Infrastructure Engineer
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Boston / Massachusetts
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Do you want to be part of a team that encourages your growth, supports your ambitions and makes it a priority for you to reach your goals? Is helping people part of who you are? At MassMutual, we help millions of people find financial freedom, offer financial protection and plan for the future. We do this by building trust with our customers by being knowledgeable problem solvers and prioritize their needs above all else. We Live Mutual.



What great looks like in this role

Our ideal Infrastructure Engineering candidate is team-oriented, possesses excellent communication and is skilled in Akamai, Python, Powershell, Nodejs, etc… to assist with designing and developing the infrastructure that powers CX. You’ll use your skills to work in close partnership with product and technical leads to communicate issues and help envision creative solutions to technical challenges. You’re also team-oriented and take a collaborative approach when working with others. You aid in generating flexibility within a tech solution / team, and focus on development into other areas while working in a fast-paced innovative and collaborative environment in the Digital Experience organization at MassMutual.

Objectives of this role

  • Leverage a solid knowledge and understanding of Akamai, Python, Powershell and NodeJS to develop highly interactive secure digital experiences.

  • Drive toward the effective utilization of the latest technologies, partnering with business stakeholders across the team, as well as experts in other areas including data science to achieve our shared goals.

  • Learn and master new and emerging technologies and take initiative to offer technical direction and creative solutions.

Daily and monthly responsibilities

  • Manage execution and timely completion of engineering projects by analyzing scope, determining project specifications, establishing testing methods for product investigations,

  • analyzing test programs for adequacy and sequence, examining samples for compliance with requirements, and preparing reports

  • Formulate plans with detailed drawings, diagrams, project specifications and budget estimates, and read and interpret precast reinforcement shop drawings, civil grading plans and structural drawings

  • Maintain system functionality through rigorous testing, identifying ways to improve efficiency and productivity, and providing maintenance and support activities for all existing solutions

  • Monitor industry trends and implement appropriate methods to keep production on the cutting edge, while meeting financial goals and providing cost savings

  • Utilize software programming for the preparation of technical specifications, user documentation, presentations, and progress and results tracking

  • Build professional skills through continued training, education, and networking events

Skills and qualifications

  • Experience with web infrastructure and web infrastructure design concepts

  • Experience designing, developing, testing and evaluating results in Akamai 

  • Exposure to scripting languages (Python, Powershell, NodeJS, etc.)

  • Understanding of web security concepts and security in-depth

  • Ability to grasp large scale, enterprise class deployments

  • Familiarity with Amazon Web Services and cloud services

  • Experience supporting complex environments 

  • Software system integration

  • Troubleshooting and triage of complex production issues

  • Understanding of the Atlassian productivity suite (JIRA, Confluence, Bitbucket, etc)

  • Authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship now or in the future

Preferred qualifications

  • 7-10 years of experience in a complex web infrastructure environment

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science

  • Comfortable challenging status quo 

  • Ability to look at the big picture and recommend designs based on industry best practice.

  • Deep understanding of Internet based protocol (HTTP, TLS/SSL) and how “the Internet works”

  • Experience integrating third party applications with on-prem/AWS deployed solutions

  • Experience with many of the following: NGINX, AWS, F5, IHS/Apache, Python, NodeJS, netmon/wireshark, Auth0, Okta, LDAP, Active Directory, IBM ISAM, F5

  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision

  • Ability to think critically under pressure and deliver on time

Why Join Us.

We’ve been around since 1851. During our history, we’ve learned a few things about making sure our customers are our top priority. In order to meet and exceed their expectations, we must have the best people providing the best thinking, products and services. To accomplish this, we celebrate an inclusive, vibrant and diverse culture that encourages growth, openness and opportunities for everyone. A career with MassMutual means you will be part of a strong, stable and ethical business with industry leading pay and benefits. And your voice will always be heard.

Recognized as a 2019 World’s Most Ethical Company by Ethisphere, MassMutual is guided by a single purpose:  We help people secure their future and protect the ones they love. As a company owned by our policyowners, we are defined by mutuality and our vision to put customers first. It’s more than our company structure – it’s our way of life. We are a company of people protecting people. Our company exists because people are willing to share risk and resources, and rely on each other when it counts. At MassMutual, we Live Mutual.

MassMutual is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer Minority/Female/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Individual with Disability/Protected Veteran. We welcome all persons to apply. Note: Veterans are welcome to apply, regardless of their discharge status. 

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