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Humana Senior Infrastructure Architect Cloud / Automation ( Virtual / Remote ) in Aberdeen, South Dakota


The Senior Infrastructure Architect designs and develops IT infrastructure architecture solutions to business problems in alignment with the enterprise architecture direction and standards. The Senior Infrastructure Architect work assignments involve moderately complex to complex issues where the analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of variable factors.


The Senior Infrastructure Architect performs technical planning, architecture development and modification of specifications. Develops specifications for new IT infrastructure products and service offerings. Assesses the compatibility and integration of products/services proposed as standards in order to ensure an integrated architecture across interdependent technologies. Begins to influence department's strategy. Makes decisions on moderately complex to complex issues regarding technical approach for project components, and work is performed without direction. Exercises considerable latitude in determining objectives and approaches to assignments.

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree

  • 6 or more years of infrastructure experience

  • 2 or more years of project leadership experience

  • Experience integrating new technologies with existing technologies.

  • Experience implementing technologies with enterprise-wide impact

  • Must be passionate about contributing to an organization focused on continuously improving consumer experiences

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's Degree in a Technical Field

  • PMP or PMI certification

Additional Information


  • Multiple web server platforms

  • Hardware load balancers and networking

  • Automating infrastructure build and configuration

  • Advancing technologies and architectures

  • Multi-year goals for technologies we support

  • Drive Automation

  • Working tickets and escalation requests

  • Operational tasks

  • Trend problems/issues

  • Relationships with other teams

  • Major Outages

  • Participate in Oncall rotation for major outages

  • Work with others

  • Interact with peers in the department, leaders (managers/ADs/directors/AVPs/VPs) in other departments, in SCS, apps engineering, and sometimes business.

  • Providing IT architecture recommendations/guidance, troubleshooting information, etc.

Experience with these technologies desired:

Citrix Netscalers/ADCs

Microsoft Azure or other cloud providers

Microsoft IIS

Apache HTTPD / Tomcat

Oracle WebLogic Server

IBM WebSphere Application Server



External Domain Management and DNS

IBM DataPower

Puppet / Ansible

Container support (platform and images)

Microsoft ADO

Infrastructure automation (Powershell / bash / Ansible / Artifactory / etc.)

Windows and Linux operating systems



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