Principal Infrastructure Engineer ( 1839950 )

Location: Sunnyvale, CA, United States
Date Posted: 03-30-2013
Hi ,
My name is Mona and I am looking for a Principal Infrastructure Engineer  to work for an on-site direct client contract assignment in Sunnyvale, CA
Title: Principal Infrastructure Engineer
Location: Sunnyvale, CA
Type: Contract 12+ months
Rate: DOE
I've included the job details below and wondering if there would be an interest from your end in this opening.
If you are available and interested and a good fit for the position, then please email me an updated copy of your resume along with the required details at
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Job Description:
BS or equivalent degree
10+ years of experience in 24x7 operational environment supporting network infrastructure for production
10+ years experience network for applications & services with 99.9% availability
10+ years of experience with network platform like Cisco, Juniper & Foundry
5+ years of experience with load balancing platform like Citrix/Netscalar & F5 is required
5+ years of experience with security platform like Check Point, Juniper & Cisco. Experience with Palo Alto Networks firewalls is preferred.
In depth under understanding of TCP/IP networking & experience in setting high availability networks
In depth knowledge of BGP, GLSB, OSPF and LAN/WAN technologies.
Experience with IDS/IPS technologies including SEIM is required.
Must have experience & willingness to carry on-call pager & respond to P1/P2 incidents around the clock.
Junior level of experience with Windows technologies like Windows 2003, Windows 2008 IIS, Active Directory
Junior of experience with Linux platforms like RedHat or CentOS
Experience with tools like Nagios, What's up Gold, Remedy, Service-Now or similar
Experience in J2EE (Apache Tomcat, WebSphere, WebLogic) is a plus
Experience in supporting Security products & technologies like PKI, two-factor-auth is a plus
This position is responsible for managing SaaS Application running in parallel up to 4 highly available and across geographically different datacenters. Ensure availability, scalability and uptime requirements of Applications are clearly understood and addressed. Preserve the integrity and design of application and product to support mission-critical service offered to customers necessary for business operations. Under minimal supervision, produce deliverables in alignment with overall Transformation program demonstrating mastery skills in area of sub specialization.
Role & Responsibilities:
* Provide service to SaaS Services by providing proactive knowledge and acting as an escalation point for Network Operations, Service Support, and Service Delivery. Resolve issues & incidents within SLA.
* Proactively work with vendors & providers on issues identified in products and chase issues until successful resolution.
* Independently implement approved medium and large scale projects that align towards service and departmental goals.
* Lead, coordinate, and manage all aspects of application design and implementation.
* Oversee the direction, development, and implementation of service/application software solutions
* Participate in design of new application, and strategies.
* Manage design sessions within areas of specialization.
* Manage delivery of solution within area of specialization, or independently design and implement complex solutions.
* Manage solution offerings to solve complex integrated business problems.
* Manage relationships with counterparts including functional owners or work streams
* Manage the timely resolution of issues within work stream.
* Own technology solution within respective area of sub expertise including overall design, key decisions, and relations with business owners.
* Liaise with company's database, Network/Systems & NOC teams for prompt rectification of any problems or emergencies.
* Provide direction for the Applications Operations team in support of application support.
* Coordinate and conduct training sessions for junior system administrator staff.
* Coordinate feasibility studies for application products under consideration for purchase, and give advice based on findings.
* Provide guidance and support to the enterprise; act as single point of contact Applications Operations related issues.
* Coordinate with network engineering to ensure availability, reliability, and scalability of applications to meet business demands.
* Recommend and execute modifications to application infrastructure in order to improve efficiency, reliability, and performance.
* Implement automation for Application deployments.
* Implement monitoring for Applications and Services.
* Keep current with related technologies and releases.
* Execute proof of concept tactical plans. Confer with end-users, clients, or business owners to define business requirements for complex service development.
* Develop and execute test plans to check infrastructure and systems technical performance in relates to applications. Report on findings and make recommendations for improvement.
* Oversee new and existing applications, and software upgrades.
* Carry off-hours escalation as part of a pager-rotation shift or an emergency with 10minutes of Response Time.
* Ensure completeness and quality of all deliverables
* Manage the timely resolution of issues within work stream
* Ensure adherence to corporate policies and standards to meet compliances, availability and disaster recovery, acting as an escalation point for project team members to provide issue resolution.
* Manage relationships with counterparts including functional owners or work streams
* Own technology solution within respective area of sub expertise including overall design, key decisions, and relations with business owners.
Thanks and Best Regards 
Phone: 1 - (415)-738-2541(Direct) 
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