Lear Corporation EEDS and Interiors

Tracking Code
264726
Job Description


Summary
The Infrastructure Architect is responsible for the development and ongoing technical expertise and architectural solutions in infrastructure, hardware, hosting service and network areas. This role holds significant responsibility for providing robust and scalable technology platforms to ensure the ongoing performance of Lear systems. systems. This role will be focused on settings standard, design and implementation of end point systems including work stations, mobile devices, and associated management tools and infrastructure.

Responsibilities
•Responsible for complete design, systems analysis, and security
•Acts as expert for infrastructure teams in the plan, design, and delivery of IT solutions.
•Advises teams of IT technology standard requirements, methodology and processes.
•Drives short & long term architecture strategy for the overall IT project portfolio
•Participates in proof of concepts to assist in defining technology direction and enabling business strategy.
•Communicates and validates program architecture with infrastructure team, project management team, and other organizational teams.
•Conducts end-to-end technical plan design.
•Develops long-term strategy for historical data retention and archival plan for storage needs.
•Defines data retention, backup, and recovery methods and plans.
•Develops enterprise standards to ensure compatibility and integration of multi-vendor platforms.
•Design and develop infrastructure blueprints for the implementation of new solutions.
•Responsible for impact analysis and design modifications to existing systems to support new solutions.
•Develops specifications for interfaces from existing to new systems.
•Maintain a common documentation library of standardized procedures and configurations
•Provide last level of support for incidents and problems in designated areas of expertise.
•Communicate and collaborate with local IT staff as well as colleagues in other parts of the world for configuration, troubleshooting.
•Implement life-cycle planning for all in-scope infrastructure components
•Ensure regular health checks of all "major" infrastructure components are performed
•Perform vendor identification, engagement, selection, negotiation and relationship management


Qualifications
Required Education
Required at least Bachelor's degree, master is a plus.



Required Experience
•10+ years' experience in a production IT environment managing enterprise IT infrastructure, hardware, hosting service and network areas.
•Ability to write architectural design documents or review design documents provided by others.
•Knowledge and understanding of industry trends and new technologies and ability to apply trends to architectural needs.
•Proven experience and understanding of architecture principles across infrastructure platforms, security, data, integration and applications layers



Required Attributes
•Leadership - Is able to demonstrate strength in leadership and see the big picture. Is able to inspire people to adopt and achieve a vision.
•Solution Oriented - Develops creative, workable solutions to complex issues. Demonstrates agility and resourcefulness in identifying creative and practical solutions.
•Collaborative - Good at collaborating with business specialists, designers and developers around the globe to envision and iterate concepts. You must also appreciate ambiguity and value creative conflict in support of strong design and outcomes.
•Innovative - Good at initiating or taking creative ideas of others to market, and displays good judgment about which creative ideas and suggestions will work.
•Solves Problems - Uses rigorous logic & methods to solve difficult problems with effective solutions
•Communication - Can effectively communicate across all levels of the organization including technical and non-technical people both verbally and in writing. Represents company interests with outside customers and vendors in a succinct and articulate manner.
•Organized - Ability to work on multiple projects at once, prioritizing tasks and deliverables, and managing expectations accordingly.


Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
•Must have a thorough knowledge of the Windows concepts, Domains, Active Directory and its concepts, and the interaction between hardware, operating systems, network, data center, and application software, Linux and Unix is a plus.
•Microsoft Certified System Engineer (MCSE) certifications (or comparable experience) in:
•Windows Desktop Operating Systems
•Office 365
•System Center Configuration Manager
•Strong working knowledge of MDM and Client Management (SCCM) software
•Strong working knowledge of scripting including; VB, PowerShell, and Linux Shell
•Strong working knowledge of... For full info follow application link.

We are an equal opportunity employer with a commitment to diversity. All individuals, are encouraged to apply.

Locations

Oakland

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