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Staff Infrastructure Architect

  • GE Digital
  • Experienced
  • Posted 1/31/2017 3:57:10 PM
  • 2819512
  • Job Function: Digital Technology
  • Business Segment: Digital Information Technology & Digital Thread
Location(s): United States ; Michigan; Van Buren Township


About Us:
GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Role Summary:
This position is responsible for leading key strategic initiatives within the Database Services Team for CoreTech, and to provide IT and Engineered system solution to all application development and support groups within GE. Partner with Application teams in the design, development, and implementation of IT solutions. Represent CIS in cross-business councils and with key vendors.



Essential Responsibilities:

  • Provide organizational leadership in the planning, evaluation, design, development, implementation, and operation of IT solutions
  • Work with application teams and business leaders to formulate project plans and strategy
  • Provide technical leadership and support for all planned and unplanned events
  • Work effectively across various support teams and with senior management
  • Participate in the technical mentoring, training and education of team members
  • Ensure our GDC vendors provide appropriate level of service.
  • Research Engineered system technology, determine business requirements, propose changes, and develop migration and implementation plans
  • Provide evaluation, architecture, and integration skills to implement and support 3rd Party products within the Oracle framework
  • Architect HA/DR solutions to ensure application availability
  • Contribute to overall capacity planning and configuration management of the supporting infrastructure
  • Work with the GE Security Team to promptly address any security issues
  • Identify and lead automation of repetitive processes to minimize errors and maximize service delivery
  • Apply FastWorks methodology to all aspects of the applications



    Qualifications/Requirements:

    Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree, preferably in Information Systems, Computer Science or Engineering
  • Minimum 2 years of experience with server technology, architecture and systems engineering methodology either academically or professionally

    Eligibility Requirements

  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job
  • Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen
  • Must be willing to work out of an office located in Van Buren Township, MI

    Desired Characteristics:
  • Minimum 3 years in Engineered system operational support including EXADATA, EXALOGIC
  • Minimum 3 years experience with Linux and or Solaris operating systems
  • Minimum 3 years experience of authoring and maintaining UNIX shell scripts
  • Minimum 3 years with problem analysis/resolution for O/S, database, and middle tier technologies
  • Minimum 3 years experience supporting high availability and disaster recovery solutions
  • Minimum 3 years of experience managing ASM storage
  • Minimum 1 years of project management experience
  • Experience with EMC SRDF and BCV technologiesKnowledge of Database Technologies
  • Experience in Oracle 12C
  • Experience with NetApp storage and associated technologies
  • Knowledge of Data Warehousing concepts.
  • Data Modeling and ERD design experience
  • Strong track record of understanding and learning about current and emerging technologies demonstrated through training, job experience and/or industry activities.
  • Proven ability to recognize and execute process improvements.
  • Strong skills in new product evaluation, architecture, implementation, and integration with Oracle databases and Oracle Applications.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication, cross-team training, and documentation skills.
  • Willingness to support 24/7/365 applications including on call rotations.
  • Strong team player – collaborates well with others to solve problems and actively incorporates input from various sources.
  • Change oriented – actively generates process improvements; supports and drives change, and confronts difficult circumstances in creative ways.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills, communicates in a clear and succinct manner and effectively evaluates information/data to make decisions; anticipates obstacles and develops plans to resolve

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    Locations: United States ; Michigan; Van Buren Township

    GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation.  GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

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