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Infrastructure Architect

Company: Seneca Foods
Location: Marion
Posted on: June 8, 2021

Job Description:

Infrastructure Architect

Category: Seneca Foods

Date: May 11, 2021


Marion, NY, US, 14505

Custom Field 1: 747


Seneca Foods is one of North America's leading providers of packaged fruits and vegetables with facilities located throughout the United States. Our high quality products are primarily sourced from over 2,000 American farms. Seneca holds the largest share of the retail private label, food service, and export canned vegetable markets, distributing to over 90 countries. Products are also sold under the brands of Libby's, Aunt Nellie's, READ, Seneca Farms, Green Valley, CherryMan, Paradise, Pennant, and Seneca labels, including Seneca snack chips. Seneca also provides vegetable products to other companies under various co-pack arrangements.

Seneca Foods in Marion, NY is seeking an Infrastructure Architect. The successful candidate will be responsible for development and support of IT solutions enterprise wide. This position supports 8 million square feet of warehouse operations and our many plant locations across the country. It directly supports our mission to feed the world safe and nutritious products that are valued and enjoyed by families everywhere. We stand on our own by supporting our applications portfolio and IT operations internally, offering long-term stability while continuously investing in technology and innovation. We are further investing in advancing IT infrastructure to meet our business needs and looking for a forward-thinking, solution-oriented architect to be part of a team that enjoys a high degree of collaboration with and that is integral with the overall business operation.

Infrastructure Architect plays a lead role in the delivery of projects and programs driving strategic transformational change. A key contributor to the design and implementation of highly secure and reliable solutions across the organization.

Responsible for the overall design, implementation and integrity of technical IT infrastructure and enterprise services across a heterogeneous environment. Also responsible for ensuring that the solutions are engineered in accordance with corporate architecture and infrastructure standards and the subsequent transitioning of projects to ongoing support.

Create, assess, and evaluate technical solutions that will address the technical IT infrastructure Server Farms (Virtual, Windows, and UNIX), Storage (SAN&NAS), Windows AD, Network, Telecom, Data Center Infrastructure, and enterprise services (Exchange, Collaboration Software, SharePoint, etc.) requirements.

Conduct research on emerging technologies in support of infrastructure development efforts and recommend technologies that will increase performance, reliability, cost effectiveness and infrastructure flexibility.

Document and Maintain the current state of the architecture. Document changes and new projects architecture.

Collaborate with management, staff and other departments on infrastructure topics

Provide Technical Infrastructure support, on-call support, and support escalated trouble tickets. Resolve issues, communicate system requirements, and resolve integration issues. Provide Systems Admin functions across the organization - UNIX, Windows, Network, and Data Center.

Essential Functions

Implementing Infrastructure projects

Researching New Infrastructure Technologies

Evaluating and Designing Technical Solutions.

System Administration

Infrastructure Project Management

Collaboration on and Documenting Solutions


Broad knowledge of computer science.

System Administration skills in UNIX and Windows.

In-depth technical knowledge of the following areas: Server technologies, virtualization technologies, Storage Area Networks, Network Attached Storage, network and security technologies, Windows servers, AD and desktops.

Demonstrated capacity for problem solving, synthesis, and making sound recommendations and decisions.

Working technical knowledge of current systems software, protocols and standards.

Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Education and Experience

BS in Computer Science or related field.

5 plus years of experience Senior System Administration work.

Experience in architecture, systems design and systems integration.

Seneca Foods Corporation is committed to providing equal opportunity for all, through a positive and continuing affirmative action program. No employee or applicant will be discriminated against because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, military and/or veteran status or any other Federal or State legally protected classes. Seneca Foods Corporation will make reasonable accommodations for known physical or mental limitations of otherwise qualified employees and applicants with disabilities unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business. If you are interested in applying for an employment opportunity and feel you need a reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), please contact us at or call 315-926-8100.

Nearest Major Market: Rochester

Keywords: Seneca Foods, Rochester , Infrastructure Architect, Other , Marion, New York

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