About the role
We have a unique and exciting new opening within our IT team at Joules for an Infrastructure Solutions Architect who will be responsible for the strategy, development and ongoing maintenance / support of Joules’ Infrastructure architecture.
The candidate must provide technical expertise and enterprise architectural solutions in infrastructure, hardware, hosting service and network areas. This role extends across Joules’ technical architecture landscape for all offices worldwide and encompasses the infrastructure to provide the services to the business now and in the future; this will incorporate growth plans as well as increasing the maturity level of the business to keep in line with evolving requirements to meet legislative and business related drivers.
Ability to effectively communicate, cooperate and collaborate; successful track record of effective vendor management.
Knowledge of emerging technologies and vendor landscape; ability to balance costs against benefits.
Understanding of business drivers and all stakeholders’ requirements; understanding of documentation; experience in capacity and performance management.
Experience in infrastructure related role; proven success on projects to transform technology solutions.
Hands-on experience and expertise with Windows concepts, Domains, Active Directory and its concepts, and the interaction between hardware, operating systems, network, data centre, and application software, Linux is a plus. Strong working knowledge of VMware or other virtual software.
Innovative approach to problem solving.
This is a fabulous career opportunity to be part of an exciting and growing retail business with a competitive salary and benefits package.