IT Infrastructure Engineer

in Remote Location

IT Infrastructure Engineer Job

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    Remote Location

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    Information Technology

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    Full time

As a senior Infrastructure Engineer you will be working in a challenging environment, supporting the business in day-to-day operations, as well as facilitating business changes.
The primary responsibility of this position is to develop, maintain, continuously improve, and support both internal and client-facing IT infrastructure, including servers, storage, networks, and AWS environment.

  • Provide the technological foundation for the organization’s day-to-day operations
  • Minimizing IT outages requires constant upkeep of the network infrastructure. 
  • Handle updates, upgrades, and other maintenance tasks in both hardware and software areas
  • Look for ways to make the network and infrastructure more efficient, cost-effective, and secure
  • Partnering with core infrastructure team to bring best practices into the platform 
  • Managing infrastructure within Amazon Web Services (AWS) including EC2 and RDS
  • Creating user and IAM accounts to ensure system security by careful allocation of least privilege permissions
  • Creating a backup and recovery strategy for databases, and regularly testing the backups to ensure usability
  • Monitoring database systems and related applications.
  • Creating reports by querying from database (as per need) 
  • Monitoring and optimizing the database’s performance using either manual or automated tools 
  • Establish a microservices plan with regard to data services
  • Set up integration environments, and provision databases for new projects.
  • Continuously monitor and optimize performance
  • Plan for downtime and high availability using multiple data center disaster recovery capabilities.
  • Manage/support SSRS in a multi-tier architecture.
  • Triaging and resolving production issues as per SLA’s
  • Planning for and allocating the database system’s physical requirements, such as memory, disk space, network requirements, etc.
  • Partnering with product teams to build new CI/CD tools techniques to automate build/deploy pipeline

    Technical Skills:

  • Demonstrates general understanding of hardware/software platforms including but not limited to operating systems, databases, application servers, web servers and integration technologies. 
Demonstrates problem solving ability that allows for effective and timely resolution of system issues including but not limited to production outagesKnowledgeable of microservice patterns, 12 factor applications, and Platform as a Service offeringsExperience with monitoring tools such as ELK, New Relic, and MatomoSecurity focused (Authentication and Authorization services experience)Proficient with database queries and designProficient in Scripting Languages like Microsoft PowerShell, python, and Unix Shell ScriptingProficient with database platforms like MS SQL Server and PostgreSQLExperience with Apache Kafka and Qlik Attunity ReplicateExperience and proficiency with declarative infrastructure as code tooling like terraform and AWS Cloud Formation Templates Experience with configuration management tools such as Chef, Ansible…Knowledge of IAM Solutions (Keycloak)Knowledge of ingress and egress network patterns including firewalls, load balancers, reverse proxies, and AWS Load Balancer offeringsExperience working with AWS service offerings like: API Gateways, Lambda, SNS, SQS, S3, EC2, and RDSCI/CD – Jenkins, Concourse, Nexus, GitHub/GitExperience with containers and DockerComfortable working with open-source technologies 

Non – Technical Skills

Ability to work with peer groups, customers and suppliers to understand needs and requirements Good verbal and written communications Team Player – Ability to work well with team members to achieve the desired results and outcomes Driven and self-motivated to learn new technologies and achieve objectives Ability to work independently and multitaskGood organization skills Committed to meet internal and external customer expectations 


Bachelor’s Degree in Computer science or equivalent work experience Minimum 5+ years of Infrastructure engineer experience in delivering Infrastructure needs in an agile software development methodology 

Cardinal Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, pregnancy, veteran status, marital status, creed, status with regard to public assistance, genetic status or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.


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