IT Analyst, Operational Services and Improvements (Current Employee) – Toronto, ON – 13 July 2016
Resolving Applications related, scheduler alerts, System Monitoring alerts, deployments
Learning various applications. i.e. data management systems, Simcorp, Capital Market Excellent Environment, great relationship with management and co-workers. Being challenged everyday is the most fun part.
System Engineer (Current Employee) – TORONTO, ON – 22 September 2015
CPPIB is an industry interrupting, growth company in a growth sector. The culture is young, dynamic, but not reckless. Management is open with all employees and values contributions and consistently demonstrates a commitment to the betterment of the employees. The benefits and work environment are stellar.
It has been a pleasure to work for an international company as it has been growing globally at a fast pace. It is important to see how the company is adjusting to changes and how they implement new processes. There has been a better focus on cross-training and streamlining amongst departments to improve accuracy and quality of the reporting. Creating strong partnerships has allowed me to have a better understanding of the business and deliver my objectives on time.
Systems Analyst (Former Employee) – Toronto, ON – 25 November 2014
• Design, planning and implementation of network infrastructure to support creation of two international branch offices, in order to expand the company into new global investment opportunities • Design, technical planning and implementation of network infrastructure to support migration to primary off-site data centre and secondary DR site, to aid in the company’s expansion • Design and implementation of detailed migration plan to move over 100 Windows 2003 and Red Hat Linux servers to off-site data centre, with consolidation of systems where possible to reduce costs and space requirements • Managed the internet migration project to move systems and services from vendor supplied internet to a dedicated, faster, more reliable connection • Upgraded head office network to accommodate company growth from 100 to 700 people • Design and implementation of firewalls (PIX and Checkpoint) and ACLs for network security infrastructure • Installation and maintenance of Barracuda Anti-Spam devices and Barracuda and F5 Load Balancing devices • Migration of data to NetApp SAN/NAS • Virtualization of servers using VMware ESX clustered environment • Disaster Recover Planning (DRP) of critical systems to secondary offsite location • Coordination of different technical teams, vendors and contractors to deploy systems and address issues • Coordination with business units to define requirements and timing of system and application migrations and decommissioning of old systems