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Infrastructure Architects are mainly responsible for installing and administering computer systems. Other duties listed on an Infrastructure Architect resume sample include writing code, delivering infrastructure solutions, ensuring data security, and solving technical issues. Based on our collection of example resumes, the ideal candidate should demonstrate programming expertise, technical skills, analytical thinking, innovation, attention to details, teamwork, and time management. Employers select candidates with an educational background in information technology; a Bachelor's Degree is often required.

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Lead Infrastructure Architect

Designed and managed engineering and IT based projects under Communications Engineering Capital Program Management.

  • Reduced maintenance cycle time by 90% by designing a user-friendly and scalable maintenance application.
  • Created and led the first ever-mentoring forum for NYCT to connect cross-functional departments.
  • Increased the success rate on data backup from 44% to 99.5% through the identification and implementation of multiple critical fixes for the digital recording system.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Electronics Engineering
MS
Electrical Engineering
2

Senior Integration Application Infrastructure Architect

Promoted to oversee architecture enhancements to EAI and B2B infrastructures. Led two separate EAI Broker application upgrades. Defined and executed 'hot' upgrade of application infrastructure. Key contributor to B2B application upgrade, identifying processes and procedures for upgrade. Championed project to optimize infrastructure hardware utilization. Architected shared, highly available, hardware environment to enable co-hosting of EAI broker and EAI adapter applications. Determined file system structures, naming standards and business continuation strategy.

  • Reduced each upgrade's planning and execution cycle-time by 50%.
  • Contributed to architecture of merging EAI Broker infrastructure with newly deployed webMethods B2B infrastructure.
  • Designed and documented test suites, business impact analysis, conducted internal end user communications, and managed onsite vendor resources.
  • Conducted architecture reviews with application vendors and Motorola Senior Management, garnering grade-level promotion.
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Computer Science
3

Global IT Infrastructure Architect

Brought on by the corporate CIO to lead the needs assessment, development, and implementation of a global IT strategy encompassing technology standards and global IT infrastructure. Executed a worldwide benchmarking study across the $73M, 390-employee, highly decentralized IT services organization to develop a long-term strategy that remains today as the company's guiding principle for IT across all organizational levels. Served as the chief liaison among CIOs heading 8 individual business units.

  • Achieved more than $6M in sustained annual savings with the successful completion of this turnkey IT strategic Shared Services initiative.
  • Acknowledged with the CIO Award of Significant Contribution for directly impacting profitability through critical IT cost savings.
  • Instituted streamlined, consistent IT services delivery by consolidating back office IT services from 10 business units into a single, independent Shared Services business unit to support all of North, South, and Latin America representing nearly 70% of Dole's overall revenues.
  • Realized $1.2M in overall savings while improving telecommunications infrastructure reliability and availability with the global consolidation and redesign of the networking services and service providers.
  • Generated $500K in annual savings, brought network reliability to 99.95%, and virtually eliminated product shortages, U.S. Customs violations, and errors in port operations with a comprehensive infrastructure rationalization program.
  • Slashed infrastructure services costs 30% while implementing a real-time infrastructure technology, improving applications and system availability, reliability, and serviceability and enabling Dole's achievement of global product traceability and food safety government compliance.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Computer Science
4

Lead Infrastructure Architect

Designed and managed engineering and IT based projects under Communications Engineering Capital Program Management.

  • Reduced maintenance cycle time by 90% by designing a user-friendly and scalable maintenance application.
  • Created and led the first ever-mentoring forum for NYCT to connect cross-functional departments.
  • Increased the success rate on data backup from 44% to 99.5% through the identification and implementation of multiple critical fixes for the digital recording system.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BS
Electronics Engineering
MS
Electrical Engineering Major
5

Sr. Infrastructure Architect

Responsible for developing data center and infrastructure architectures, strategies and designs, product and technology selection, asset management, and capacity provisioning for both internal business and product computing infrastructures.

  • Developed a global VMware ESX based server virtualization architecture that resulted in a 40% reduction in data center space and power costs and reduced server provisioning times by half.
  • Developed a consolidated global infrastructure for Microsoft Exchange, SharePoint, and Lync, scaled for 22,000 users that reduced the need for several data centers to just two.
  • Technical project lead for several server, storage, and management tool vendor studies from the request for proposal to the final contract, which resulted in global standards and 20% cost reductions.
  • Designed a multi-tenant virtual solution to provide IaaS/SaaS service for customers that resulted in the elimination of an outsourced data center contract.
  • Managed a global redeploy process to re-assign underutilized server and storage assets that reduced new purchases by 30%
  • Provided technical consulting for an assessment of global cloud service providers.
  • Reviewed all infrastructure capacity requests for compliance with security and internal business controls.
  • Consistently met or exceeded all project objectives
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
AAS
Automated Process Controls
BS
Electronics Engineering Technology
6

