SR Architect

Bank of America - Richmond, VA3.8

Full-timeEstimated: $120,000 - $170,000 a year
Job Description:
The Hosting Services organization builds and operates one of the world’s largest enterprise hosting environments.

This role will perform the following responsibilities:
  • Analyze requirements, identify gaps and execute plans for private cloud and virtualization projects.
  • Work closely with subject matter experts, system administrators, and operations leaders to ensure delivery of private cloud and virtualization solutions.
  • Understand and adhere to GIS security requirements
  • Identify trends and areas of opportunity, by turning data into actionable information related to the operational effectiveness of private cloud and virtualization solutions.
  • Exercise judgment within broadly defined practices and policies in selecting methods, techniques, and evaluation criterion for analyzing data.
  • Utilize in-depth technical knowledge and project management experience to design and implement solutions.
Required Skills:
  • 5+ years experience with cloud and virtualization design and solutions
  • Good understanding of virtual automation workflow administration tools such as: vRA/vRO
  • Demonstrated experience with VMWare and/or Azure
  • Hypervisor ESX/ESX, Hyper-V
  • Virtualization vCenter, vRealize Automation vRA
  • Automation & Orch vRA/vRO, Powershell, Vsphere PowerCLI
  • Security Active Directory
  • Networking DNS, DHCP, IPAM, VLAN/VXLAN, Virtual switch/NIC configuration, F5 BigIP, SDN /NSX
  • Database MSSQL
  • API VMWare (Vcenter, VRealize, vRO) AD, WS-SOAP, REST, Data Format (CSV, XML, JSON, YAML)
  • 5+ years of experience in Information Security and/or related technology field
  • Strong problem solving skills, data validation, and testing to identify/resolve errors and exceptions
  • Knowledge of hosting platforms, with emphasis on security and access controls
  • Ability to articulate technical and business issues and solutions effectively to business or technical staff across organizational layers
  • Demonstrate an aptitude for critical thinking in complex situations and an ability to synthesize ambiguous data into concrete insights
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to highlight gaps and promote common understanding between stakeholders, engineering groups and operations
  • Ability to operate independently and self-lead workload and projects
Desired Skills:
  • Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Information Security or related field experience
  • Cloud Platforms: VMWare, Azure private cloud
  • Hypervisor ESX/ESXi, Hyper-V
  • Virtualization Software Defined Network (NSX) Software Defined Storage (VSAN)
  • Automation & Orch Bash, Batch, Python, vRA/vRO
  • Security Syslog/NG, Splunk (VRLI)/Cloudera, Qualys, VMWare VCM security integration, ESM
  • Networking 3DNS, Cisco, Arista, AVI
  • Database Oracle, MySQL, Postgres, MongoDB
  • Excellent organizational skills, able to manage multiple work streams simultaneously and respond to rapidly changing demands
  • Expert written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong knowledge of ITIL (Information Technology Infrastructure Library) best practices
1st shift (United States of America)

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