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Infrastructure Designer

  • Location: London
  • Salary: Up to £479.00 per day per day
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 13 days ago

  • Sector: Technology
  • Contact: Sam Johnson
  • Duration: 3 months
  • Start Date: asap
  • Expiry Date: 24 February 2023
  • Job Ref: JN -012023-476753

The Infrastructure Design team is responsible for the delivery of Infrastructure designs, their standards & design patterns and technology consultancy in the delivery of IT projects.

The role is all about…

  • Creation & development of high level and detailed infrastructure designs
  • Assessment of infrastructure costs within agreed solutions
  • Creation of adoption & roadmaps, reusable design patterns & standards, hardware & software Standard Operating Environments (SOE)
  • Development of operational and use case models for new technologies
  • Design Governance to ensure ongoing reliability, quality and adherence to architectural strategies & roadmaps.
  • Consultancy to approved projects during the estimating process; manday, cost, high level design and impact analysis

We need you to have...

  • The ability to work in a multi-disciplined environment
  • The ability to support the rationale behind financial cost estimates for a project's given scope
  • The ability to communicate to stakeholders at all levels
  • Excellent written and oral skills together with the ability to listen, assimilate and then translate new ideas into solid IT designs
  • Knowledge to support the design & architectural governance process, demonstrating technical experience and sound decision making skills
  • The skills to support & deliver continuous improvement within the organisation's capabilities

We would like you to have...

  • A broad range of design experience - the role holder will be an experienced IT professional, typically with a degree and business/ IT post-graduate professional education, with experience of influencing at a senior level.
  • Experience of designing solutions in financial services environments to meet business critical needs.
  • Experience and knowledge of agile development environments as well as more traditional waterfall delivery.

Technology scope:

Candidates should have relevant experience and exposure to current versions of the following technologies :

  • Operating systems; Windows Server, Red Hat Linux
  • Services; TCP/IP, DHCP, DNS, Active Directory
  • Database; Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle
  • Messaging/Collaboration; Exchange, MS Teams/Skype for Business, Sharepoint/Sharepoint Online
  • Virtualisation; VMWare ESXi
  • Desktop; Windows
  • Cloud; Office 365, Azure, AWS