Sr Infrastructure Architect, Archimate

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Odyssey Information Services
togaf, Active Directory, Architectural design, Architecture, Backup, Blueprint, CFS, Capacity management, Configuration, DHCP, DNS, Data centers, Data retention, Documentation, GTS, Hardware, Hosting, IT, IT infrastructure, Impact analysis, Implementation, Infrastructure, Infrastructure architecture, Integration, Interfaces, Linux, Microsoft Windows, Network protocols, Networking, Operating systems, Performance tuning, Production, Project management, Recovery, Security, Senior management, Software, Specification, Storage, Strategy, System monitoring, Systems analysis, TCP/IP, Troubleshooting, Unix, VMware
Full Time
Depends on Experience

Job Description

The Infrastructure Architect is responsible for the development and ongoing maintenance / support of Provide technical expertise and architectural solutions in infrastructure, hardware, hosting service and network areas.

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for complete infrastructure design, systems analysis, security, data center operation, network & voice communication.
  • Acts as expert for infrastructure teams in the plan, design, and delivery of IT solutions.
  • Advises teams of IT technology standard requirements, methodology and processes.
  • Drives short & long term architecture strategy for the overall IT project portfolio for key business segments.
  • Participates in proof of concepts to assist in defining technology direction and enabling business strategy.
  • Communicates and validates program architecture with infrastructure team, project management team, and technology services management team.
  • Conducts end-to-end technical plan design.
  • Develops long-term strategy for historical data retention and archival plan for storage needs.
  • Defines data retention, backup, and recovery methods and plans.
  • Develops enterprise standards to ensure compatibility and integration of multi-vendor platforms.
  • Design and develop infrastructure blueprints for the implementation of new solutions.
  • Responsible for impact analysis and design modifications to existing systems to support new solutions.
  • Develops specifications for interfaces from existing to new systems.
  • Maintain a common documentation library of standardized procedures and configurations
  • Provide third level support for incidents and problems in designated areas of expertise.
  • Communicate and collaborate with local IT staff as well as colleagues in other parts of the world (COS, CFS, GTS Team in New York) for configuration, troubleshooting.

Required

  • Bachelor's degree, master is a plus.
  • 10+ years’ experience in a production IT environment managing enterprise IT infrastructure, hardware, hosting service and network areas.
  • Ability to write architectural design documents or review design documents provided by others.
  • Knowledge and understanding of industry trends and new technologies and ability to apply trends to architectural needs.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Must have a thorough knowledge of the Windows concepts, Domains, Active Directory and its concepts, and the interaction between hardware, operating systems, network, data center, and application software, Linux and Unix is a plus.
  • Experience with Archimate is required
  • Strong working knowledge of VMware or other virtual software.
  • Deep understanding of TCP, IP and other network protocols. Familiarity with DNS, DHCP and other network services.
  • Knowledge of managing a data center in terms of systems monitoring, capacity planning and performance tuning.
  • TOGAF Certification preferred


Company Information

For nearly 20 years, we have been partnering with clients across the country to provide enterprise IT consulting, recruiting, and professional and managed service projects. At Odyssey Information Services, we don’t believe in a one-solution-fits-all approach. We know every business is unique. That’s why we’ll take the time to listen to your technology concerns, learn about what’s important to your business and understand your company’s expectations. From there, we’ll work together to develop a sustainable plan that is fully customized to overcome your specific IT challenges and reach your goals.

Dice Id : odysseyi
Position Id : 6607356
Originally Posted : 3 weeks ago