- Job description
Define the technical architecture for the Infrastructure Design documentation and work with all components for the integration and implementation
Co-ordinate vendor services related to technology selection and implementation
Work with Application Architect to determine how technology can be applied to meet the business needs
Collaborate with Server, Storage, Database, Middleware, Network Architect/Specialist to determine overall infrastructure structure, distribution and communication architecture
Collaborate with Solutions Architect to align Infrastructure solution to the overall solution design
Presents the technical solution and reviews any risks or other issues related to the technology
Present and seek approval of the Infrastructure Design to Enterprise Design Authority
Provide technical support during the development of the application solution
Work with the other architects to explore specific solutions and define the scope of the project.
Define the architecture of the infrastructure, ensuring that it meets the business requirements and performance goals as defined by the client’s long-term direction.
Work with other architects and designers to ensure that the infrastructure components (Server, Storage, Database, etc.) are integrated as defined in the requirements.
Fully understand the capabilities and limitations of the infrastructure components (Server, Storage, Database, Facilities, High Availability, and Disaster Recovery).
Review and integrate the infrastructure architecture requirements for production and non-production
+ Basic qualifications
Ability to identify and define infrastructure architecture components as new requirements arise
Ability to define the complete infrastructure environment
Ability to maintain current knowledge of all relevant infrastructure technology developments and seek opportunities to deploy new technologies that benefit the client
Ability to assemble and test infrastructure components
Ability to provide technical leadership on client engagement, including serving as a resource to the project team and the client by evaluating and proposing technical alternatives for resolving business and technology issues
Ability to create architecture scope, definition, construction, and execution
Ability to design and develop cost effective solutions that meet functional, technical, and performance requirements
Ability to map business requirements to technology capability
Ability to identify gaps and omissions in the end-to-end solution
Ability to review project deliverables for completeness, quality, and compliance with established project standards