Consultant Jonathan Basnett
Date posted 02 October 2018 2018-10-022018-12-01 it UK Robert Walters United Kingdom
A very well known media and entertainment business with an international presence has a new opening for a permanent Infrastructure Architect. You will lead the production of IT infrastructure roadmaps and infrastructure project and programme designs.
What the role will involve:
-Owning the development, maintenance and publishing of roadmaps for key group wide infrastructure components.
-Owning the development, maintenance and publishing of Infrastructure principles and standards.
-Creating infrastructure projects designs or support infrastructure design for programmes in accordance with policies and standards.
-Working with architecture colleagues and functional leads to anticipate needs and promote standardisation and reuse.
-Assuring project deliverables to ensure that best practice has been followed and that solutions are aligned to current and target landscapes.
-Ensuring infrastructure projects are approved.
-Tracking emerging infrastructure technologies and identify and exploit Innovation projects.
-Ensuring group architecture artefacts are updated following project implementation.
What experience will you need to be successful:
-Delivery oriented and ability to work under pressure.
-Willingness to exhibit and promote the organisation’s vision and values.
-Extensive experience in IT infrastructure architecture formulation.
-Knowledge of infrastructure aspects of a broad range of technologies used in the groups solutions architecture (i.e. digital hosting, on-premise and co-lo hosting, VMWare, public cloud infrastructure design, WAN / LAN, cyber security, Active Directory, data warehousing and backup)
- A good level of knowledge of existing and emerging technologies and of industry best practice in IT development and delivery.
If you are an experienced Infrastructure Architect looking for a new challenge that has a passion for adopting and using new technologies as well as assessing new approaches to solving business problems then I emphatically encourage your application. Either respond to this advert with your CV or make an initial enquiry to: firstname.lastname@example.org / 07884235842 / 0161 215 7423