We are looking for an infrastructure architect to join a high profile project. The main objective of this assignment is to procure specialist skill set for the HO DACC Strategic Service, a new build and design is required now to move the DACC Alpha and Beta system to a new Home Office strategic hosting in AWS. It has been agreed by the DACC that new skills are required to progress with the build into Home Office Hosting in AWS. The move has identified an urgent need for resource to cover the business-critical elements of the DACC system. The required service support request is for UCS Operational skills (System Configuration and Deployment) Strong UCS Administration and knowledge and experience with in-depth hardware management skills providing low level technical design and assurance. Travel Croydon as required 95% Farnborough as required 5% Cody Technology Park Old Ively Road Farnborough Hampshire GU14 0LX
The delivery of infrastructure solutions, including High and Low level Infrastructure designs & Solution Transition / Delivery plans. To manage stakeholders : Technical SMEs to Senior Business Users to deliver solutions. To identify options, costs, issues and risks for business stakeholders and make recommendations. Translate Business Requirements into Technical Requirements/ Designs. To ensure that designs comply with security policy/ constraints. Produce design documents that are acceptable to allow service transition and support.
ESSENTIAL experience 1. Gold build of all DACC System Servers and workstation to include management of IP address allocation and management and configuration of all DACC System sub-nets for DACC system components 2. Internetworking :Configuration Support and Monitoring of Cisco Nexus Network Administration. 3. Support and continual configuration of DACC current HP and Cisco UCS Hardware Environment. 4. Storage management and planning for Data Migration (Lunar to HO Strategic AWS) 5. Undertake day to day software infrastructure support in line with documented ITIL based processes DESIRABLE 1. In-depth knowledge of hardware platforms 2. Cisco Technologies (UCS, Nexus, ACI) 3. Storage Management (SAN, NAS and tape devices) 4. Device Control Management 5. Log Management 6. Backup Management.
This role has been deemed to be outside IR35 - Please note that the client has determined that the off-payroll working rules will not apply to this assignment.