Comms Infrastructure Architect x2

Definitive Recruitment Limited
United Kingdom
£50k - £60k pa + £7K Car All, 8% Bonus
05 Oct 2017
07 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Comms Infrastructure Architect, West London, £50-60K + 8% Bonus, £7K Car Allowance + Bens. Degree educated with a 2.1 or higher, you will have a background as a Comms Infrastructure Architect.

Experience required:

*A background in a similar position
*Experience in the team portfolio
*Proven experience in the allocated portfolio building blocks (certification is a plus)
*Proven experience in infrastructure solution implementation
*Experience in scripting
*Vendor certification in focus topic
*Proven experience in analysis and design of infrastructure solutions
*Proven experience in fundamental infrastructure and hardware security standards
*Proven experience in relevant process standards (e.g. ITIL)
*Proven experience in assessment of implementation efforts and economic efficiency

Technical skills:

*Profound knowledge on architecting, designing and implementation of infrastructures
*Profound knowledge on analysis, management, and monitoring of infrastructures
*Experience in troubleshooting of complex issues
*Knowledge on cabling, technical rooms, DC and public/private Cloud requirements
*Profound knowledge on Telco carrier technologies ( unmanaged lines, MPLS, toll-free numbers, DDI, POTS, PRI) and how to deploy global dial plans and global IP networks
*Profound knowledge on LAN, WLAN, WAN technologies and protocols (unmanaged lines, MPLS, BGP, OSPF, IS-IS ). Will be valued:
oExperience in QoS and WAN acceleration implementations
oExperience in SD network implementations ( LAN, WAN, and DC)
oKnowledge in virtualization and NSX concepts
oKnowledge in API development ( REST, JSON / XML, PYTHON )

*Profound knowledge on IP telephony, VOIP systems and Unify communications (messaging, presence, telepresence, conferencing and voice) as well as traditional PBX.
*Expertise in analysis and design of Call Centre solutions:
oAgents & Supervisors functions
oACD & call flows
oCTI & JTAPI integrations
*Knowledge in scripting of Call Centre solutions
*Expertise in design and implementing IT-security and data protection concepts (Firewalling, Load balancing, VPN, Encryption, Authentication)
*Knowledge in collaboration solutions ( Lync, WebEx, Office 365 )
*Experience in complex, difficult and international projects
*Multivendor experience preferred

Main Responsibilities:

*Define corporate-wide standards and adapt global standards of assigned areas of the team portfolio in coordination with the solution architect and the lead of the respective domain
*Identify and realize innovation potentials within business processes using IT-infrastructure in coordination with the business departments
*Manage external providers technically in designing and implementing solution architectures and concepts
*Design and implement solution architectures and concepts in the context of projects
*Plan development of platforms and infrastructure
*Lead projects of delimited IT-solutions with impact on few departments and less than 15 man-days effort
*Consult and support other divisions within solutions delivery in application integration and development
*Implement projects in close collaboration with other stakeholders (strategic business solutions, solution delivery, service delivery, business departments)
*Create necessary project documentation and transfer operation manuals
*Provide 3rd level support within the organizational unit

This Comms Infrastructure Architect role can be based in West London, Germany or Spain and pays c£50-60K base, 8% bonus, £7K Car Allowance, pension, healthcare etc. Some European travel is required.

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