Data Center Architect

Job Title: Data Center Architect
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Perth CBD, Western Australia
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 10/2020
Reference: 205270_1597744752
Contact Name: Chathu Jayawardena
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 18, 2020 20:00

Job Description

Data Centre Architect

  • Initial 9-month contract starting in October
  • Work for a leading mining client based in the Perth CBD
  • Seeking experience with Microsoft & Cloud Infrastructure environments

A leading mining client based in the Perth CBD is seeking a high calibre, Data Center Architect to consult, design and deliver both private and public cloud hosting solutions.

Responsibilities include:

  • Design, build, implementation & migration of Server, Storage & Database solutions (VMWare, NetApp, CommVault & SQL);
  • Design & implementation of storage technology (preferably NetApp);
  • Design & implementation of backup technologies (Commvault, Dell EMC Data Domain).

Key skills:

  • Strong experience working in an architectural capacity delivering large scale Data Center Architecture solutions;
  • Experience working on large scale IT Project Delivery / Transformation projects;
  • Infrastructure (Server, Storage & Database) design, build, and migration experience (VMWare, NetApp, CommVault & SQL)
  • Implementation using skills in routing, switching and other data centre technologies such as Cisco Nexus, VMware NSX;
  • Server Operating Systems (e.g. Microsoft Windows and Linux);
  • Virtualization Platforms - VMware;
  • Workload Migration Automation Tools (Double-Take, Racemi);
  • Cloud Management Platforms (vrealize.);
  • Infrastructure provisioning & management (Ansible);
  • Familiarity with Security Architectures (how to govern/guide solutions based on such reference architectures, standards, and policies);
  • Technical/Team Leadership Experience;

Highly desirable:

  • Experience with Cloud Infrastructure (Azure or AWS IaaS, PaaS and serverless);
  • Experience with containerisation technologies like Docker and Kubernetes;
  • Design and implementation of cloud connectivity solution for Azure and AWS.

If you have the skills and experience for this position, please apply now via the link below to be considered.

Contact: Chathu Jayawardena - (08) 9423 1400 - (Job reference: 205270)