Remote- Infrastructure Integration Lead in Charlotte, North Carolina at AccruePartners

Date Posted: 7/11/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

AccruePartners values our contract and consulting employees. We offer a competitive benefits package to meet the diverse needs of all of our contractor and consulting employees and their family members. Here is a listing of what our company offers: 401(k) Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Employee Assistance Program, Medical and Prescription Drug, Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance. 

THE TEAM YOU WILL BE JOINING:

  • Fortune 500 manufacturing and technology organization with significant investment in R&D and Innovation
  • Rich history with over 150 years of significant growth and innovation
  • Expanding global footprint in North America, South America, Europe and Asia
  • Industry leader within all 8 divisions and leader in each
  • Known for growing talent internally and promoting internally

WHAT THEY OFFER YOU:

  • Culture: Highly collaborative, teamwork-oriented environment
  • Growth: Make an immediate impact in this high visibility role
  • Opportunity: Ability to drive change within organization with a focus on process improvement
  • Stability: Strong executive leadership team investing in its talent and elevating the global footprint

WHERE THIS POSITION IS LOCATED:

  •  Remote position, must be willing to travel to Corning, NY and Charlotte, NC 

WHY THIS ROLE IS IMPORTANT:

  • Infrastructure Integration Lead will be responsible for helping direct and guide the delivery of key priorities across multiple stakeholders, with the assistance of the Project Manager and Technical Support teams. While being predominantly internally focused, this position will require strong communication to bridge between various Infrastructure and Application teams as well as an excellent ability to navigate within a background of relative ambiguity.
  • Key responsibilities:
  •  Supports IT project start up though technical consultation, charter definition, benefit and analysis, requirements gathering and formal PMO approval.
  •  Provides technical leadership and support to project managers; including building detailed migration plans, measuring and tracking progress, managing key risks & issues, and reporting out status.
  •  Partners with all members of project team as a technical lead in the planning, design, coordination and execution of comprehensive, realistic and effective work plans.
  •  In partnership with  architecture, helps gather requirements, define options and develop holistic integrated solutions to complex business challenges.
  •  Establishes standards, policies & guidelines for the Compute Platform in collaboration with service line owner and technology teams
  •  Leads matrixed teams in the design and operational delivery of technology solutions in support of key business priorities across the company.
  •  Partners with IT Leaders, Infrastructure specialists, and technology suppliers in the evaluation, piloting and delivery of new technology for the organization
  •  Improves service and cost efficiency though continuous assessment of technology and operational processes
  •  Helps promote a consistent vision and strategy throughout the organization
  •  Builds relationships that foster collaboration and partnerships to drive better strategies, priorities, and service to the customer
  •  Helps build and maintain documentation repositories associated with project efforts
  •  Assists and oversees quality change control according to  Change Management Methodology
  •  Mentors members of the Infrastructure team on architectural, engineering and operational best practices
  •  Provides escalated support for Business-Critical problems

THE BACKGROUND THAT FITS:

  •  Bachelor's degree (B.A.) or equivalent from four-year college in computer science or related field
  •  7+ years’ experience in a production IT environment managing enterprise IT infrastructure, hardware, hosting services and cloud infrastructure.
  • Minimum 7 years’ experience engineering, building, and supporting a global heterogeneous multi-data center computing environment of at least 1000 servers
  •  A holistic understanding of IT infrastructure inclusive of server, storage, network, virtualization, database, DR/business recovery and continuity practices, etc.
  •  A foundational understanding of public cloud models (IaaS, PaaS, SaaS) and providers (AWS, Azure, Google)
  •  Demonstrated experience leading complex infrastructure projects such as Infrastructure currency, Application and data center consolidation, Identity Management and O365 migrations (Mail, Lync, One Drive, SharePoint)
  •  Proven ability to facilitate the gathering and translation of business requirements into quality infrastructure solutions, reflecting security, scalability, availability, performance, manageability constructs
  •  Demonstrated expertise driving operational improvement and excellence under an ITIL based service management model.
  •  Proven ability to influence and interact effectively with peers and IT leaders
  •  Strong crisis management

PREFERRED SKILLS"

  •  Working knowledge of Converged and Hyper Converged technologies such as Cisco UCS, Dell VXRail, or Nutanix
  •  Experience with On-prem cloud management platforms such as VMWare Cloud Foundations
  •  Experience working and integrating operational processes and capabilities into a Service now framework
  •  Experience designing and implementing solutions under a Cloud DevOps or Agile Development model and process framework