Infrastructure Enterprise Architect - Farnborough

Recruiter
Experis LTD
Location
Farnborough
Salary
60000.0000
Posted
16 Apr 2017
Closes
16 May 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Infrastructure Enterprise Architect - Farnborough

One of the UK's Leading Partners in Science and Technology Research is looking for an Infrastructure Enterprise Architect to come and join their dedicated IT Strategy and Planning Team. They are a global organisation that is predominantly based in Europe, North America and Australia, but are going into emerging markets in Africa and South East Asia.

You will be joining an existing team that has a vital role to play, working with a number of Business, IT leadership, and subject matter experts to build a view of the organisational strategy, processes, information, and information technology assets.

Responsibilities

  • Alignment of IT strategy and planning with company's business goals
  • Optimise information management through an increasing understanding of evolving business needs and technology capabilities
  • Strategic responsibility for the company's IT systems and services
  • Promotion of shared infrastructure and applications to reduce costs and improve information flow. Ensure that projects do not duplicate functionality or diverge from each other and business and IT strategies.
  • Work with Solutions Architect(s) and Business Analysts to sponsor their designs and provide a consensus based solution that is scalable, adaptable and in synchronisation with ever changing business needs.
  • Risk Management of data, information and IT assets through appropriate standards and security policies, ensure policies are supportive of corporate direction, and reviewed annually to ensure relevance.
  • Direct involvement in the development and governance of policies, standards and guidelines that direct the selection, development, implementation and use of Information Technology within the enterprise.
  • Build employee knowledge and skills in specific areas of expertise through brown bag sessions, formal presentations and general Q&A opportunities
  • Troubleshoot complex and intermittent problems to tight timeframes whilst under pressure
  • Provide strategic consultation to the business and its subsidiaries projects and service development initiatives in defining or designing business processes and functions, as well as in researching, identifying and internally marketing enabling technologies based on customer requirements

About You

  • Experienced Enterprise Architect
  • Strong understanding of Infrastructure led Enterprise Solutions
    • Physical / Virtualisation Servers
    • Microsoft Servers / Dell Server / VMWare
  • Ideally TOGAF, Zachman, MODAF or DODAF certified
  • Relevant domain level certification such as CCDP / CCIE, MCSE, OSCP, LPIC-3 etc. or equivalent providing evidence of advanced domain level knowledge and capabilities
  • Extensive experience in managing the design of secure solutions in a complex IT environment

Location

The position is based in Farnborough, and will require candidates to go through Security Clearance process after starting. The candidate must also be willing to go through the Developed Vetting process if required. If you require additional information about this please contact me.

Salary

£60,000 + Benefits with excellent opportunities for progression and development

If you are interested please apply. If you are unsure if you are eligible or would like to hear more please call me on