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Contract Type: Contract
Location: Berkshire, England
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 6 months
REF: INFRA/BERK/ROB_1534842277
Contact Name: Robert Hudson
Contact Email:
Job Published: 8 months ago

Job Description

Cloud Infrastructure Architect


Based in Reading

We have an exciting opportunity to play a key role in helping a major telecoms client transform to cloud-based services. They are looking for a proven Technical Architect, who can deliver server hardware, operating systems, databases and other infrastructure, bu governing a key partner in their delivery.

Your role would involve:

  • Owning technical and commercial deliveries for server infrastructure deliveries including:
    • Hardware technologies (compute + storage)
    • Server operating systems such as Microsoft, RHEL
    • Database technologies such as Oracle, MongoDB etc.
    • Virtualisation technology such as VMWare, KVM etc.
  • Provide technical governance of the existing partner delivering server infrastructure services
  • Provide leadership, direction and guidance to teams within the business and strategic partners for server infrastructure services

Required skills and background:

  • Proven ability to deliver infrastructure solutions that meet business requirements
  • Excellent understanding of IT infrastructure fundamentals including
    • server hardware technology
    • storage technology such as CEPHs, SAN
    • cloud services such as Iaas, Paas
    • Virtualisation technologies such as VMWare, KVM, containerisation
    • Server OS and Database technologies
    • Knowledge and experience of Openstack
    • Ability to govern key delivery partners

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