Arity-Informatica Systems Administrator (Remote - Home Based Worker)

Date Opened: Nov 5, 2021

Location: Remote, Remote, US

Company: Allstate Insurance Company

Founded by The Allstate Corporation in 2016, Arity is a data and analytics company focused on improving transportation. We collect and analyze enormous amounts of data, using predictive analytics to build solutions with a single goal in mind: to make transportation smarter, safer and more useful for everyone.

At the heart of that mission are the people that work here—the dreamers, doers and difference-makers that call this place home. As part of that team, your work will showcase both your intelligence and your creativity as you tackle real problems and put your talents towards transforming transportation.

That’s because at Arity, we believe work and life shouldn’t be at odds with one another. After all, we know that your unique qualities give you a unique perspective. We don’t just want you to see yourself here. We want you to be yourself here.

 

The Team

At Arity, our Engineering and Analytic teams are at the core of helping us transform mobility. They not only know how to analyze and find meaning within the data but are passionate about how it affects the end-users of our products. They work with a treasure trove of massive data sets every day—after all, Arity is constantly collecting and deciphering billions of miles of driving data. And as our data continues to grow by the second, our Analytics teammates grow right alongside it. We give them the opportunity to model and visualize that data to create innovative products, working side-by-side with our diverse product teams. The insights uncovered by the Analytics team help catalyze groundbreaking solutions for our customers and are a driving force in making transportation smarter, safer, and more useful for everyone. Personally, we think that’s pretty game-changing stuff.

The Role

The Informatica System Administrator will be part of the Engineering team working directly with our Data Governance partners and will be responsible for designing, building and administering our Informatica Suite on an AWS Cloud Platform. 

Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with our Data Governance Team to…
  • Contribute to technical and system architectural planning
  • Collaborate with others to resolve technical issues and outages
  • Build/Maintain the AWS cloud PaaS hardware via Terraform/Ansible 
  • Install and upgrade our Enterprise Data Catalog (EDC) and Axon solutions
  • SSO integration and setting up SSL certificates
  • Develop expertise to train staff on new technologies
  • Help design and build the automation for environment/services to be online/offline
  • Help design and build the approach for proper back-up/restore operations
  • Assist with competitive product evaluations 

Qualifications

  • At least 2 – 5 years of experience as an Informatica Systems Administrator where you have installed and performed software upgrades across non-prod, pre-prod and prod environments
  • Bachelor’s degree or above in computer science, mathematics, or data science
  • Excellent listening and communication skills.  
  • Must be able to communicate technical information clearly, able to ‘translate’ between diverse groups of technical and non-technical individuals.
  • Strong problem solving skills with the ability to offer why one technical solutions is more preferable than another.
  • Ability to work in a team environment in a collaborative manner.
  • Comfortable performing in a fast paced, dynamic and ambiguous business environment
  • Excellent time management skills, including the ability to multitask across several large initiatives 
  • Support on call and off-hours work as needed
  • Demonstrate strong working knowledge of Linux OS
  • Good understanding of system networking, including firewalls, load balancers, etc.
  • Must have experience in at least two programming languages.  Examples could include Python, linux shell scripting, SQL, etc.
  • Strong experience in providing, operational support and problem resolution for a large complex Linux/Informatica environment 

Additional Experiences Preferred

  • Administration experience with the following data management tools. 
  • Informatica AXON 
  • Informatica Enterprise Data Catalog (EDC)
  • Experience with AWS Cloud 
  • Experience with Agile methodology 
  • Has demonstrated coaching and mentoring abilities 

 

The candidate(s) offered this position will be required to submit to a background investigation, which includes a drug screen.

That’s the day-to-day, now let’s talk about the rest of it. As we mentioned, Arity was founded by The Allstate Corporation. But you’ll be working for—and at—Arity. It’s the best of both worlds. You’ll get access to the full suite of Allstate benefits and work in a fast-paced startup culture.  It’s a culture that encourages you to be you.

Sound like a fit? Apply now! We can’t wait to meet you.

The salary for this level position is $68,800 - $126,200.  The salary offered is commensurate with experience.  

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