IT Infrastructure - Architect / SME - 1+ Year Contract

Two95 International Inc. Fairfax, VA, USA

Position Type: 1+ Year Contract

Location: Virginia

Rate: $Open

Job Description:

Must-Have Experience / Expertise

  • Technical Engineer/Expert with the following blend of skills
  • Build engineer, technical pm and integration manager/engineer
  • 70% infrastructure and 30% cloud
  • Broad understanding of


  • IBMs AIX and RedHat Linux
  • Microsoft products


  • Websphere
  • MQ
  • Connect Direct


  • AWS (in their environment they are 70% AWS)
  • Azure (in their environment they are 30% Azure)
  • Excellent written and communication skills

Key Skills / Experience

  • 10 years professional experience in the area of Information Systems
  • 8 years experience in at least 2 of the following IT areas: networking, systems engineering, security, computer operations, disaster recovery, database design, and implementation
  • 8 years experience as an infrastructure engineer collaborating with technical subject matter experts
  • Expert knowledge of IT engineering design practices and industry-standard trends
  • Strong to expert-level skills in infrastructure platforms working on large complex IT projects
  • Infrastructure as a Code (IaC) familiarized with Ansible, Cloud Formation, Terraform, or Puppet Enterprise
  • Ability to build and maintain high-performance platforms, frameworks, libraries, and services through collaboration of DevOps platforms
  • Knowledge of a scripting language such as Python, PowerShell, Ruby
  • Knowledge of networking, storage, & security concepts
  • Knowledge of network protocols and authentication methodologies
  • Knowledge of application load balancers and proxy functionality
  • Basic network protocols, routing, and subnet knowledge
  • Ability to troubleshoot large complex infrastructure environments
  • Design, implementation, maintenance, and contingency strategy experience in a high-volume, mission-critical, time-sensitive environment