Infrastructure Architect - SC Cleared

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    £550 - £640 per day

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    Jamie Kenward

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    8 months ago

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    6 Months

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Infrastructure Architect - SC Cleared

Target Rate: £625 a day

IR35 Determination: Inside IR35

Clearance: SC Cleared

Location: Remote

Duration: 6 Months initially + extensions

Infrastructure Architect: A subject matter expert in your chosen discipline you will join a leading blue chip consultancy and help to define, validate and cost solution for projects and bids in scope with customer requirements as well as provide leadership within the technical and project teams.

Key Activities

* Develop and own Low-Level Designs in line with High Level Designs.

* Carry out peer review of LLDs

* Lead Technology Focus Groups to advise on best practices.

* Provide pre-sales support and cost estimates on designs, transitions and implementations.

* Mentoring to enable knowledge and skill transfer to less experienced colleagues

* Provide On-Call and perform Out of hours change work.

* Keep up to date with emerging technologies

* Provided solution governance within the infrastructure development lifecycle

Your skills and experience:


  • Hold 1 current industry qualifications for their specific technologies/disciplines.

  • Experienced in solution deployment.

  • Strong understanding of ITIL and change management methodology

  • Presentation Skills to senior management.

  • Delivered multiple LLD's

  • Experienced in systems implementation.

  • Strong familiarity with virtualization concepts (Oracle VM, VMWARE, AIX LPARS)

  • Ability to design High Availability Enterprise Unix Solutions (Red Hat clustering, Veritas Cluster Server (VCS), SUN Cluster, PowerHA (HACMP))

  • Ability to design Server Standards including Hardening.

  • Strong familiarity with virtualization concepts (MS Hyper-V and VMWare)

  • Ability to design High Availability Enterprise Wintel

  • Ability to design Server Standards including Hardening to Microsoft Best Practices.

    • Ability to design network solutions, including:

    • General routing and switching

    • Data center technologies such as Nexus switching and load balancing

    • WAN knowledge - MPLS and vendor connection deliver characteristics

    • WiFi

    • Network security including next generation firewalling, IDS, UTM

  • Ability to design High Availability Enterprise SAN Solutions

Apply now and I will call to discuss this role and your situation in more depth.