Infrastructure Engineer


Strategic Staffing Solutions

Job Title: Infrastructure Engineer

Duration: 3 Month contract; chance to extend/convert to full time.

Location: Riverwoods, IL(ONSITE)

Industry: Financial Industry

Required Qualifications:

  • 1-3+ years’ experience deploying and maintaining complex data center environments (new facility, major facility renovations/expansions)
  • Understanding of indoor/outdoor cable plants, including copper cabling, long range/short range fiber optic cabling
  • Knowledge of information technology infrastructure components (LAN/WAN/SAN, firewalls, Wintel/Lintel/UNIX servers, storage, roll-on equipment, wireless, DAS)
  • Knowledge of EIA/TIA, IEEE, NEC, and ISO standards relating to data centers and structured cabling
  • Strong documentation skills to capture architecture details, procedures, and other relevant data
  • Bachelor’s degree in CS/CIS/Network/Telecommunications or related field or equivalent work experience

Job Responsibilities:

  • Working with the Product Owner, Service Owner and Subject Matter Experts, validates the context of requirements and executes individual user stories relating to onsite data center systems including critical system installs, data room moves, decommissions, reconfigurations, and onsite data center/data room power down events.
  • Independently executes a variety of user stories with different contexts. Actively contributes opinions to design decisions and gains experience in understanding the design trade-offs relating to OSI Model Layer 1 Infrastructure design/implementation/documentation, system automation via CI/CD pipelines and APIs, capacity planning, inventory planning, etc.
  • Demonstrates the ability to identify the basic building blocks and components of data centers and OSI Model Layer 1 Infrastructure. Identifies how data center infrastructure moves/adds/changes to software/hardware functionality will impact on-prem data center infrastructure services or components. Applies knowledge of the various facilities and security components in the data center.
  • Defines and evaluates team documentation for process improvement.
  • Regularly contributes to team agile ceremonies, leads demos and presentations, helps new engineers learn established team norms and participates in technology communities.

Job ID: JOB-234693
Publish Date: 01 Apr 2024

Tagged as: Infrastructure Engineer