Randstad Infrastructure Solution Engineer in Marlborough, Massachusetts

Infrastructure Solution Engineer

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job details:

  • location:Marlborough, MA

  • salary:$80 - $90 per hour

  • date posted:Monday, August 28, 2017

  • job type:Contract

  • reference:573369

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description

Responsibilities

  • Creates High-level physical designs for execution of large-scale projects. Ensures designs deliver business value while complying with Enterprise architecture and technology direction

  • Partners with infrastructure SME's to ensure technical integrity, cost effectives, supportability, and operational readiness of solutions

  • Works closely with project managers to ensure accuracy of implementation plans and facilitates delivery of infrastructure solutions. Actively participates in all phases of solution delivery. Participates in the definition of the project's environments strategy, functional and non-functional requirement, and support requirements, and helps design complex integrated test environments

  • Helps to ensure overall integrity and supportability of solutions spanning client and external infrastructure, including third-party hosting and Saas providers. Ensures effective communications and knowledge sharing between project and infrastructure teams

  • Maintains post-implementation integrity of design documentation

  • Participates in the development, implementation, and communication of architecture and technology roadmaps and strategies. Helps define and ensure effectiveness of Enterprise capabilities

  • Participates in the architecture assessment and communications for system retirements and migrations to new platforms.

  • Decides on technical design considerations in support of business requirements and technical characteristics (Availability, Recoverability, Scalability, Performance characteristics, etc.) of recommended solutions

  • Decides on technology risks versus financial costs tradeoffs

  • Determines technical alternatives within technical architecture designs

  • Performs other duties as required.

Requirements

  • Practical knowledge and hands-on experience with a broad range of infrastructure technologies, best practices, processes, and procedures. Experience with ITIL / IT Service Management is a plus

  • Ability to work effectively at both tactical and strategic levels when designing and evaluating solutions

  • Advanced problem solving skills

  • Ability to work collaboratively across IT disciplines to resolve complex issues and develop innovative solutions

  • Strong organizational skills

  • Willingness to work a flexible schedule to accommodate project deadlines and travel requirements

  • Understanding of network protocols, standards and knowledge of networking concepts, transports and technologies

  • Knowledge of high availability solutions, including clustering, load balancing, and data replication

  • Knowledge of databases, middleware, and integration technologies, including Oracle, SQL Server, WebLogic, WebSphere MQ, and Message Broker

  • Knowledge of batch scheduling, file transfer, integration solutions, web services, security, and systems management

  • Knowledge of existing and emerging technologies

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Excellent analytical and technical skills

  • Strong learning skills

  • Ability to alter direction easily to accommodate changing priorities

Minimum Experience

  • 6 years in design and implementation of technology architecture

  • Experience designing and deploying mission-critical systems in complex multi-platform environments. Experience deploying large-scale software packages or working with hosting and SaaS providers is a plus

  • Experience working across all phases of the solution delivery lifecycle, including requirements definition, architecture, design, implementation, and support

  • Experience establishing, operating, or leveraging Enterprise capabilities or hosting solutions and/or defining infrastructure services, SLAs, and OLAs

  • 8 years in design and implementation of technology architecture

  • Experience working across all phases of the solution delivery lifecycle, including requirements definition, architecture, design, implementation, and support

  • Experience establishing, operating, or leveraging Enterprise capabilities or hosting solutions and/or defining infrastructure services, SLAs, and OLAs

  • Bachelor's in Computer Science or Technology