Job Description :
Vmware Infrastructure project Technical Lead //15+ years experience
5 Months
Desmoines, IA
Web Cam Interview Only

Short Description:
This position is a project oriented position for the DHS ELIAS project.

Complete Description:
This position is a project-oriented position for the DHS ELIAS project.

Background
This is an Infrastructure technical lead position that will start by learning the environment from State, Contract, and Accenture System Integration staff, working with the Division of Information Technology to develop a plan to achieve the key activities mentioned below and implement those plans. As a leader, this individual will need to build relationships with relevant partners and strive to meet this position''s critical activities with the eventual goal of leading other infrastructure technology staff on the project. The individual will need to dive in figure out solutions to barriers when they arise.
Key Activities
Review, maintain, and approve the technical infrastructure roadmap for the project.
Prepare and implement lift and shift approach for applications to get migrated to what was formerly known as Cloud Foundry for in-house VX rack virtual environment for Dev/Test, Production, and Disaster Recovery setup.
Prepare and implement a lift and shift approach for the data center migration to a commercial datacenter.
Monitor and Keep the Hardware stack and its licensing up to date.
Monitor and Keep the Software stack and its licensing up to date.
Review and improve the DevOps practices and maturity of the project
Improve DevOps Automation and testing automation.
Backup the primary technical lead on the project
Reviewing and approving interface agreement documents and Design documents
Reviewing technical and non-functional user stories
Attending and approving non-functional and Technical user story demos
Partner interface management and facilitation
Review and approve release stream management procedures and requirements
Federal Partner interface documentation review and design
Develop a complete understanding of the process guidelines, offer suggestions for improvements, and continuously monitor to ensure they are getting followed
Participate in weekly project meetings including but not limited to Backlog Health, Risk and Issues, Release meetings, ORA, SOS, etc.
Contribute appropriate oversight and follow up as needed on the information getting presented.
Investigate issues identified by the team leads for discussion and resolution and escalate to the Project Business Lead if needed.
Ensure SI Contractor delivers on time with high quality and support the efforts of the State teams
Participate in Program Increment Planning weeks that get modeled off the Safe Agile Framework


REQUIREMENTS
Expertise in infrastructure architecture disciplines – 15 years REQUIRED
Experience in VMware – 10 years REQUIRED
Experience in Virtualization automation experience using vRealize – 5 years REQUIRED
Experience using Oracle Virtual Machines (OVM stack) – 10 years REQUIRED
Experience managing technical infrastructure and DevOps resources and team. – 10 years REQUIRED
Experience with hardware virtualizations – 10 years REQUIRED
Experience with DevOps pipelines regarding a Linux based Java/Oracle stack. – 10 years REQUIRED
Experience working in Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment (CI/CD) environments. – 10 years REQUIRED
Experience with working and leading large collaborative teams on infrastructure change projects. – 10 years REQUIRED
Experience with managing hardware and software licensing and upgrade paths. – 10 years REQUIRED
Experience in working on Agile team - – 8 years REQUIRED
Experience in Project management - – 10 years REQUIRED
Excellent interpersonal skills and communication skills – REQUIRED

HIGHLY DESIRED (Will set candidates apart from others
Expertise in application and data architecture disciplines
Experience with programming languages and platforms based on a Linux based Java and Oracle stack
Experience in legacy mainframe and distributed side platforms, including .net and SQL server technologies
Experience in containerizing applications using Kubernetes
Experience with hardware virtualization automation using tools like Pivotal Cloud Foundry (PCF
Experience with Datacenter moves and Cloud implementations
Experience leading Web-based testing projects
Experience in Medicaid/Human Services/Healthcare IT Industry
Knowledge of HIPAA rules, CMS guidelines, and current MITA standards
Experience with MEET and MELC requirements
Knowledge of MARS-e testing requirements
Possess excellent written and oral communication and presentation skills
Experience in Oracle Security Stack with (OAM, OIM, OID)
Experience with SAFe, Agile methodologies.

Skill

Expertise in infrastructure architecture disciplines Required 15 Years
Experience in VMware Required 10 Years
Experience in Virtualization automation experience using vRealize Required 5 Years
Experience using Oracle Virtual Machines(OVM stack) Required 10 Years
Experience managing technical infrastructure and Devops resources and team. Required 10 Years
Experience with hardware virtualizations Required 10 Years
Experience with devops pipelines with regard to a linux based Java/Oracle stack. Required 10 Years
Experience working in Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment (CI/CD) environments Required 10 Years
Experience with working and leading large collaborative teams on infrastructure change projects. Required 10 Years
Experience with managing hardware and Software licensing and upgrade paths. Required 10 Years
Experience in working on Agile team Required 8 Years
Experience in Project management Required 10 Years
Excellent interpersonal skills and communication skills Required 10 Years
Expertise in application and data architecture disciplines Highly desired
Experience with programming languages and platforms based on a Linux based Java and Oracle stack Highly desired
Experience in legacy mainframe and distributed side platforms including .net and sql server technologies Highly desired
Experience in containerizing applications using Kubernetes Highly desired
Experience with hardware virtualization automation using tools like Pivotal Cloud Foundry (PCF Highly desired
Experience with Datacenter moves and Cloud implementations Highly desired
Experience leading Web based testing projects Highly desired
Experience in Medicaid/Human Services/Healthcare IT Industry Highly desired
Knowledge of HIPAA rules, CMS guidelines and current MITA standards Highly desired
Experience with MEET and MELC requirements Highly desired
Knowledge of MARS-e testing requirements Highly desired
Possess excellent written and oral communication and presentation skills Highly desired
Experience in Oracle Security Stack with (OAM, OIM, OID) Highly desired
Experience with SAFe Agile methodologies. Highly desired