Only Solution Architect certified in CCNA and CCIE, has Cisco Networking (Route/Switches) experience will be considered.
You will work as a consultative team member on IT Infrastructure Systems implementation, software product implementations, enhancements and integrations, work with different IT support teams, Business Process Management team and with Program Management team. Expertise and work efforts are focused on the analysis of the customer's business goals, objectives, needs and the general business environment to solve technical problems. Duties may be performed at customer's site. Specific duties include:
-Facilitate cross-functional work groups that include all levels of the organization to provide design/architectural reviews, to solve any problems and/or improve efficiencies.
-Design and develop systems spanning across IT operations, administration, networks, infrastructure, applications, databases and service desk.
-Oversee the planning and execution of technology operational changes, support, enhancements, decommissions and maintenance to meet contractual needs.
-Utilize reach back into the Corp CIO/ETSS organization to ensure the use of industry best practice based processes and procedures for managing the technology environment, as well as adherence to Serco technology standards and enterprise solutions.
-Consult with appropriate management staff to clarify system and program requirements, identifies problems, and determines the extent of upgrades/modifications and support required.
-Develop project plans and schedules, contingency plans, workflow diagrams, and maintains operational and system documentation. Required Skills A Bachelor degree. At least 10 years of experience along with project management experience. An Expert in Virtual infrastructure (desktop and server). Experience designing environments with VMware vSphere and Horizon; designing environments that include Storage virtualization and capacity management; designing environments that include EMC (or other) SAN and NAS technology; HCI (Hyper-Converged Infrastructure) experience with other systems such as Dell, Tintri, etc; Cisco UCS hardware; architecting physical Infrastructure to support Enterprise Applications. Expert in Windows Server and LINUX Redhat; Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop; Nutanix hardware platforms. General Knowledge of Cisco Networking environment. Experience providing Infrastructure support for Appian and Sapien is a plus. Change Management and Project Management experience.