Abbott Application Architect in Waukegan, Illinois
At Abbott, we're committed to helping people live their best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products and technologies to the world -- in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals -- that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 99,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.
Expertise in Informatica PowerCenter and PowerExchange 9.x and 10.x system administration
Install, configure, upgrade, and patch PowerCenter and PowerExchange components
Perform capacity planning and impact analysis
Create, document, communicate, and govern best practices for enterprise ETL environment
Implement environment and application monitoring of CPU, storage, processes, services, etc.
Assist developers in resolving issues related to access, configuration and performance/code optimization
Technical expertise beyond Powercenter and PowerExchange system administration
Strong understanding of Linux/Unix operating system commands and permissions
Strong shell scripting skills to automate administrative tasks
Familiarity with highly available environments including business continuity via disaster recovery
Level 3 Support – troubleshoot issues, root cause analysis
Ability to design ETL interfaces following Informatica standard best practices
Experience with data connections including Oracle, DB2, Teradata, SalesForce, and Flat files
Experience with Data Validation Option
Mid- to High-level Project Management & System Development Life Cycle skills – ability to lead concurrent multi-system middleware/integration projects
Ability to compile and analyze application metrics
Ability to effectively collaborate with infrastructure teams including server admins, DBA’s and network engineers
Support infrastructure maintenance activates including server and database patching
Informatica PowerCenter Data Integration Administrator certification
Administration of enterprise scheduler, preferably CA Workload Automation (AutoSys)
Basic understanding of networking (LDAP, load balancers, firewall rules, proxies)
Basic understanding of security practices (encryption, least access, logging)
Understanding of SQL language
Vendor relations for licensing and operational support tickets
Direct management of employees (hiring, day-to-day management, performance appraisals, etc.)
5+ years’ experience as an Informatica Administrator.
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field.
Excellent communication skills with the ability to collaborate with business, technical and management resources.
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