Senior Infrastructure Specialist
With Dahl Consulting in Minneapolis MN USMore jobs from Dahl Consulting
Posted on January 01, 2019
About this job
Job type: Full-time
As a Senior Infrastructure Engineer your mission will be to drive greater levels of flexibility, scalability, security, and efficiency into our IT infrastructure, and in doing so enable your team to become trusted partners who enable technology that helps the client thrive. Your position will drive changes to culture and technology, and championing the adoption of modern software-based approaches to infrastructure through engagements that will challenge your skill and tap into your experiences. This includes demonstrating alternatives and a path away from traditional infrastructure architectures, management, and operations, towards an agile delivery model, leveraging infrastructure open-source automation platforms and infrastructure-as-code solutions.
Dahl Consulting is currently partnering with a leading supplier in the agriculture industry in Hopkins, MN. We work one-on-one with great candidates to help connect them with local employment opportunities.
Main Job Responsibilities:
25% Thought & Technical Leadership
Lead the creation and execution of strategies and patterns using software-based approaches to network design and management
Build and implement network solutions
Collaborate with internal teams and external service providers to set and influence technical decisions and policy
Lead the assessment and adoption of new technologies and methods within the team
Lead externally by contributing to the open source community in meaningful and visible ways.
25%: Coach, Mentor, and Change Agent
Inspire, coach and mentor network and infrastructure teams on usage and adoption of software based approaches to network/infrastructure as code and automation best-practices
Demonstrate your work to the broader community through Public Demos and in small group or individual coaching sessions
Build and maintain collaborative working relationships with the broader IT engineering community
50%: Infrastructure Engineering and Automation
Lead the creation of performant and reliable network services and features by employing modern software engineering practices and principles
Write, review and deploy open source code solutions to automate existing network provisioning, management, and operations in a complex global environment.
Build high quality new solutions with zero-touch deployment, self-healing features, leveraging techniques like test driven development.
Operate and build with the a secure by default mindset
Model a fail fast, iterative style of working
Deep experience architecting, engineering, and automating global data networks of significant size and complexity
Deep experience with enterprise network technologies: Routing, switching, firewall, load-balancing
Deep experience with infrastructure automation, infrastructure as code, automated application deployment, monitoring/telemetry, logging, reporting/dashboarding
Experience with continuous integration and deployment technologies such as: Jenkins CI, Drone, Github, and Artifactory
Experience with container technologies: Docker, Kubernetes
Experience with test-driven development frameworks for application and infrastructure code
Ability to use code to self-document requirements of the stack
Ability to create clear and detailed technical diagrams and documentation
Experience with cloud-based 'infrastructure as a service platforms': AWS, Google Compute Engine, Azure, or OpenStack
Experience with configuration management and automation tools such as: Chef, Puppet, Salt, Ansible, and Terraform
Experience with development using GitHub & VSTS
Experience with Linux and/or Windows systems administration
Experience with measurement & telemetry for infra, application, logging, APM, and UX
Experience with the Agile mindset
Experience working across multiple time zones with multiple cultures
Submit yourself as a candidate by completing our online, mobile-friendly application. For questions or further information about the position, please call or email Susanne Waterman @ 651-256-7442 or firstname.lastname@example.org.