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Technical Infrastructure Architect - IAAS, PAAS


Network Systems Infrastucture

£500.00 - £550.00 per day



Job Description

Infrastructure Delivery Architect - £500-550 per day - 6 Months Ext - Financial Services

My Financial Services Client has a requirement for an Infrastructure Delivery Architect, who will own the high level design and delivery of a range of infrastructure solutions. Working alongside Project/Programme Managers and the Architecture teams, the Infrastructure Delivery Architect will take Solution Design documents and create Infrastructure High Level Designs/Solutions from them.


* The successful candidate will possess an in depth understanding & experience of infrastructure technologies & proven track record of architecting solutions.
* Experience of translating business requirements into technical high level designs.
* Able to produce detailed technical specifications and documentation.
* In depth technical Skills in the following technologies:

* VMWare and Virtualisation technologies
* Networking
* Windows Server/Desktop platforms and technologies.
* Appreciation of Cloud Technologies - IAAS, PAAS, Hybrid Solutions.
* Middleware technologies e.g. IBM Integration Bus, MS Biztalk, SAP PI, MQ and JMS messaging.
* JBOSS and other application server technologies.
* Local and Wide area networks
* Experience of designing/building Application, Web (including Apache/Tomcat, IIS) and Database servers.
* Storage SAN/NAS


* SQL and Oracle Database Technologies
* Linux (Red Hat preferred)
* Telephony (Cisco Preferred)

In this role you will need to -

* Act as a technical subject matter expert in the Client's Infrastructure technologies.
* Lead and own the entire project lifecycle of technical/infrastructure solution designs.
* Engage with relevant 3rd parties and advise on technical assessments of 3rd parties
* Establish both baseline and target state requirements so as to demonstrate how recommended infrastructure solutions meet the business requirements and add value.
* Create and develop high-level Infrastructure Architecture documents in line with current standards for new projects and upgrades.
* Identify existing unleveraged infrastructure capability for re/use and optimization
* Assist engineering teams to create and update all project documentation relating to the low level design, ensuring adherence to both IT architecture and high-level design principles.

If you are interested in this role, please apply with your up to date CV in the first instance.