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Infrastructure Architect

  • location

    London

  • sector:

    Financial Services

  • job type:

    Permanent

  • salary:

    up to £90,000

  • Contact:

    Agata Borek

  • Email:

    agata.borek@orbisconsultants.com

  • published:

    4 months ago

  • expiry date:

    2019-07-03

This role is designed for a Senior Infrastructure Architect who will be working with other infrastructure and solution architects, system integrators, delivery leads, project managers and other project stakeholders, with a typical working week including:

  • Preparing infrastructure designs as part of ongoing bid proposals
  • Documenting and maintaining system architecture maps
  • Rescaling and refurbishment of existing customer systems
  • Being involved in the onsite implementations of some of the designs
  • Configuring and performing testing of the deployments
  • Conducting architecture reviews
  • Working on performance tuning, improvement and balancing
  • Working independently and within a wider team with minimal supervision

Requirements:

  • Knowledge of Midrange and Enterprise storage solutions i.e. EMC (Network Attached Storage, Fibre Channel Block Storage)
  • Extensive knowledge of networking, including VPNs, OSI model, routing, VLANs, and firewalling
  • Knowledge of VMware virtualization solutions
  • You should have a knowledge of HA, DR and Clustering solutions
  • Exemplary team working and clear communication skills required – the team is rarely together in one place, and your customers are global
  • Good documentation skills and an attention to detail
  • Ability to multi-task and stay organized in a dynamic work environment

Compensation:

A competitive package consisting of a base salary, superannuation, bonus and generous company benefits including:

  • private medical care
  • lunch voucher
  • multi-sport card
  • social events
  • cross company free share program
  • life insurance

A successful candidate will be working across all facets of infrastructure architecture, designing systems for an advanced telecoms data processing solution. Security Clearance is required for this vacancy.