Infrastructure Solutions Architect A specialist in infrastructure and deployment operating on an international basis is seeking an Infrastructure focused Solutions Architect to join them on a permanent basis. The role will involve working closely with clients to understand business needs, before defining and designing the technical solution. The role will demand excellent knowledge across a range of infrastructure focused technologies, as well as strong communication and customer focused skills. Key skills: - Extensive knowledge across HP, Cisco, Dell & Citrix hardware - Proven background in Microsoft Active Directory design - Experienced in VMware vSphere both design and deployment - Proficiency in Networking concepts including layer 2, layer 3, security and wireless Ideally you will have technical certifications to support your experience as a Technical Architect including any of the following: - MCSE desirable - VCP desirable - CCNA/CCNP desirable - RHCE desirable - TOGAF desirable You will be working closely with the customer from a pre-sales perspective, identifying opportunities and generating proposals through to producing design documentation and presenting technical solutions. The Solutions Architect will be tasked with working closely with customers, and as such approximately 5 days per month will be spent on customer site - predominantly across the UK and Europe. The chosen Solution Architect will deliver value to customers from day one, and have the opportunity to grow into a true SME within Infrastructure Architecture. If you are interested in this opportunity, please apply now with your updated CV in word/PDF format. Notwithstanding any guidelines given to level of experience sought, we will consider candidates from outside this range if they can demonstrate the necessary competencies. Square One is acting as both an employment agency and an employment business, and is an equal opportunities recruitment business. Square One embraces diversity and will treat everyone equally: Please see our website for our full diversity statement.