Lincoln Financial Group Sr. Analyst, Middleware & Data Integration in Greensboro, North Carolina

Alternate Locations: Greensboro, NC (North Carolina)

Relocation assistance is not available for this opportunity.

Requisition #57883

About the Company

Lincoln Financial Group, a Fortune 250 company with over 10,000 employees, provides advice and solutions that help empower Americans to take charge of their financial lives with confidence. Our core business areas — Life Insurance, Annuities, Retirement Plan Services and Group Protection — focus on supporting, preserving and enhancing over 17 million customer’s lifestyles and retirement outcomes.

Headquartered in Radnor, Pennsylvania, Lincoln Financial Group is the marketing name for Lincoln National Corporation (NYSE: LNC) and its affiliates. The company had $253 billion in assets under management as of December 31, 2017.

Ranked one of the Best Large Employers in America by Forbes magazine, Lincoln Financial Group makes a serious investment in our employees’ futures through a broad range of wealth accumulation and protection plans, health and wellness programs, and career development resources designed to help each individual reach their personal and professional goals.

The Role

Leads research, design, architecture and deployment of enterprise services/applications/platforms in AWS and on-permises. Provides direction and guidance for the design, architecture, implementation and security of business-critical infrastructure platforms that host LFG applications. This role will provide technical leadership, subject matter expertise and direction on complex projects/initiatives for their assigned area(s) of responsibility.

Responsibilities

  • Leads research, design, architecture, implementation and security of enterprise services for deployment on-prem and in the cloud including but not limited to Data Analytics / Data Integration platforms ( Business Objects, Tableau,Informatica, Dataiku), API Gateway platforms ( Mulesoft etc ) , B2B integration platforms ( IBM Integration Bus, IBM Sterling Integrator ), Document Management Platforms ( Documentum, Sharepoint )

  • Develops and implements DevOps platforms ( GitLab, Puppet Enterprise, Atlassian, Ansible, Jenkins, XebiaLabs) supporting infrastructure and development partners.

  • Designs, deploys and maintains the security of virtual infrastructure utilizing web services such as AWS and/or AZURE

  • Leads research, design, architecture and implementation of the enterprise cloud services supporting related Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), Software as a Service (SaaS) and managed platforms (PaaS).

  • Provides direction and guidance for the design, architecture, implementation and security of business-critical infrastructure platforms that host LFG applications.

  • Serves as a subject matter expert to design, administer and maintain security of various infrastructure, middlware platforms, and DevOps pipelines on premises and/or in the cloud

  • Leads design and development of infrastructure automation (IaC) utilizing Puppet Enterprise

  • Collaborating with peers and leads both within the team and across the organization

Education

  • 4 Year/Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience (4 years of experience in lieu of Bachelor's)in Information Technology (Minimum Required)

  • Tableau Server Certified Professional ( or equivalent experience )

  • PowerCenter Data Integration 10: Administrator, Specialist Certification ( or equivalent experience )

  • AWS certification ( preferred )

  • Docker Certification ( preferred )

Experience

  • 5 - 7+ years of experience in IT infrastructure administration that directly aligns with the specific responsibilities for this position (Required)

  • Demonstrated experience managing infrastructure supporting large exterprise middlware and data platforms. This includes design, architecture, implementation, performance and security.

  • Proven design, implementation, and support experience supporting large enterprise services on-prem and in the cloud. Including but not limited to Data Analytics / Data Integration platforms ( Business Objects, Tableau,Informatica, Dataiku), API Gateway platforms ( Mulesoft etc ) , B2B integration platforms ( IBM Integration Bus, IBM Sterling Integrator ), Document Management Platforms ( Documentum, Sharepoint )

  • Demonstrated experience utilizing DevOps platforms ( GitLab, Puppet Enterprise, Atlassian, Ansible, Jenkins, XebiaLabs)

  • Experience with Private Cloud and Hybrid cloud configurations, patterns, and security practices / paterns

  • Experience delivering projects via Agile methodologies

  • Experience with delivering infrastructure as code ( IAC )

  • Experience with IBM Websphere, Oracle Weblogic , JBOSS platforms ( design / build / support )

This position may be subject to Lincoln’s Political Contribution Policy. An offer of employment may be contingent upon disclosing to Lincoln the details of certain political contributions. Lincoln may decline to extend an offer or terminate employment for this role if it determines political contributions made could have an adverse impact on Lincoln’s current or future business interests, misrepresentations were made, or for failure to fully disclose applicable political contributions and or fundraising activities.

Any unsolicited resumes/candidate profiles submitted through our web site or to personal e-mail accounts of employees of Lincoln Financial Group are considered property of Lincoln Financial Group and are not subject to payment of agency fees.

Lincoln Financial Group (“LFG”) is an Equal Opportunity employer and, as such, is committed in policy and practice to recruit, hire, compensate, train and promote, in all job classifications, without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, veterans status, or genetic information. Applicants are evaluated on the basis of job qualifications. If you are a person with a disability that impedes your ability to express your interest for a position through our online application process, or require TTY/TDD assistance, contact us by calling 260-455-2558.

Lincoln Financial Group ("LFG") is an Equal Opportunity employer and, as such, is committed in policy and practice to recruit, hire, compensate, train and promote, in all job classifications, without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, veterans status, or genetic information. Opportunities throughout LFG are available to employees and applicants and are evaluated on the basis of job qualifications. We have a drug free work environment and we perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.