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Infrastructure Solution Architect
Welwyn Garden City

PayPoint has an opening for an experienced Infrastructure Solution Architect (ISA).
The role will be to create Infrastructure architecture designs including build documentation, configuration design and the co-ordination of the installation activities. These will be targeted to multiple environments using a series of predefined catalogue items and the ITIL service Management process.
The successful candidate will primarily have a systems and infrastructure engineering background and be able to apply these to the design of compute, storage, and networking solutions utilising virtualisation technologies.
  • The creation of Infrastructure/Architectural project designs;
  • The ownership of Infrastructure/Architectural project design through build and through to production handoff;
  • The responsibility for the quality of designs and implementations
  • Prior hands on experience in the supporting, engineering and designing mission critical IT infrastructure solutions ;
  • A broad market awareness of IT infrastructure solutions, landscape and trends and use cases, e.g. software defined datacentre;
  • A deep understanding of Network, Database and Technical Services
Essential skills – you will have exposure to some of the following
  • A highly motivated, focussed, flexible and tenacious individual with excellent analytical, organisational and planning skills;
  • A detailed, conscientious and systematic in approach to work;
  • The design and implementation of server infrastructure and network solutions;
  • HP Server hardware, Netapp Storage and VMWare;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with an ability to listen effectively and be able to interact at all levels within the organisation;
  • Familiarity with:
    • Current and legacy Windows Operating Systems;
    • Enterprise Databases, e.g. SQL Server, MongoDB;
    • Management and monitoring, e.g. SCOM, Solarwinds;
    • Network routers, switches, firewalls & load balancers;
    • Major vendor storage & SAN solutions e.g. NetApp
Desirable skills – exposure to any of the following would be highly desirable
  • ITIL Certification;
  • VMWare network architectures and best practices;
  • Virtual network implementation
  • TOGAF qualification
Reporting line:
  • Position reports to the Head of Infrastructure Delivery

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