Unix Infrastructure Architect

System Administration / Development, UNIX System Administration & Analyst, Designer & Developer of EXMAS

  • Recommended, developed and implemented Expert Maintenance Assistance System, which increased user community by 45%
  • Independently designed the expert system for 49 production-system machines so as to speed up the fault-diagnosis process, resulting in a more reliable & timely machine-maintenance.
  • Installing the Sun Solaris, HP servers & the requisite patch Bundles
  • Creation of Logical Volumes, File Systems, System performance monitoring and fine-tuning
  • Maintained and supported existing systems in the post implementation phase
  • Assistance in implementation, maintenance and enhancement efforts at TISCO & technical documentation of the complete project
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
MA
Computer Science
7

Technical Infrastructure Architect - Unix/linux

Empowered to identify and drive expanding opportunities for designing the entire distributed server environment to achieve maximum effectiveness.

  • Generated over $15M in savings over three years and an additional $2.5M in cost avoidance. Transformed ad-hoc, project-owned islands to an N-tier J2EE, PCI supporting, infrastructure. Redeployed assets, retired over 75 servers through consolidation, and reuse of hardware and software.
  • Initiated the first LINUX (SUSE & Redhat) / x86 and Itanium server "new" environments after extensive evaluation, cost justification and business case preparation. Redeployed the common enterprise UNIX database environment from HPUX to AIX based on extensive TCO / cost-benefit analysis.
  • Sized and designed a 700+ server VMWare ESX Wintel / Linux Consolidation effort.
  • Coordinated the upgrade of over 250 Unix servers from older, slower models to fewer, faster models. (Examples: HP R, K, L, N, V to L, N, Superdome; IBM R, SP2, SP3, S80 to p5x0, p5x5, p6x0; Sun v2x0, v4x0 with associated OS and DB release upgrades)
  • Replatformed an application from Laserdisc arrays to EMC Centera CAS.
  • Maintained a "license bank", and redeployed custom applications, licensed software and server resources to accommodate business requirements.
  • Provided the cluster design for the Unix Disaster Recovery initiative run by the Operations group.
  • Created and presented the evolving server infrastructure/cluster designs to senior management and IT organization bi-annually.
  • Increased the obsolescence index, thus decreasing maintenance and switch fabric expenses.
  • Led Capacity Management group during manager's 6-month absence.
Candidate Info
27
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BS
Applied Computer Science
8

Chief Infrastructure Architect

Provided risk assessments of key corporate initiatives to create a corrective technology strategy.

  • Developed and implemented a custom web-based identity management system to automate the on-boarding and off-boarding of employees across all technologies (PeopleSoft, Remedy, Active Directory, Exchange, and many others).
  • Provided strategic technology vision to executives to forecast growth and allocations against projected company revenues and initiatives.
  • Designed the migration plan to Windows 2000 and Exchange 2000, and led the implementation team.
  • Implemented the Microsoft Terminal Server environment for Customer Care Centers, which dramatically reduced the support costs, while increasing productivity and enhancing workflow.
  • Developed custom applications for such internal functions as Exchange Directory updates, web based paging software, and many others.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
9

Infrastructure Architect & Chief Information Security Officer

Develop and maintain the overall logical and technical IT architecture of virtualization, servers, networks, and security. Provide vision and lead strategic security planning for evaluation, deployment, and management of current and future security technologies. Provide technical leadership and consulting across the organization, from strategic recommendations down to the project planning level. Provide direction, and training to IT team members. Develop plans for IT infrastructure, including analysis of cost reduction opportunities. Provide 4th level support/escalation for infrastructure issues. System administration. Network monitoring.

  • Redesigned and implemented new corporate WAN environment saving $120,000 / year
  • Designed infrastructure for $9 million software implementation
  • Implemented corporate Open Source policy
  • Responsible for corporate policy and implementation of mobile devices (iPhone, iPad, and Android).
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
10

Infrastructure Architect

Oversaw the construction of a large-scale active directory and SharePoint infrastructure to accommodate a user-base of 270,000 students, across various campuses.

  • Supervised and managed the reconfiguring of SGHE remote access protocols and virtual-hosting solutions to support these campuses.
  • Designed and implemented Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) environment for cloud applications serving clients across the US and Latin America.
  • Responsible for leading several business initiatives requiring extensive collaboration among numerous departments and groups.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job

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