IT Infastructure Architect
ALPHARETTA, GA 30004
Our customer in the Alpharetta, GA area is currently looking for an IT Infrastructure Architect to join their team on long term direct hire basis.
The Infrastructure Architect will provide strategic uses of infrastructure, network, and operations as an asset to create and deliver technology strategies. These strategies are to optimize the use of technology resources related to hardware, physical systems & platforms. In addition, this role will apply network, computing platform and operations strategies to guide the organization to valuable investments in hardware and platform infrastructure using a diverse catalogue of technology to accomplish these results.
Apply design methodology that consistently yields the right level of technical design documentation, develop technical solutions that conform both to customer requirements and software development standards
Review, cost and design optimized infrastructure solutions based on understanding of costs and returns
Participate and recommend prioritization through the project implementation process
Hands-on hardware or networking may be required to demonstrate component selection & prototyping
Utilize understanding of industry infrastructure, virtualization, hyper-converged server infrastructure, and software trends to innovate and provide new project/product ideas within the investment lifecycle
Creates and promotes re-usable system and reference architectures for company infrastructure, including conceptual, logical, and detail design diagrams and other diagrams as required
Ensures projects do not duplicate functionality or diverge from business and technology strategies.
Collaborates with Enterprise and other domain Architects within a matrixed Enterprise Architecture function. Supports the ongoing development and sustainability of an enterprise blueprint to improve decision making and agility.
Participate in governance mechanisms and ensure that deliveries meet or exceed standards
Assist in problem resolution & support the development team through consultation & problem research.
Supports vendor and contractor oversight and management.
Develops and establishes relevant metrics to drive results.
Maintains a current technical skill-set.
Stays on top of the latest technology trends; actively seeks transformative, game-changing , applications of technologies.
Proven oral and written communication and presentation skills
Strong relationship development with all primary and secondary stakeholders
Detail-oriented with excellent analytical and problem solving skills
Works as equals with engineering/development staff for optimal design/delivery
Communicates infrastructure concepts to all levels of management
Addresses infrastructure reusability and services
Ensures that expected infrastructure quality attribute levels are achieved
Requirements and Education:
-B.S. in Information Technology or related discipline or in lieu of degree 12 + years experience within IT Infrastructural Architecture
- M.S. in Business or Information Systems
- 8 + years of developing infrastructure architectures
- Prefer experience in the energy sector or past work with industrial control environments
- Certification & Licensure: CITA-S or equivalent Technology/industry certification (Infrastructure Architecture Certification; Cloud Solution Architect Certification) CITA-P or 3 or more Technology/industry certifications
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