Technical Solution Architect

Job Title: Solution Infrastructure Architect

Location Salisbury (partly remote partly onsite, flexible)

Salary: £65,000 - £75,000

Our client has a phenomenal opportunity for Infrastructure Technical Solution Leads to work on one of our secure sites in the Southwest. In this post, you will deliver a viable, fit-for-purpose solutions that meets the needs of the client and is capable of being effectively handled in service.

You will also be required to perform Technical Assurance Reviews to ensure that the technical deliverables pertinent to the lifecycle phase are of sufficient quality that they are "fit for purpose" to deliver the goals of the task and to proceed through the associated phase gate.

Key responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the creation and implementation of end-to-end solution/technical design and ensuring alignment to the strategic technical architecture
  • Provide solution and technical SME input to appropriate levels where internal skills do not exist (e.g., when new technologies are being investigated)
  • Provide a partner concern point for design related issues within projects
  • To work closely with security teams to ensure that security risks are fully identified, and appropriate mitigations are delivered.
  • Ensure the project adheres to the agreed design lifecycle and that the correct design documentation is produced at each stage

Required skills:

  • Good understanding and knowledge of virtualisation platforms, VMware in particular
  • Experience of enterprise storage solutions
  • Security monitoring platforms such as SEIM
  • Endpoint Management (Device Control, Data Protection, Application Control etc.)
  • Well versed in Microsoft Infrastructure covering Windows Server 2012 / 2016 administration, Active Directory design , SCCM / SCOM deployment
  • Linux based OS Administration
  • Windows Client OS Windows 7 - Windows 10
  • A good understanding of, and competent working within, architectural frameworks such as TOGAF / MODAF

It would be great if you had:

  • PRINCE 2
  • Management of Risk
  • Microsoft Project
  • Project Management
  • Archimate
  • TOGAF 9.1 Certification
  • Software Defined Networking and Cisco ACI deployment
  • Cloud architecture certification (e.g. AWS / Azure)

Due to the secure nature of this role, ou will be required to go through a security clearance