Infrastructure (DB & System Software) Team Lead

Equifax Saint Louis , MO 63150

Posted 2 days ago

Job Number:15076

Position Title:

External Description:

Equifax is looking for an Infrastructure (DB & System Software) Team Lead. This individual will develop functional specifications that satisfy client requirements.

The Infrastructure Team Lead will lead team members, clients, and other stakeholders in reviewing and refining requirements for Equifax Workforce Solutions.


  • Develop functional specifications that satisfy client requirements (large scale).

  • Lead team members, clients, and other stakeholders in reviewing and refining requirements. Capture and refine requirements across multi-disciplinary teams.

  • Act as the liaison with the DBA concerning requests for additional disk space and monitoring space usage.

  • Actively address issues; setting priorities when appropriate.

  • Lead production deployment planning.

  • Perform system validation.

  • Assist clients with ongoing support for applications.

  • Participate in system incident calls as necessary to help troubleshoot issues in relation to the database.

  • Assist with problem analysis, propose resolution and provide time estimates for implementing the solution.

  • Identify risks and proactively minimize the impact

  • Ensure security policies and practices are adhered to

  • Guide and mentor junior business analysts.

  • Provide guidance, support, and mentoring for team members

  • Actively coordinate and maintain the interaction between the UC Technology teams and other groups in the organization.

  • Identify in and out of scope needs. Address out of scope items appropriately

  • Plan, organize, prioritize, lead and coordinate tasks/projects in and across UC teams.

  • Develop detailed project plans

  • Work with team members to develop accurate and realistic project milestones and timelines

  • Preparing status updates and reports

  • May direct, plan, and monitor work for others to meet project deadline

  • May conduct project team meetings and other project related events (requirements reviews, specification reviews, etc.)

  • Maintain the highest level of integrity, courtesy, respect, and professionalism while interacting with clients both internal and external if applicable, project team members, employees, support teams, and business contacts


  • 2-3 experience as team lead leading 10-12 technology team consisting developers, business analysts etc.

  • 5-8 years of IT Business Analyst experience with significant technical expertise

  • 5-8 Year experience of Informix Database

  • 2-3 year experience with Informix performance monitoring, identifying slow running queries and assisting the development team to optimize queries.

  • Must have an excellent understanding of the entire system development life cycle - including Kanban & Agile methodologies

  • Personify a "does what it takes" focus, know when to act with a sense of urgency, and drive initiatives

  • Encourage team work

  • Accommodate demands, setting priorities when appropriate and escalate issues

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Excellent people and leadership skills

  • Works independently and has built good relationships with business units and other development or support areas

  • Successfully managed multiple major projects simultaneously

  • Coordinate and/or conduct testing efforts

  • Excellent analytical, research and analysis, project planning and implementation skills

  • Understanding of entire development process, including specification, documentation, and quality assurance

  • Experience in coordinating and carrying out requirements

  • Experience or familiarity with TFS or similar repository

  • Experience working with offshore teams

Primary Location:

USA-St. Louis-Lackland


Function - IT Development and Client Services


Full time

City:St. Louis

Location_formattedLocationLong:St. Louis, Missouri US


Community / Marketing Title:Infrastructure (DB & System Software) Team Lead

Company Profile:

Requisition Number:J00061402

EEO Employer Verbiage:

Equifax is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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