Infrastructure Architect

£550 - £630 per day
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DAN SHANNON

Infrastructure Architect, Governance, Process implementation, Cloud, Networks, Server, Migration, HLD, LLD, Stakeholder Management,

A long-term contract assignment has come up to work for a key customer who are looking for an Infrastructure Architect who can design, implement, and put in play best practice around the below technology.

The Role:
You will Design and deliver Infrastructure solutions to enable product delivery and transformation.
We work alongside Engineering Leads to understand application requirements to draw out infrastructure designs.

  • We align with an IT team responsible for a banking product or service, where we work proactively to influence their strategy, whilst translating their business requirements and specifications into infrastructure designs; exploring delivery options, documenting decisions, and iterating ideas as you go
  • Providing consultancy and cost estimates, to ensure your business can budget accordingly and make informed strategic decisions
  • Using your experience of leading Suppliers, SMEs and Supply Lines to write work packages that are clear, understood and delivered on time
  • Working with PMs and Delivery Leads to formulate plans and understand costs
  • Engaging suppliers and internal delivery teams
  • Coordinating build activities with internal or 3rd party service providers
  • Supporting through testing cycles
  • Collaborating with service owners to ensure systems are properly tested and supported following go-live

Technical skills required:

Proven experience of delivering process across the implementation and dealing with high-level stakeholders across the business.

  • Able to design/architecture of infrastructure solutions in a large-scale enterprise environment,
  • Experience across a broad range of infrastructure technologies (e.g. IaaS, PaaS, SaaS, Middleware, Storage, Network, Servers, Virtualisation, Databases, etc)
  • Producing quality design documentation (HLD & LLD)
  • Hands-On experience of end-to-end project delivery
  • Agile (Scrum) and Waterfall delivery models including modern software development and deployment practices
  • Understanding of building applications through containerised microservices-based architectures, with a working understanding of cloud methodologies
  • Experienced in migrating legacy applications to cloud based solutions (both to in house private cloud and external e.g. GCP or Azure ideally
  • Technologies we would be expecting experience in (not necessarily all but an awareness) – Windows Server, Linux, UNIX, SQL, oracle, Websphere, SAN infrastructure, VmWare, Citrix, IBM P Series, Oracle Hardware, HP and Lenovo plus good experience of networking technology such as F5, firewalls.

This position can be based from multiple locations across the UK.

Infrastructure Architect, Governance, Process implementation, Cloud, Networks, Server, Migration, HLD, LLD, Stakeholder Management,

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on any grounds.

 

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