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Solution Architect (Infrastructure)

Nestle Globe
St Louis, MO 63103
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Solution Architect (Infrastructure)

Job Description

Information Technology at Nestl is a multicultural and diverse team of IT professionals driving the biggest IT operations landscape and digital transformation of the CPG, or Fast-Moving Consumer Goods industry. We enable Nestl to engage with millions of consumers using a product-driven approach with leading technologies and solutions. Innovating through machine learning, advanced analytics and automation, we are driving industry 4.0 opportunities in areas like supply chain and manufacturing. To join our team, we are looking for people who are curious, courageous, innovative, collaborative and passionate about solving complex problems using new technologies! Together, we make IT possible.

As a Solution Architect for infrastructure, you'll be accountable for proactively and holistically supporting Enterprise Architecture (EA) activities within various Product Groups and Platforms that fit within the overall EA and meet the product group strategy. You will be the infrastructure expert within the organization for operational expertise, coaching and supporting Technical Experts and Senior Specialists.

You will provide the necessary leadership, analysis and design tasks related to the development of a product or a set of products within a product group. S/He works closely with DevOps / development teams and suppliers to secure that the value planned will be delivered in the most optimal way according to the product strategy and the overall value for money objectives linked to the IS/IT strategy.


  • Design documents and standards that address business and receiver needs
  • Deliver efficiencies on the supported solutions, Datacenter (DC) Platforms, and Services lifecycles
  • Deliver training and high-level support to advanced operations teams
  • Implementation of DC solutions in our enterprise level organization and distribute systems across the globe
  • Directly manage and leading offshore and nearshore support teams
  • Handle occurrences of full stoppage of operations from IT system failures
  • Reviews new solutions and processes for details of operational requirements input and sign-off
  • Investigates and reviews existing solution deficiencies, gaps (solution stability & availability), and submits operation improvements
  • Manage the implementation of change requests and collaborate on post implementation reviews and problem resolutions
  • Manage change deployment through suppliers, execute complete changes, perform post-implementation review, and root cause analysis
  • Define compliance monitoring and alerting framework for critical architectural elements to ensure compliant control points are executed
  • Develop and maintain a network of internal and external specialists who are responsible for the solution that will define and deliver training, provide knowledge transfers, and the strategies for the implementation and operations of the new or enhanced solutions
  • Define global procedures and processes including the definition of design requirements for successful operations
  • Drive the process internally and with the external suppliers in proactive issue prevention and reactive root cause elimination


  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or another related study
  • 7 years' minimum experience in an enterprise level business or IT environment
  • 5 years' minimum experience supporting and implementing infrastructure solutions including operating systems (Linux, UNIX, Microsoft, etc.) and associated backup and recovery utilities
  • Technical experience in managing and improving diverse enterprise infrastructure environments
  • Expertise with SAN or other Enterprise Storage Systems


  • Experience supporting infrastructure of complex SAP HANA environments

  • NetBackup/NetApp and HPE 3PAR storage experience
  • Understanding of backup and storage solutions such as IBM TotalStorage and TSM (Tivoli Storage Manager/IBM Spectrum Protect)
  • Experience with design and architecture of golden images of Linux, Windows and other operating systems for corporate and cloud deployment
  • Experience working within Hyper-converged Infrastructure (HCI) environments
  • Expertise in providing fully encompassing administration and support of at least 2 SAP modules
  • Previous experience overseeing Microsoft Active Directory and Windows Server instances

It is our business imperative to remain a very inclusive workplace.

To our veterans and separated service members, you're at the forefront of our minds as we recruit top talent to join Nestl . The skills you've gained while serving our country, such as flexibility, agility, and leadership, are much like the skills that will make you successful in this role. We hope you'll consider sharing in our mission--you'll join a cohort of others who have chosen to call Nestl home.

The Nestl Companies are equal employment and affirmative action employers and look for diversity in qualified candidates for employment.

Prior to the next step in the recruiting process, we welcome you to inform us confidentially if you may require any special accommodations in order to participate fully in our recruitment experience. Contact us at accommodations@purina.nestle.com to notify of us of any needs related to completing the job application.

Job: Solution Architect (Infrastructure)

Primary Location: Saint Louis, MO US

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Career Area: Professional

Information Technology at Nestle


Posted: 2020-01-08 Expires: 2020-02-06
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