Position: Infrastructure Architect
Location: Montville, NJ
Job Id: 883-290-22-R
\# of Openings: 1
Marotta Controls, Inc. is one of the fastest growing technology businesses in New Jersey, specializing in the design, development, and production of precision control components and systems. Founded in 1943, Marotta has been at the forefront of Aerospace & Defense milestones for over 75 years from breaking the sound barrier on the Bell X-1 and landing the first man on the moon to playing a critical role on today's advanced U.S Navy platforms as well as the emerging commercial space industry.
Our products and expertise range from high performance valves to complete sub-systems that integrate electronic controls, actuators, and power conversion systems. We have received over 200 patents for our technologies and support the most demanding applications found on military aircraft, tactical systems, submarines, surface ships, satellites and space launch vehicles. Our teams have repeatedly been recognized for outstanding performance by some of the most prestigious organizations in the world including The Boeing Company, Lockheed Martin, NASA & Northrop Grumman
The Infrastructure Architect is responsible for effective provisioning, installation/configuration, operation, and maintenance of systems hardware and software and related infrastructure. This individual participates in technical research and development to enable continuing innovation within the infrastructure. This individual ensures that system hardware, operating systems, software, and related procedures adhere to organizational standards and enable staff to efficiently perform their duties.
This individual will assist with day to day technical issues as well participate in the implementation of the broader technology strategy. Duties include requirements gathering, research & development, technical analysis and design, and the testing and rolling-out of the solutions.
This individual is accountable for the following systems: Windows systems infrastructure including Hyper-V, Office 365 Infrastructure, Amazon Web Services, Citrix Virtual desktop environment, Backup infrastructure including tape libraries and Veeam, and database infrastructure. Responsibilities on these systems include engineering and provisioning, operations and support, maintenance, and research and development to ensure continual innovation.
Minimum Required Qualifications
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent
Five to seven years' experience implementing infrastructure projects
Amazon Web Services certification
Microsoft certification, including Hyper-V support
Experience supporting virtual desktop environments
Technical solution design and planning experience
Basic understanding of the project management life cycle
Well-developed practical operating knowledge of common desktop/laptop hardware and application software specifically. Windows
MS Office Suite/Office 365
Workstation imaging processes
Print services and printers
Planning, design and delivery expertise with the following technologies and activities: Microsoft Database technologies: SQL Server
Microsoft Communication technologies such as Office 365 and Skype
Microsoft Collaboration technologies: Microsoft Office SharePoint Server (MOSS)
Veeam Backup Suite
System application, systems management, and data communication including basic networking in LAN/WAN environment and remote access solutions
Strong attention to detail
Good problem solving skills with the ability to think creatively
Excellent written and verbal skills, including ability to clearly articulate technical issues and activities to technical and non-technical staff
Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to adapt in a complex and changing environment
Consistently meet expected production, accuracy and quality standards as set by management
Must be team oriented with the ability to work independently
Must be a US Citizen
Additional Desired Qualifications
Information security certification (CISSP, Security+, CySA+)
Defense/Aerospace industry understanding/background a plus
Knowledge of risk assessment methodologies
Knowledge of NIST Cyber Security Framework and associated controls
Knowledge of networking concepts including SD-WAN, AWS Direct Connect, and Cisco Umbrella
Responsible for complete infrastructure design, systems analysis, data center operation, network & voice communication.
Acts as a subject matter expert for IT in the plan, design, and delivery of IT solutions.
Develops best practices, methodologies, standards, and processes for the implementation of strategic IT projects.
Implements strategic architectures for the overall IT project portfolio as required by the business.
Participates in proof of concepts to assist in defining technology direction and enabling business strategy.
Conducts end-to-end technical plan design.
Defines data retention, backup, and recovery methods and plans.
Provide third level support for high priority issues.
Develop and maintain installation and configuration procedures.
Research and recommend innovative, and where possible automated approaches for system administration tasks. Identify approaches that leverage our resources and provide economies of scale.
Management of application support engineers
This job interacts both in a professional office environment and a manufacturing/machine shop environment. This role uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines, as well as environments inclusive of the appropriate eye, hearing and foot protection (as required).
This is a full-time position. Days and hours of work are 8 hours, Monday through Friday. Overtime and weekend work are required, as job duties demand.
No travel is expected for this position
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to see, talk, and hear
The employee is frequently required to reach and lift with hands and arms, and to use hands to finger, handle or feel
The employee is regularly required to sit, stand, walk, bend, turn, etc., and move about the facility
The employee may be required to lift, push, pull and/or move items weighing up to 25 pounds
We offer a highly competitive compensation package for this outstanding position plus a quarterly bonus along with a full range of top quality benefits and employee services including: medical, prescription, dental, vision, life and disability income insurance programs, 401k retirement plans with company match, generous tuition aid program, paid vacation, sick and personal days, paid holidays and flexible work hours with compressed work week options. We recognize and reward our employee's accomplishments and host several employee engagement events per quarter.
This position is at our Montville, NJ corporate offices location.
Many of our contracts require proof that you are a U.S. citizen and/or that an export license has been obtained for employees who are citizens of certain countries. Your employment, both initially and continually thereafter, is conditioned on production of such proof of citizenship and/or any export license that may be required to comply with any and all applicable laws, regulations, or executive orders, or required by Federal, State, or local government contracts.
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As a Federal Contractor, Marotta is required to have all employees vaccinated against COVID-19 or qualify for a religious or medical exemption.
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At Marotta Controls, we believe the success of our company lies in our people. In turn, we offer excellent opportunities for enthusiastic individuals to further their career.
For the professional, Marotta Controls is a place where you work in an advanced technical environment, where your creativity is challenged, and your performance is rewarded. Although we employ professionals with many diverse skills, we most often have opportunities for Mechanical, Electrical and Design Engineers, Quality Engineers, CAD Designers, Program Managers and Buyers.
Additionally we seek to employ skilled craft workers such as Machinist (both conventional and CNC), Inspectors, Assemblers and Technicians in numerous job categories and skills to turn state-of-the-art designs into hardware of the highest quality performing critical functions in Aerospace and Defense applications.