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Sr Infrastructure Engineer I

Principal Financial Group
Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States

As an Infrastructure Engineer on our Storage Services team, you'll provide strategic planning and execution of high visibility initiatives across the global landscape.

As an Infrastructure Engineer you will collaborate with vendors, internal clients, peers, and leadership to influence the modernization of on prem and Cloud based storage solutions. Additionally, as business continues to change at a quicker pace the candidate will help PFG create a world class Storage automation and reporting environment while finding innovative ways for team members to access storage services throughout the world.

You'll have the opportunity to:

Create a world class Storage automation and reporting environment while finding innovative ways for team members to access storage services throughout the world.
Work across teams to formulate and implement creative solutions to improve customer experience across the world.
Collaborate with peers to impact the strategic long-term direction of the Principal Financial Group storage solutions.
Plan for new initiatives and expand the existing storage solutions.
Optimize storage infrastructure, security, and performance.


We're looking for someone with:

Associate's or bachelor's degree (preference in a computer science, technology, engineering or math-related field) and 6+ years work experience or equivalent experience
Five years of in-depth experience of IBM SAN Volume Controller (SVC), IBM V7000, NetApp and/or Pure Storage technologies
3 plus years of experience with SAN replication technologies and disaster recovery planning
3 years of working knowledge of basic RAID, storage tiering, storage architecture concepts, storage virtualization, replication processes and storage best practice
Experience in effectively communicating with a broad base of end users and multiple management layers
Experience developing solutions in a collaborative way
Formulate strategy, advanced planning/engineering, coordination, and global standardization in key technological areas

Additional preferred technical experience:

Experience with SAN replication technologies and disaster recovery planning
Experience monitoring, trending, performance analysis and troubleshooting storage performance
Thorough knowledge on concepts of networking, virtualization, and operating systems
Find ways to automate repetitive tasks to facilitate the changing infrastructure landscape and provide the agility using one or more high level programming language

Salary Range Information

Salary ranges below reflect targeted base salaries. Non-sales positions have the opportunity to participate in a bonus program. Sales positions are eligible for sales incentives, and in some instances a bonus plan, whereby total compensation may far exceed base salary depending on individual performance. Actual compensation for all roles will be based upon geographic location, work experience, education, licensure requirements and/or skill level and will be finalized at the time of offer.

Salary Range

$87600 - $172800 / year

Additional Information

Work Environments

This role offers the ability for in-office, hybrid (blending both office and remote work in a typical workweek), and remote work arrangements. You'll work with your leader to determine which option may align best based on several factors.

Job level

We'll consider talent at the next level with the right experiences and skills.

Work Authorization/Sponsorship

At this time, we're not considering candidates that need any type of immigration sponsorship (additional work authorization or permanent work authorization) now or in the future to work in the United States? This includes, but IS NOT LIMITED TO: F1-OPT, F1-CPT, H-1B, TN, L-1, J-1, etc. For additional information around work authorization needs please use the following links.


Investment Code of Ethics

For Principal Global Investors positions, you'll need to follow an Investment Code of Ethics related to personal and business conduct as well as personal trading activities for you and members of your household. These same requirements may also apply to other positions across the organization.

Experience Principal

While our expertise spans the globe, we're bound by one common purpose: to foster a world where financial security is accessible to all. And our success depends on the unique experiences, backgrounds, and talents of our employees - individually and all of us together. Explore our core values, benefits and why we're an exceptional place to grow your career.

Principal is an Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

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