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2018-02-182018-03-20

Global Infrastructure Specialist (DT Los Angeles)

Aecom
Los Angeles, CA
  • Job Code
    23339-1229759
Company AECOM

Job Title: Global Infrastructure Specialist (DT Los Angeles)

JobID: 23339-1229759

Location: Los Angeles, CA, 90006, USA

Description: **Business Line** AECOM Corporate

**Position Title** Global Infrastructure Specialist (DT Los Angeles)

United States of America - California

Los Angeles

**Job Summary**

This is an Infrastructure Specialist role with responsibility and accountability for leading AECOM’s digital transformation and strategic initiative implementations.

We are seeking an Infrastructure Specialist for our global IT Operations Department, reporting to the Sr. IT Director, Technical Account Management. This person will be responsible and accountable for orchestrating the delivery of AECOM’s digital transformation and strategic initiatives in partnership with the AECOM IT PMO organization and IBM . This person will work closely with key stakeholders to ensure successful deployments and implementations of technology and the smooth transition into operational steady

**Role Description**

The primary role is to serve as a solutions expert ; to analyze and solve infrastructure problems, validate and implement cost-effective solutions, and provide support for the efficient daily operations.

**Job Functions**

+ Technical lead in infrastructure projects. Ensure solution is consistent with AECOM standards

◦Lead current stream of projects such as UCaaS, Cloud Managed Backups, SD-WAN, Move storage to center/cloud, VDI etc.

+ Work closely with AECOM’s outsource partner(s) and PMO teams to ensure execution of the projects is going to plan

+ Analyse business challenges and recommend practical technical solutions that meet objectives of time and budget

+ Collaborate with other team members in the Infrastructure team to develop long term enterprise infrastructure strategy

+ Work closely with the Business Relationship Managers (BRMs) to ensure solutions are meeting business objectives and to resolve any day-to-day operational issues

+ Collaborate with AECOM’s outsource partner to identify solutions for any long standing infrastructure “problems”

+ Work closely with Corporate Communications to assist with User communications and change management

+ Manages issues, risks, and changes using appropriate and agreed upon processes and tools established within the AECOM PMO.

+ Communicate status on projects and issues to AECOM leadership as established.

**Competencies**

+ Proven ability to effectively manage multiple tasks at various stages of completion.

+ Strong facilitation skills; communicates effectively with the project team and the business to identify needs and evaluate alternative solutions as required.

+ Proven ability to “sell” management on solutions

+ Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Communicate effectively with business users, peers and senior management.

+ Strong understanding of various technologies specifically infrastructure (server, storage, networking, voice, cloud) but also understand the interactions with applications and databases.

**Minimum Requirements**

+ Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, or a related discipline or equivalent

+ Preferred: Advanced technical degree or related certifications

Technical Skills

+ Cloud experience a bonus, moving technologies to the cloud.

+ Demonstrated proficiency in multiple infrastructure streams – server, storage, backups, voice and network

+ Understanding of basic information security protocols.

+ Demonstrated proficiency in use of project planning tools (MS Project, Smartsheet, Primavera P6, etc.)

Job Experience (number of years, type/level of previous experience)

+ 10+ years of experience in an Infrastructure based role, preferably in a large IT organization

+ Leading large enterprise project experience ranging from $1million+.

+ Proven leadership experience with the ability to mentor/coach team in senior or lead capacity.

**Preferred Qualifications**

+ This position will be based in our DT LA AECOM office.

**What We Offer**

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

_NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM._

**_Job Category_** _Information Technology_

**_Country_** _United States of America_

**_Position Status_** _Full-Time_

**_Requisition/Vacancy No._** _178813BR_

_Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status._



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