Infrastructure Design Engineer
Location: San Francisco
Posted on: May 6, 2021
Healthcare services client needs a Design Engineer in
their El Dorado Hills office. This is a 12+ month contract to join
their Infrastructure Services team.
Infrastructure tech: Linux, Oracle VMware vSphere,
Design Engineer will assist the Senior Design Engineers to provide
oversight and technical leadership in implementing integrated
infrastructure solutions. Design Engineers influence the creation
of business solutions through the alignment of infrastructure
roadmaps and standards/patterns with the application roadmaps. The
Design engineer will work closely with Senior Design Engineers,
application teams and business owners to create an environment for
the deployment of test, QA, Performance test, Staging and
production environments. The Design Engineer is accountable for the
project-level infrastructure design and deployment plans, including
but not limited to operating system, integration, and data
***MUST BE ELIGIBLE TO WORK on W2 without sponsorship***
¿ Collaborate with the senior Design Engineers, business partners,
and platform architects to translate business strategy and
requirements into system requirements and technical solutions
¿ Develop technical diagrams and plans and build specification
documents for IT infrastructure build teams
¿ Promote and enable re-use of services, repeatable architecture
patterns, master data, and existing integration patterns.
¿ Significant contributor to the definition and implementation of
the Enterprise Architecture/Engineering standards and policies.
¿ Define a solutions strategy and solution design that supports the
short, medium and long-term infrastructure and business objectives
across more than one domain line.
¿ Develop customized solutions that address specific needs, and
successful management and/or delivery of engagements.
¿ Facilitate decision making, keeping the client’s best interests
in mind (addressing vendor biases and striving for cost-effective
solution for the client).
¿ Works with peers outside immediate organization to define and
characterize complex technology or process problems and/or develops
new solutions, yet works independently to drive technical problems
to a solution.
¿ Develops reusable solutions and workarounds that are innovative
and demonstrate a deep technical knowledge of the affected
products, processes, and the customer environment.
¿ Provide though leadership regarding architectural/engineering
needs such as framework and tools selection.
¿ Participate in proof-of-concept and prototyping efforts with
other project teams in both a design and engineering capacity.
Collects, analyzes, and documents results; produces summaries
¿ Analyze infrastructure systems performance, collect information,
and prepare summary reports
¿ Must be able to clearly articulate solution alternatives and
trade-offs, and develop sound recommendation for end-to-end
infrastructure technology solutions.
Knowledge and Skills Required:
• 10+ year experience in core technologies including RedHat
Enterprise Linux, Oracle Linux, Solaris, Windows server, VMware
• Solid experience with 3 more of the following: IBM WebSphere
Application Server, Enterprise Service Bus, MQ, and DataPower, EDI,
SalesForce, Informatica, and batch processing in the Healthcare
• Experience with DB2, Oracle, and SQL database technologies
• Extensive experience with designing, implementing, deploying and
supporting enterprise-level solutions.
¿ Strong ability to analyze, consolidate and communicate complex
technical topics to all levels of staff (including but not limited
to IT executives, business/technical managers, developers and
system administrators) in verbal and written form
¿ Demonstrated experience in designing complex business critical
¿ Excellent communicator with experience delivering highly complex
¿ Strong ability to build partnerships and influence others that
are not in the direct sphere of control. With the ability to earn
the respect of technical personnel across application and
Behavioral and interpersonal:
¿ Maintains effectiveness in varying environments and with
different tasks, responsibilities, and people.
¿ Excellent communications skills, both verbally and in writing.
Opinions are well structured and well justified.
¿ Uses tact and sensitive to treating others with respect.
¿ Actively listens, hears and understands what is said as well as
not said, and comprehends the meaning and intent.
¿ Deals effectively and professionally with pressure (real or
perceived) and capably performs and meets requirements while
managing and prioritizing work in stressful situations. Poise and
resiliency are key.
¿ Works effectively with teams or work groups outside his/her
formal line of authority to accomplish technical, functional, or
¿ Ability to make intelligent decisions, even with incomplete
¿ Ability to understand the business context of customers’
¿ Solid problem solving skills
“Must Have” Attributes:
¿ Self-starter / self-motivated individual who requires minimal
oversight to be productive. Demonstrates ability to proactively
look for answers without being told how to handle a challenge
¿ An individual who thrives in a demanding environment that imposes
new challenges frequently
¿ An analytical, data-driven approach to problem solving and
¿ Excellent communication skills, including poise in pressure
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