FASTTEK GLOBALpowered by Fast Switch - Great Lakes
(734) 744-9373
Lansing, Michigan
Infrastructure Solutions Architect 3 #956898
Short Job Description:
  • Performs duties of unusual significance or importance to the department.
  • Makes recommendations in areas of expertise. Develops program goals and plans for implementation.
  • Develops alternative strategies for programs based on analysis and research in an assigned specialty area. Serves as a technical advisor and liaison with industry, community groups, and/or governmental agencies.
  • Oversees projects of significance to the department’s operations.
  • Prepares special studies and reports.
  • Knowledge of system development methods used for the development of new systems and enhancements to existing information systems.
  • Knowledge of advanced concepts and basic operating principles of data communications and information systems hardware and software.
  • Knowledge of advanced principles, theories, techniques, and methods of information system analysis and programming.
  • Knowledge of data processing and data communications concepts and services.
  • Knowledge of contemporary and generative programming languages and techniques. Knowledge of data communication and transaction-based processing.
  • Knowledge of the operational and technical problems involved in the administration of a specialized program.
  • Knowledge of the assigned program specialty.
  • Ability to adapt, integrate, and modify existing programs or vendor-supplied packaged programs for use with existing information systems.
  • Ability to use programming procedures and techniques in the implementation of computer programs.
Long Job Description:
  • Must be proficient at the techniques that go into the formulation of architectures, including requirements discovery and analysis, application of abstraction, formulation of solution context, solution alternatives identification and assessment, technology selection, and architectural configuration.
  • Extensive understanding and experience in technology areas for Mainframe and Distributed platforms, networking, databases, High Availability/Disaster Recovery, and IT security.
  • Ability to work closely with client/application architects, senior managers, and project managers to design and assist with the implementation of the solutions infrastructure related components.
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and complete assigned project responsibilities under limited supervision.
  • Experience and skills in prevailing industry architecture and engineering methodologies such as ITIL.
  • Knowledge of and experience with a broad range of application servers, web servers, messaging servers, database servers, and related technologies.
  • Able to analyze business requirements and define solutions to address complex business needs.
  • Experience in web infrastructure design and operations including IP, HTTP, HTTPS, FTP, load balancing, clustering, failover, monitoring, diagnostics, performance tuning, etc.
  • Possess a high aptitude for problem-solving and troubleshooting.
Additional Skills Required:
  • 3-5 Years Infrastructure Solutions Experience.
  • Experience with IBM Products.
  • Knowledge of Dynatrace monitoring, JAVA development.
  • Knowledge of migrating applications to cloud – Google Cloud Platform.
  • Experience with Google Analytics Desired.
  • Experience with Onboarding of systems by configuring OAuth /OIDC / SAML integration patterns.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.
Additional Info:
At FastTek Global, Our Purpose is Our People and Our Planet. We come to work each day and are reminded we are helping people find their success stories. Also, Doing the right thing is our mantra.  We act responsibly, give back to the communities we serve and have a little fun along the way.
We have been doing this with pride, dedication and plain, old-fashioned hard work for 24 years!
FastTek Global is a financially strong, privately held company that is 100% consultant and client focused.
We've differentiated ourselves by being fast, flexible, creative and honest. Throw out everything you've heard, seen, or felt about every other IT Consulting company. We do unique things and we do them for Fortune 10, Fortune 500, and technology start-up companies.
Our benefits are second to none and thanks to our flexible benefit options you can choose the benefits you need or want, options include:
  • Medical and Dental (FastTek pays majority of the medical program)
  • Vision
  • Personal Time Off (PTO) Program
  • Long Term Disability (100% paid)
  • Life Insurance (100% paid)
  • 401(k) with immediate vesting and 3% (of salary) dollar-for-dollar match
Plus, we have a lucrative employee referral program and an employee recognition culture.
FastTek Global was named one of the Top Work Places in Michigan by the Detroit Free Press in 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021, and 2022!
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