Infrastructure Architect

Job Title: Infrastructure Architect
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH18779_1570540265
Contact Name: Bailey Chalk
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 08, 2019 14:11

Job Description

My client a leading consultacy is looking for a ambitious Infrastructure professional, with a strong understanding of strategy, planning and design, looking for a new challenge, playing a key role within a wider architecture function, delivering a wide a range of new technologies across a large enterprise environment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Overall responsible for planning , design and support of clients IT Infrastructure
  • Regular interaction and effective collaboration with the customers architecture team, involvement in the architecture design process for solutions and services being the single point contact for all technology related decision making
  • Represent the company and lead from front in all architecture and solution governance and other related meetings as needed
  • Ensure high availability, reliability and security of the network as per agreed service terms and conditions
  • Propose and participate in initiatives for overall performance management of the estate based on vendor and industry best pratices
  • Maintain the Knowledge Repository for Architecture & Design documentation relating to the current service
  • Work closely with technology vendors and service partners responsible for service desk, desktop support

Essential Experience:

  • Supporting a high availability cloud infrastructure with stringent SLA's
  • Cybersecuirty
  • Azure Cloud Infrastructure and Platform services
  • Hybrid infrastructure services
  • Data centre operations
  • Storage systems
  • Virtual machine infrastructure and supporting components
  • Disaster recovery and resilience
  • Vendor, Partner Management - Managing a team of delivery partners and technology vendors with end accountability, Vendor performance management
  • Experience of large scale instrastucture transformation programs
  • Familirity to CNI