Lead Infrastructure Engineer
Job Description

Lead Infrastructure Engineer

On behalf of our client in the Banking Sector, PROCOM is looking for a Lead Infrastructure Engineer for a contract role in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Lead Infrastructure Engineer – Job Description

  • The Platform Engineer I is part of the Infrastructure and Platform Design team within Enterprise Information Management.
  • This role is responsible for designing, building and testing an automated and resilient Big Data infrastructure and platform for the Information Excellence program.
  • This position must work proactively and effectively within EIM, ITS and other technology and business partners to provide technical direction, support, expertise and best practices in the systems and infrastructure that encompass the Information Excellence platform.
  • Provide technical design guidance and oversight to the EIM Infrastructure & Platform Design team.
  • Provide guidance to all delivery teams, ensuring all physical designs meet the IPD team's strict fault-tolerant, scalable guidelines.
  • Leads or actively participates in POC/Design sessions & provides detailed template guidelines for junior engineers to follow.
  • Contributes to the development of the Hadoop platform's technical design and capability roadmap, including clearly documenting the various interdependencies to ensure all platform users can design and implement components/processes and capabilities in a seamless and expedient manner
  • Responsible for analyzing business requirements and recommending optimal solutions within technology architecture.
  • Develop and document system and infrastructure configurations utilizing the SDLC methodology.
  • Participate in the preparation of system implementation plans and support procedures.
  • Provide ongoing system automation management support to Information Excellence teams and related business partners.
  • Performs regular and frequent Infrastructure risk assessment and proactively addresses risks.
  • Accountability for platform performance and recommendations for platform performance tuning to meet the various delivery teams' non-functional requirements

Lead Infrastructure Engineer – Mandatory Skills

  • A minimum of 6 years of experience in system administration, information management, system automation and testing. (Primarily Linux environment)
  • A minimum of 1 years of large environment Hadoop administration experience is paramount. (not development)
  • A minimum of 3 years of large enterprise infrastructure project delivery.
  • A minimum of 3 years strong proficiency in Linux shell scripting
  • Demonstrated history of being self-motivated, energetic, results-driven, and executing with excellence
  • Effective inter-personal skills working well with a fast-moving team; able to build and maintain strong relationships with business and technology partners

Lead Infrastructure Engineer – Nice to Have Skills

  • Previous Banking or FI experience
  • Salt and Ansible
  • Linux enterprise management tools.
  • Satellite or Ansible Tower.
  • Enterprise server infrastructure including enterprise server management software. (ex: UCS Cisco central and or director)

Lead Infrastructure Engineer - Assignment Start Date

ASAP – 8 months to start

Lead Infrastructure Engineer - Assignment Location

Downtown Toronto

Job Requirements


Company Overview

For 35 years, Procom has been pushing the envelope in North American IT staffing solutions. Driven by a senior management team of seasoned recruitment professionals, we have offices in 14 locations in the US and Canada and service all major IT markets.

When we started out in 1978, tech jobs were just being integrated into the workplace. We have been a part of shaping the landscape of IT in Canada ever since, placing IT consultants in major businesses in all sectors, including banking, telecommunications, and retail.

Through all the peaks and valleys of the IT industry, we have consistently done one thing: helping IT professionals discover the next chapter in their career.

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