Infrastructure Architect

Job Title: Infrastructure Architect
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Bella Vista, New South Wales
Salary: AU$850 - AU$950 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 174294_1497308143
Contact Name: Nick Munro
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 13, 2017 08:55

Job Description

Infrastructure Architect

The role of Infrastructure Solution Architect will see you responsible for the following -

  • Working with the teams, partners and vendors which deliver Infrastructure services across the entire environment
  • Providing advanced technical leadership for projects.
  • Designing IT solutions in the context of the environment, and financial resources, based on business requirements that complements existing and future services.
  • Describing and documenting systems in ways that are meaningful to the audience.
  • Advising on the delivery of the Low Level Design by technology partners.
  • Reviewing Low Level Designs to ensure consistency with architecture standards, principles and requirements.
  • Developing an understanding of the relationships between technical services and applications and the crossovers to linking services.
  • Contributing to infrastructure related policy developments within IT.
  • Contributing to standards and reference architecture via Infrastructure Design Authority ratification of designs.
  • Working closely with the Technical Architects to align new work programs to Service Catalogue offerings.

Key Selection Criteria

  • Ability to design IT solutions based on business requirements that complements existing and future services.
  • Sound understanding of Business Process & IT Systems.
  • Good knowledge of finance for the purpose of solution quotation and business case development.
  • Ability to quickly analyse and identify problems that may impact quality and cost of service.
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Adept in both waterfall and agile project methodologies.
  • Relationship building skills.
  • Understanding of IT trends.
  • Ability to adapt quickly to new technologies and changing business requirements.

With specific experience in:

  • Gathering and assisiting with the creation of Functional and non functional Requirements
  • Creation of high level infrastructure design artefacts.
  • Advanced document writing skills.
  • Infrastructure architect with extensive experience in large enterprise environments preferably in retail, logistics, banking/Finance.
  • Good all round infrastructure architecture/design experience in;
    • Data Centre
    • Virtualization
    • Cloud
    • Distributed/remote sites/Branch offices.
    • Networking (LAN/WAN/Wifi)