Lead Enterprise Architect
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Tempe, AZ 85282
PDS Tech is seeking a hands-on Lead Enterprise Architect for an aviation client in Tempe, AZ. This is an 8-month contract on W-2.
If interested, please send your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org .
Travel : Approximately 15%
About the ROLE:
This position will be primarily responsible for architecture and principle engineering for client’s virtualization and cloud environments. Architecting future state virtualization solutions including on-premise private cloud, integration with public cloud solutions and automated operations. Engineering activities in support of day to day management of Hypervisors (VMWare) and Operating Systems (Linux and Windows). Need strong hands on VMWare experience along with extensive Linux/Windows OS Experience. Automation background and Programming languages is a Big Plus.
+ Responsible for making improvements to the existing systems to operate them in an optimized manner and or to improve the reliability and availability.
+ Additionally, responsible for participating in Disaster Recovery exercises on a regular basis.
+ Accountable for technology roadmaps related to virtualization technologies, APIs, automation and cloud adoption
+ Work with Hyper Converged Infrastructure technology platforms like Nutanix, Dell VXRail, Dell VRTX, Dell Flex OS to create the strategy/direction for enterprise infrastructure.
+ Troubleshoot performance issues related to virtualized workloads.
+ Facilitate moving of workloads to/from on-prem cloud to off-prem cloud.
+ Participate in calls with other members to address and troubleshoot application and or infrastructure related issues.
+ Minimum of 15 years of Operating Systems and or Hypervisor administration, architecture experience required.
+ Need strong hands on VMWare experience along with extensive Linux/Windows OS Experience.
Linux OS experience.
Window OS experience.
Capacity planning, performance optimization experience.
Experience with supporting mission critical infrastructure operations.
Storage management experience.
Experience with Installation, Racking & Stacking of Hardware.
+ Automation background and Programming languages is a Big Plus.
+ The ability to partner effectively across IT teams, suppliers and business customers on cross-functional projects and process improvements.
+ The ability to translate business issues / requirements and objectives into technical solutions.
+ Strong knowledge of IT business processes and practices.
+ Skilled in partnering with internal customers at all levels to define problems, identify solutions, and facilitate change.
+ Skilled or proven ability to analyze complex problems and break them down into logical, actionable parts.
+ Strong interpersonal skills – effective listening and teaming.
+ Self-motivated, demonstrated bias for action.
+ The ability to be a change agent and promotes positive change in the organization.
+ Excellent oral, written and collaborative communication skills, including executive level communications.
A bachelor’s Degree in information technology, Computer Science, Engineering or Business-Related Discipline is preferred.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.