Infrastructure Architect

Spencer Knight Recruitment Ltd
£65k - £75k + Excellent bens
09 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Infrastructure Architect

This is an excellent opportunity to join a dynamic global organisation who are at the cutting edge of technology. The data centre is a fast-paced exciting environment where you will be given a huge degree of autonomy. Not only will you be financially rewarded but discover huge rewards from working within this truly global organisation that is the number one leader in its field.

Skills (ideally):

  • Minimum 10+ years in IT Engineering or Architecture role
  • Deep Knowledge and industry recognised certification in one of the following technologies
    • VMware Private Cloud Stack based on;
      • VMware vCloud Suite 5.x/6.x
      • Cisco UCS
      • NetApp/IBM storage environment
      • RHEL/CENTOS & Windows Server OS
    • Design and implementation of Hadoop environments ideally based on Cloudera
    • Design and implementation of AWS based Solutions
  • Experience of directory services and Single Sign On Technologies
  • Experience of Remote access and terminal services
  • Understanding of Networking and security technologies
  • Understanding of Applications and Databases services
  • Understanding of Industry Compliance and Regulations such as ISO27001, PCI-DSS and the Data Protection Act
  • Ability to use scripting or programming languages


  • Use your technical expertise and hands on skills to lead IT projects for our customers
  • Finding pragmatic cost-effective solutions that balance business, design standards, operational support and security needs
  • Communicates project status, performance reports & service status to clients (Internal & External).
  • Participates as member of the internal Architecture Review Board for solution proposals.
  • Support sales and consultative activities with clients

There are many excellent benefits to be gained from working for this truly international business, and here are just a few more!

* Pension
* Private medical insurance
* Denplan
* Season ticket loan
* Life assurance (4 x salary)

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