting opportunities to make life brighter for our Clients - who are at the heart of everything we do. Discover how you can make a difference in the lives of individuals, families and communities around the world.

Job Description:

Role Summary:

As an Intermediate Cloud Analyst, you will be an essential part of the Cloud Infrastructure & Operations team; a highly recognized group within the Data & Analytics division that plays a direct role in Big Data, Machine Learning and Analytics technologies by designing, building and supporting Analytics infrastructure, and middleware technologies on Cloud platforms.

What will you do?

  • Understand and work with Amazon Web Services (AWS) Platform as a Service (Paas), Software as a Service (SaaS), and Hadoop administration and related technologies.

  • Evaluate functions and features of cloud services and related technologies.

  • Involvement with small and medium size infrastructure projects, and participate in projects throughout the entire project lifecycle, and define, manage and track project deliverables using defined technologies.

  • Work closely with other team members, technical/team leads, management, specialized IT areas and application support teams to ensure consistent delivery and quality of platform and cloud services.

  • Maintain up-to-date documentation and procedures for all supported cloud-related platforms, and define requirements in cooperation with Developers and other Specialists.

  • Develop scripts and functions to support internal processes and improve system performance.

  • Define, document and implement consistent standards and procedures

  • Share the responsibility of 7X24 rotational on-call duties, after hour change support and disaster recovery support


What you need to succeed?

  • High academic credentials and University level degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Science or a related field.

  • 2 years of experience in Information Technology with high academic credentials in a related field.

  • Understand, can describe and can put into action complex concepts.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Passion for data and analytics as a career.

  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to handle several tasks efficiently.

  • Demonstrated ability to take initiative and learn independently.


Unique Requirements

  • Ability to receive Security clearance is required for this role [minimum of 5 consecutive years of residency in Canada].

  • Please submit your transcript along with the resume.


What will be nice to have?

  • Proficiency with Linux.

  • Familiarity and/or experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS) environment.

  • Knowledge of Web development, Extract, Transform and Load (ETL) and Report development.

  • Scripting languages (Linux Bash, Microsoft Powershell, etc.).

  • Knowledge of database concepts such as data mapping, logical and physical data modeling.

  • Experience giving presentations to a wide variety of audiences including stakeholders, clients, etc.


What's in it for you?

  • Being part of our journey in developing the next greatest digital experience.

  • Flexible Benefits from the day you join to meet the needs of you and your family.

  • Wellness programs that support the three pillars of your health - mental, physical and financial.

  • An extensive support system for continual learning including company-run courses, access to online learning platforms, opportunity for rotations, etc.

  • A flexible work schedule, so long it includes core working hours.


The Base Pay range is for the primary location for which the job is posted. It may vary depending on the work location of the successful candidate or other factors. In addition to Base Pay, eligible Sun Life employees participate in various incentive plans, payment under which is discretionary and subject to individual and company performance. Certain sales focused roles have sales incentive plans based on individual or group sales results.

Diversity and inclusion have always been at the core of our values at Sun Life. A diverse workforce with wide perspectives and creative ideas benefits our clients, the communities where we operate and all of us as colleagues. We welcome applications from qualified individuals from all backgrounds.

Persons with disabilities who need accommodation in the application process or those needing job postings in an alternative format may e-mail a request to thebrightside@sunlife.com .

At Sun Life we strive to create a flexible work environment where our employees are empowered to do their best work. Several flexible work options are available and can be discussed throughout the selection process depending on the role requirements and individual needs.

We thank all applicants for showing an interest in this position. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Salary Range:
55,500/55 500 - 91,600/91 600

Job Category:
IT - Technology Services

Posting End Date:
16/05/2021
Employer Sun Life Financial

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