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Senior Systems Engineer

Location: Bangalore, Karnataka IN


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Job Number: 27201

Position Title: Senior Systems Engineer

External Description:

Informatica is looking for an exceptional, inventive and savvy IT Hosting Solutions Engineer who thrives on using cutting-edge technologies to deliver business differentiating innovations. This highly professional engineer will work with key business representatives across the company to understand their needs and to swiftly translate these into value-add solutions. This role will drive the technical aspects of the company’s IT hosting services across both public and private cloud environments, constantly looking for ways to not only improve and optimize services but to create state-of-the-art capabilities that will “wow” all of Informatica’s internal customers enabling our continued leadership in the Enterprise Data Management industry. Responsibilities also include the following:

Major Responsibilities

  • Delivering simultaneous automation projects and initiatives through close coordination with business representatives and collaboratively with other IT teams
  • Managing, maintaining, troubleshooting and optimizing our hybrid hosting platform in a global environment while making suggestions and adjustments based on future needs
  • Designing solutions using technology/architecture best practices and industry trends
  • Proactively looking for ways to apply automation innovations to add business value across all Hosting services, for example to optimize cloud usage and help reduce costs
  • Working to build quality solutions using the automation development lifecycle end-to-end
  • Developing, building, configuring, deploying and supporting solutions in an environment using SCM, CI/CD, artifact management, automated testing and monitoring tools
  • Ensuring new solutions and cookbooks meet requirements and conform to best practices
  • Leveraging the right processes and tools to address gaps and build key capabilities
  • Applying DevOps/SRE best practices to deliver highly available & reliable solutions
  • Creating and maintaining programming and scripting standards within IT Hosting globally
  • Investigating new and emerging technologies and industry trends as part of figuring out how best to apply these innovations in a way that demonstrably adds business value
  • Working closely with key vendors to ensure solutions are reliable and of high quality
  • Ensuring through automation solutions and good governance practices that Informatica receives the best value for money when using cloud services
  • Ensuring that architecture designs, standard operating procedures, work instructions and troubleshooting scripts are documented (e.g. Knowledgebase articles) and kept current
  • Collaborating with business and other IT teams to ensure the timely delivery of consistent and predictable solutions to IT’s internal customers
  • Ensuring the consistent delivery of quality solutions while meeting project deadlines
  • Performing technology related project management activities and delivering business solutions on time and on budget as per expected quality levels
  • Continuously reviewing and improving the technology offerings delivered to the business
  • Ensuring your changes are fully tested, peer reviewed, quality assured and approved
  • Following through and closing out on all assigned Jira, incident and change tickets
  • Demonstrating accountability and sees him or herself as responsible for IT meeting customer expectations

Critical Competencies

  • Must be proficient at analyzing requirements, developing, testing and deploying solutions that solve real business problems
  • Must have highly effective oral and written communication skills
  • Must understand how IT supports and enables the business
  • Must have a strong solution oriented, problem solving technology focus
  • Must be tenacious, firm, assertive and demanding of high standards
  • Action and results-oriented and can think out-of-the-box
  • Must be well-organized, good at prioritizing and attentive to detail
  • Strong process and procedural orientation with an attention to quality and continuous improvement
  • Must have excellent interpersonal skills
  • Skilled at working with multi-regional and cross-functional teams
  • Must be self-motivated with the ability to work to strict timescales and at times under stressful conditions
  • Ability to share knowledge and collaborate by developing content and documentation for distribution to other team members and customers

Functional Competencies

  • Must have excellent knowledge & experience of AWS, Azure & GCP cloud services
  • Must have excellent Python programming and PowerShell scripting experience
  • Must have a demonstrated track-record using software configuration management and automation tools such as Ansible, Chef or Puppet
  • Must have strong experience of Cloud Management platforms such as Morpheus, Embotics, vRealize Suite or OpenStack
  • Must have strong experience applying agile development and agile methodologies
  • Must have coding CI/CD and version control experience using tools such as GitLab, Bitbucket, GitHub or Spinnaker
  • Experience using or administering VMWare is a major plus
  • Experience using Jenkins, Jira and Confluence for development activities is a plus
  • Experience working as a project lead or project manager is a plus
  • Experience with Kubernetes and Docker container technologies is a plus
  • Requires a very good understanding of “Quality” as it relates to customer satisfaction
  • Requires excellent knowledge of computer hardware and software in general
  • Has previously worked in large multi-national environments that span the globe


City: Bangalore

State: Karnataka

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Community / Marketing Title: Senior Systems Engineer

Company Profile:

At Informatica, We “DATA”. We Do Good, Act As One Team, Think Customer First, and Aspire For The Future. Informatica enables companies to unleash the power of data to become more agile, realize new growth opportunities, lead to new inventions resulting in intelligent market disruptions.

A career with Informatica gives you all the opportunities and benefits that can only come from working for the trusted industry leader, including amazing, energetic team members; a globally diverse workplace; and a company dedicated to your success, growth, and advancement.

EEO Employer Verbiage:

Navigating COVID-19 and Beyond

  • Since March 2020, our INFA Team have been working remotely to do our part to slow the spread of COVID-19
  • During this time, work-life balance and the well-being of our team has been a priority for us. In lieu of not being in the office, our teams are actively participating online via video chats. You'll find groups connecting for online games, virtual break rooms, online training, yoga, morning coffee, and so much more!
  • We're also offering all teammates the ability to expense home office items (monitor, chair, desk, etc…) to ensure that you're as comfortable as possible

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.

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Travel Requirement: Limited

Location_formattedLocationLong: Bangalore, Karnataka IN

The Hiring Process

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If you're a great fit, one of our Recruiter's will reach out to you to schedule an initial screen via a video call. Use this time to share your experience with the Recruiter, and why you're the best person for the job.

After speaking to the Recruiter, you'll have a chance to meet with the Hiring Manager and team via a video call. Use this step as a chance to learn more about the team, and as a chance to sell yourself and impress the team.

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