IBM i Administrator

Calgary - Alberta - Canada - Services - IT & Telecom - Software Development & Application Management - Other

We are looking for a strong intermediate or senior system IBM i Administrator to join our client’s services team. The individual will work with a small team to maintain and support a highly available platform. This platform is the evolution of nearly 20 years hosting enterprise solutions for the transportation industry and delivering those solutions over the Internet. Our client’s platform enjoys having the IBM i as the core server and database solution, as it continues to provide both reliable 5250-based solutions as well as advanced web solutions.

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Rory Lyden, Account manager

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About this role


  • Maintain a current IBM Power platform.
  • Plan and participate in hardware and operating system migration projects.
  • Monitor and manage a tape backup system and associated tape inventory.
  • Provide support for our hosted customers – e.g. creating new software environments, upgrading hosted in-house software.
  • Manage and maintain third-party tools – e.g. IBM i security software.
  • Mentor junior and intermediate system administrators on IBM i solutions.
  • Provide efficient support, both internally and externally.

About you


  • Deep understanding of the IBM i operating system.
  • Experience with IBM i replication technologies.
  • Experience with IBM BRMS – Backup, Recovery and Media Services.
  • Hands-on experience performing OS upgrades, patching, etc.
  • Experience with IBM i security solutions.
  • Ability to quickly learn new technologies and apply to work.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, as well as a positive and cooperative attitude.
  • Minimum 7 years of IBM i experience with at least 3 of those years as a lead system administrator.

Nice to Have Skills and Experience:

  • Linux – Ubuntu or Red Hat
  • IBM SVC/Storwize Storage Platform
  • IBM PowerHA
  • IBM Power Platform VIOS & HMC

What we offer

Why work with Brunel? We are proud to offer exciting career opportunities from over 100 offices globally in 42 countries. Advancing your career takes time and effort – let us match you to your ideal position.

About us

Brunel has a reputation for working with some of the best in the business. That is what we continually strive for. Over 40 years, we have created a global network of interesting clients and talented individuals working together through a vast array of services.


  • Publication: PUB232287
  • Location: Calgary
  • Market: Services
  • Hours per week: 40
  • Branche: IT & Telecom
  • Education level: Other
  • Area of expertise: Software Development & Application Management
  • Closing date: Thursday, October 3, 2019
Apply now

Feel free to contact


Rory Lyden

Account manager Brunel Canada Toronto

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