Travelers Technology Cloud Enablement Specialist - Remote in Hartford, Connecticut
Technology Cloud Enablement Specialist - Remote
Primary Job Duties & Responsibilities:
Work with cross-functional teams to gather requirements, prioritize projects, and create alignment with overall Travelers Enterprise Business Intelligence and Analytics (EBIA) organizational needs
Interface with software vendors and employees within the organization with regards to emerging technologies and new product testing
Be a partner in the enterprise design roadmap, providing business, governance and technical recommendations
Participate in the Request for Information(RFI) process with vendors on exploration of emerging tools Travelers is interested in investigating
Help develop the technology framework for success, ensuring best practices are in place and being followed as it relates to emerging technologies and as it relates to Travelers established guidelines
Assist in the onboarding of emerging technologies in either a Proof of Technology or a Proof of Concept fashion
Partner with architecture teams on developing the overall strategic vision for Travelers technology road map
Evaluates systems specifications regarding customer requirements, transforming specifications into cost-effective, technically correct solutions. Prioritizes work and manages projects within established budget objectives and customer priorities. Responsible for establishing and managing to established quality control and security protocols. Provides the division, department and business area management with timely and accurate information regarding the status and performance of the assigned project(s). Leverages technology to develop, redesign and/or implement optimal technology solutions. Builds, leverages, and maintains effective alliances across technical and business community. Interacts with customers to achieve efficient, effective results. Multi-tasks, prioritizes according to business priorities and production availability requirements. Other duties as assigned.
Job Opening ID:
Weekend work hours, Overnight work hours, Holiday work hours (Federal and religious) Only as needed.
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:
Travelers is an equal opportunity employer.
Job Specific & Technical Skills & Competencies:
Excellent presentation and writing skills
Strong interpersonal and leadership skills to influence and build credibility; collaborative, diplomatic, and flexible
Knowledge on Cloud infrastructure and Cloud data processing is required
Proven track record of designing and migrating legacy applications to cloud technologies
Cloud architect or cloud developer certification a plus
In depth knowledge of platform design and integration
In depth knowledge of Linux based operating systems with a focus on RHEL; Ubuntu is a plus
In depth knowledge of software installation and maintenance techniques
Deep knowledge of platform infrastructure – both physical bare metal and virtual machines in an enterprise capacity
Ability to research and debug technology setup challenges through independent research or vendor technical discussion
Strong ability to talk “techie” with vendor experts and other technology team members
Demonstrated ability to self teach/self learn new technologies
Demonstrated ability to share learnings with other technology team members in a positive encouraging manner
Advanced knowledge of one or more of the following technical skills: Foundational IT Infrastructure Operating Systems Software Knowledge of process discipline and IDLC methodology
This individual will be a leader in driving cutting-edge technology and assist in determining the future of the Travelers Business Intelligence and Analytics platform and technology direction. This individual will participate in overall organization platform strategy and will work across business and technology teams to ensure proper alignment between business solutions and systems architecture for the organization where it relates to new technologies and use cases. The individual will be a highly skilled platform engineer with an extensive knowledge across many different technologies.
Under general supervision, demonstrates a thorough understanding of the activities performed related to engineering support, installation and/or operations of infrastructure technologies. Plans at an operational level designing and developing technology solutions interfacing with appropriate customers, management and technical resources. Facilitates and/or participates in the design, development, and implementation of large complex technology solutions supporting one or more business and/or technology areas. Develops and implements appropriate solutions that may involve multiple platforms, databases, software/hardware technologies and tools. Strong ability to multi-task in an environment of changing priorities. This job is a team lead.
Education, Work Experience & Knowledge:
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related technical field
5 years of experience in Technology preferred.
Experience providing technical direction to project teams preferred.
Working knowledge of infrastructure technologies such as cloud infrastructure, Linux and Enterprise Business Intelligence and Analytics.
Operates standard office equipment
High School diploma or equivalent required. 3 years of experience in Technology required.
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Licensing or Certificates:
Hartford - Connecticut - United States
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