Systems Admin – PeopleSoft Upgrade

Systems Admin - PeopleSoft Upgrade

Infrastructure Id: 15660 - Contract

IT/IQ Tech Recruiters is seeking a Systems Admin – PeopleSoft Upgrade to join our client in Vancouver, BC.


Why work with our client?

  • Competitive rates
  • Centrally located
  • Transit accessible



  • Architecting and designing application deployment environments to be robust, secure, reliable and highly available.
  • Setting up, configuring, and maintaining all PeopleSoft application environments and accompanying MS SQL Server databases in accordance with industry best practices.
  • Escalating issues/problems to Oracle support and third parties as appropriate
  • Preparing and configuration test environments, new servers, software installation/application of
  • updates, development of user roles within the system, application testing and troubleshooting for isolating technical problems in the PeopleSoft Internet Architecture (PIA) including SQLServer databases, application servers, and process schedulers.
  • Performance tuning, system monitoring and troubleshooting.
  • Load balancing and firewall activities using F5.


Top Skills Required

  • Bachelors or Masters Degree in Business Administration or Computer Science or comparable  experience.
  • 10+ years of PeopleSoft Technical System Administration and upgrade experience.
  • Expert level PeopleSoft implementation/upgrade projects (PUM) knowledge/experience as well as demonstrated knowledge of Human Resources and Payroll modules.
  • Skills and experience in debugging/troubleshooting techniques for technical issues related to  infrastructure components including application and web server, process scheduler, integration broker, Elasticsearch server, SMTP server and database.
  • Strong knowledge of update and hands on experience applying PeopleSoft installation and  maintenance (Tuxedo, Java, WebLogic, Web services, etc.) and PeopleSoft application/Tools upgrade and PUM.
  • Expert knowledge of all aspects of the Oracle PeopleSoft architecture and experience with PeopleSoft v9.2 and PeopleTools v.8.57/v8.58.
  • Experience with MS SQLServer, strong understanding of RDBMS and SQL skills.
  • Experience with applying server certificates following best practices.
  • Must possess a strong understanding of networking concepts, server administration, operating system concepts and fundamentals.
  • Experience working in a union, public sector environment is highly desirable.
  • Must be legally eligible to work in Canada


Why work with us?

  • Build a long-term relationship with an experienced recruitment expert
  • Access to the ‘hidden’ job market – opportunities across Canada that aren’t posted on job boards
  • Get a high-level understanding of market dynamics affecting your industry
  • Gain insight into the culture of the company you’re applying for before submitting your profile


About Us

IT/IQ Tech Recruiters provides contract and permanent IT recruitment services to employers across Canada. We have a specialized approach to recruiting, segmenting our recruitment teams into specialty practice areas focusing on Development, PMO, Infrastructure and BI/CRM/ERP skill sets.

This approach enables our recruiters to become specialists; they know the market and work hard to understand each candidates’ capabilities, goals, career ambitions and quickly present them with the best possible opportunities.  We are committed to helping candidates develop their careers and to helping our clients grow their business and complete important projects successfully.


We create opportunities for IT Professionals to empower business.