Cloud Big Data Applications Support - Montreal


Montréal, QC, CA

Req ID:  6964
Jobs by Category:  Technology Solutions
Job Function:  Data Science
Status:  Full Time
Schedule:  Regular



Be a part of a transformational journey with innovative talent and leading edge technologies.


Join our team


Google Cloud technology is an industry leader in empowering millions of organizations and businesses to lead, innovate and grow. If you are interested in working with this leading edge technology while providing best in class technical customer support, consider this great opportunity at TELUS.


Here’s the impact you’ll make and what we’ll accomplish together


As a Big Data Applications Support Specialist within the TELUS Google Cloud team, your role will be to provide excellent technical customer service support for Google Cloud Platform products and solutions including Big Data related applications. Working in a blended call center environment, you will provide real time technical assistance over the phone and via online communications based on client requirements as part of a global 24x7 support organization. This role will also work closely with engineers and product managers to improve the product and make our customers successful.

Here's How


  • Provide technical and developer support to customers using Google Cloud Platform products, solutions and APIs
  • Identify and document both product bugs and feature requests, and continually working with internal support teams as well as customers to implement effective solutions
  • Reproduce customer issues in order to better understand their use cases, and to efficiently provide tailored solutions for their environments.
  • Work closely with various internal support teams to progress case-related work and to also improve Google Cloud Platform products at both a granular and higher level


You’re the missing piece of the puzzle


Must have:


  • Firm understanding of a programming language (Java Python preferred)
  • Demonstrate comprehensive and logical troubleshooting methodologies
  • Ability to quickly learn, explain, and put into practice newly complex technologies and subjects
  • Resourcefulness and strong research skills
  • Significant abilities in reading, understanding and writing code samples to replicate customer issues, as well as reading and understanding logs and stack traces
  • Must be proficient Orally and Written in both English and French, as well as professional communication skills
  • Strong understanding of various Networking Protocol Stacks  (TCP, IP, HTTP(S), etc.)
  • Familiarity with modern API technologies (OAuth, HTTP RPCs, REST, HTTP response codes)
  • Comfortable with terms and concepts used within Computer Science (API, schema, pipelines, system workflows, databases, natural language processing, etc.)
  • Punctuality, aware of professional etiquette standards, and 24/7 availability

Additional Skills




  • Firm understanding of emerging AI & ML technologies (especially for model analysis, training, and tuning)
  • Experience with PaaS, SaaS, and IaaS technologies
  • Experience in technical support: familiarity with case prioritization, SLA compliance, and able to provide high levels of customer-focused quality
  • Experience in deploying and managing distributed systems and clusters (Kubernetes), workflows, and familiarity with testing environments
  • Knowledge of SQL (any dialect), running and interacting with various types of queries, and familiarity with Tensorflow
  • Customer Service Experience

Preferred Qualifications:


  • College diploma in Computer Science or 2 years equivalent knowledge / experience
  • Firm understanding of specific programming languages: Java, Python, Node.js, Go
  • Experience with distributed data stores (HBase, Cassandra, Riak, Amazon Dynamo DB, etc.) and distributed message brokers (Kafka, RabbitMQ, ActiveMQ, Google Pub/Sub, Amazon Kinesis, etc.)
  • Familiarity with parallel/distributed computing (Apache Beam, MapReduce, Hadoop, Spark, Google Dataflow, Google Dataproc, etc.)
  • Experience with Big Data architectures and technologies (Google Data Fusion, CDAP, Google Dataprep, Trifacta, Google BigQuery, Google Composer, Apache Airflow, etc.)
  • Experience with any ML library (scikit-learn, pytorch, tensorflow, Spark mllib) or basic understanding of training, testing, and evaluating ML models
Salary Range: 
Performance Bonus or Sales Incentive Plan: 

Actual total compensation will be determined based on factors such as knowledge, skills, performance and experience. In addition, TELUS offers rewarding benefits such as:

  • Comprehensive total rewards package highlighting competitive salary and bonus structures, minimum 3 weeks of vacation, and flexible benefits plan to meet the needs of you and your family
  • Flexibility to work in-office, virtually or a combination of both
  • Generous company matched pension and share purchase programs
  • Opportunity to give back to communities in which we work, live and serve
  • Career growth and learning & development opportunities to develop your skills
  • And much more …

A bit about us

We’re a people-focused, customer-first, purpose-driven team who works together every day to innovate and do good. We improve lives through our technology solutions and foster a culture of innovation that empowers team members to solve complex problems and create remarkable human outcomes in a digital world. 

You’ll find our engaging, high-performance culture personally fulfilling, professionally challenging, and financially rewarding. We’re committed to diversity and equitable access to employment opportunities based on ability. Your unique contributions and talents will be valued and respected here. When you join our team, you’re helping us make the future friendly.

Note for Quebec candidates: if knowledge of English is required for this position, it is because the team member will be asked, on a regular basis, to interact in English with external or internal parties or to use English applications or software as part of their tasks.





Technology Solutions

We’re into seeing where technology can take us, so if you have ever imagined what the future of supply chain management, cybersecurity, the cloud and Internet of Things will look like, we want you to be part of the team that makes it happen.

We are honoured to be recognized

TELUS’s fastest network. 5G enables a superior experience with fast downloads and richer multimedia applications

Innovation centres across Canada that bring our team members together with customers, partners, start ups, universities, hospitals and fellow colleagues to tackle some of the biggest technological hurdles Canada will face in the near future.

Million active users logging into My TELUS per month (consumer mobility).


TELUS is proud to foster an inclusive culture that embraces diversity. We are committed to fair employment practices and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment.

We offer accommodation for applicants with disabilities, as required, during the recruitment process.