Infrastructure Architect

  • Location

    Bristol, England

  • Sector:

    IT and Digital

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  • Salary:

    £60.00 - £68.51 per hour

  • Contact:

    Jonathan Tranter

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Job Description - Infrastructure Architect

Location - Bristol

Rate - £68.51 per hour (7.4 hour day)

Duration - 6 Months

Main Purpose/Context:

Working as part of a high impact programme team, you will be a self-motivated and innovative individual expected to deliver quality outputs within aggressive time scales, working collaboratively and building close relationships with colleagues and key stakeholders.

Working under the guidance of the Lead Architect, the infrastructure architect will assume responsibility for the following:
* Define and document infrastructure/COTS product architectures in support of the programme requirements
* Estimate effort for infrastructure design and delivery tasks
* Effectively communicate with the Lead Architect, Programme Manager, and key stakeholders
* Identify, assess and communicate technical risks to the programme and business
* Ensure appropriate governance is exercised at all times to maintain control and to meet audit requirements

* At least 5 years' experience in an Infrastructure Architect role
* Windows Server 2008/12/16
* Virtualisation Technologies (VMware)
* MS SQL databases and related technologies
* Experience with Red Hat Enterprise Linus and McAfee ePO an advantage
* Storage, backups and recovery
* Extensive experience of using of MS Visio
* Excellent written communication skills
* Experience of Data Centre migrations preferred but not essential

Security Clearance Required: Yes - SC preferred, but not essential as we are willing to put the right candidate through obtaining clearance.