Gateways Architect

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  • Location:

    Bracknell, Berkshire

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  • Salary:

    £550 - £600 per day

  • Contact:

    Tom McParland

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  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

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Gateways Architect

3 Month Contract

Based in Bracknell

DV Cleared

£500 - £600 per day


This role is initially as part of a proposal team then moving into design, build and deliver.

The Interoperability and Gateways Architect will develop high level designs and low level designs for a solution that meets all customer requirements. Responsibilities include

  • Working with as part of a client facing bid team to design Interoperability and gateways solutions that support will support the delivery of an enterprise workplace

  • Analysing client business, communication and functional objectives to develop a solution that enhances the client experience

  • Providing leadership and knowledge to clients in technical qualification

  • Documenting customer requirements and developing high level designs / low level designs

  • Articulating the value proposition of the developed solution

The ideal candidate has gained experience in designing, developing and setting up gateways between information systems and is expert in the definition of interoperability requirements and development of interface control documents (ICD)

Skills and Experience:

  • Information exchange requirements (IER)

  • Interoperability formats and standards,

  • Gateway equipment,

  • Information exchange interfaces

  • Interoperability planning and implementation

  • Interoperability security considerations,

  • Experience implementing solutions compliant with MOD Security requirements including JSP 440 / 480 /604

  • Familiar with a broad range of interoperability and security technologies

  • Secure Gateways

  • Firewalls

  • Content inspection

  • Complex network infrastructure and implementation

  • Routing protocols, OSPF, RIP, EIGRP, EGP, BGP

  • Message oriented middleware, Enterprise Messaging (SOAP, XML), Enterprise Service Bus

  • Web services implementation (AJAX, REST, SOAP etc)

  • Strong technical and demonstrated knowledge across a range of midrange and gateway platforms, including Cisco, TrendMicro, Symantec, FireEye Windows and Unix

  • Demonstrable knowledge of scripting/programming tools such as PowerShell and SQL scripting

  • Familiarity with database and/or reporting technologies

  • Familiarity in enterprise technology environments including ITIL change and incident management processes.

  • Cybersecurity domain knowledge