Informatica Administrator – Digital Nova Scotia – Leading Digital Industry

Informatica Administrator

Position Description:

• Setup and maintain Informatica folders and folder access
• Provide “lights on” support – services are up and running in all environments
• Release Code to Production Environment (Developer will release code to QA initially)
• Implement Security Standards and roles
• Implement migrations, upgrades, patches and service pack implementations in all environments
• Support infrastructure planned maintenance and outages
• Create and maintain connections (relational, application, etc.) and system username/passwords.
• Open Informatica Service Requests (SR) and working with INFA support to investigate/resolve issues
• User support – answering questions, investigating user issues, enforcing standards (for example last checkpoint)
• Manage and maintain Informatica interfaces: Tidal, PowerExchange, ODBC connections, EIFR, etc.
• Install, configure, migrate and support new interface setup: Web services, ODBC connections (i.e. ELOQUENCE)
• Participate in defining Informatica standards and best practices (with the clients ETL architect)
• Support production scheduler failures (either level 1 or 2)
• Ensure LINUX scripts and parameter files are correctly maintained
• LINUX folder creations and maintenance
• Positive attitude and team focus are required

Required Work Experience:

• Good communication skills including ability to influence others without authority in order to support a large, demanding environment
• Good analytical and technical ability with emphasis on troubleshooting
• Planning & coordination capabilities
• Ability to quickly learn client specific processes, topology, tools, often with limited documentation
• Working knowledge of Windows and Unix desirable.

Required Level of Education

• Bachelors degree or equivalent work experience in an Information Technology field

Soft Skills:

• Organized
• Attention to detail
• Able to multitask
• Good time management
• Able to adapt quickly to changing client requirements
• Good written and oral communication skills
• Ability to build relationships with others

Desirable Technical Skills:

• Familiar with UNIX Shell scripting


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