Infrastructure Architect

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 06/22/18
Chicago, IL
Professional, Scientific & Technical Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 06/22/18

Infrastructure Architect

“The limit of our growth is going to be our imagination and product ideas – not technology.”      – Mohit Kapoor, CTO

What we will bring:

• A work environment that encourages collaboration and innovation. We consistently explore new technologies and tools to be agile.

• Flexible time off, workplace flexibility, an environment that welcomes continued professional growth through support of tuition reimbursement, conferences and seminars.

• Our culture encourages our people to hone current skills and build new capabilities, while discovering their genius.

• Opportunity to influence TransUnion’s IT strategy and be a part of a growing team.

Requirement What We’d Love to See:

The role will provide solution architecture, cross-domain technical leadership and problem solving for a variety of infrastructure domains, projects, and capabilities.

• Expert-level experience with network infrastructure technologies including but not limited to data center routing/switching, enterprise networking (campus LAN/WAN), application delivery controllers, enterprise wireless LAN, DNS, DHCP, firewall (L3-L7), network packet brokers, IPS/IDS, and web application firewalls.

• Ability to develop an Architectural vision, drive organizational change, balance business requirements with IT initiatives, provide technical leadership ,manage execution and delivery of large projects and programs.

• Thorough understanding of architecture patterns, frameworks and applying them in building IT strategies.

• Previous experience as a senior-level infrastructure/dev-ops engineer with a focus on networking with architect being a plus.

• BS or MS in Computer Science or equivalent experience in a strong technical IT environment.

Preferred requirement What We’d Like to See:

• Experience with and/or professional level certifications with solutions from Cisco Systems (Network, Datacenter, Security), F5 Networks, InfoBlox, HPE Aruba, Imperva, Amazon AWS, or Microsoft Azure preferred.

• Deep understanding of large scale distributed systems principles, evolving trends E.g.: Software defined datacenters, containers, and cloud native patterns.

• Open to hands on participation to produce prototypes, proof of concept and other R&D artifacts.

• Ability to build value propositions/business cases and communicating with senior executives (VP, SVP).

• Demonstrated ability to engage with vendors, resellers and technical account managers.

• Knowledge base spans all aspects of software architecture, hardware architecture and operations architecture.

Impact you will make:

• Develop understanding of core systems and current state architectures across multiple TransUnion verticals

• Create technical solution blueprints in collaboration with peer architects and engineers.

• Build and maintain domain capability roadmaps to help TransUnion invest in strategic technology areas.

• Facilitate domain focused architecture committees and working groups.

• Advance key Enterprise Architecture initiatives like innovation groups, technology R&D forums, etc.

• Occasional travel may be required. Up to 10%

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