Humana Lead, Infrastructure Architect in Honolulu, Hawaii
The Lead Infrastructure Architect QA designs and develops IT infrastructure architecture solutions to business problems in alignment with the enterprise architecture direction and standards. The Infrastructure Architect work assignments involve setting up the standards for the QA infrastructure testing lab, maintaining the lab environment, setup a standard intake process for the development teams using the lab service, review dependencies (upstream/downstream), process the request, and automate the tasks. Liaison and partner with enterprise application QA teams and SRE teams to establish Infrastructure QA standards and processes.
The role will be responsible for overall infrastructure labs quality assurance and engineering practices for medium to large Infrastructure programs (WWT LAB, Tech Lab and EUC lab). The candidate is expected to drive standards and practices in a complex technology and infrastructure landscape. The role is strategic in nature but requires good understanding of tactical and operational aspects of quality for Infrastructure delivery. Team management mentoring and development skills are essential.
Infrastructure architecture experience developing and maintaining test lab environments
Experience working in a CoE (responsible for establishing, standards, intake, best practices, governance, automation)
Vendor evaluation and relationship management
Experience working with budget (allocation, spend, optimization) and managing a team.
4 or more years of program leadership experience
Experience integrating new technologies with existing technologies.
Understand the larger business problem and the infrastructure solution
Build collaborative relationships and partnerships with stakeholders
Build long term quality strategy including infrastructure as software.
Assess maturity and build improvement roadmap
Drive quality initiatives for improving quality maturity for infrastructure group
Review, assess/develop and implement best practices aimed at improving quality
Be proficient with infrastructure specific QA activities, scope, types and levels of testing
Be able to identify program quality activity scope; and build and execute test plan independently as well as with a team
Have a good understanding of infrastructure as a service model
Have a good understanding of cloud concepts and how quality initiatives are different in a cloud environment
Possess knowledge and experience in various infrastructure tools and technologies including but not limited to:
Automation Tools - Anisbile, Ansible Tower, Terraform
Monitoring tools - Systrack, dynatrace, Splunk and thousand eyes, orion, stealth watch, Solarwinds or nornir
Infra Simulating tools - GNS3, IXIA, Shenick Diversified, iPerf, netPerf
Experience in managing and overseeing various aspects of infrastructure including, network, end user computing, storage, Databases, end user experience and cloud
Have experience in one or more of the following testing tools: JIRA, ALM, ADO, qTest
Have experience in delivering large infrastructure projects using Agile Scrum methodology
Understand the role of test automation in infrastructure testing and be able to quickly implement automation
Have solid understanding of metrics to implement and leverage metrics
Excellent communication, listening, organization skills. Experience in delivering strategic programs
Experience implementing technologies with enterprise-wide impact
Must be passionate about contributing to an organization focused on continuously improving consumer experiences.
Master's degree with 8+ years of relevant experience OR
Bachelor's degree with 10+ years of relevant experience'
Network Engineering related and/or
PMP, SAFe, Agile.
Scheduled Weekly Hours
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