Infrastructure Architect


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Job Summary

Job Type

Senior (≥ 6 yrs)

Years of Experience
At least 10 years

Tech Stacks

Job Description

  • Map high level architectural ambiguity driven by customer requirements, product roadmaps etc., to highly scalable architecture designs.
  • Primarily responsible for architecting and delivering datacenter and hybrid Cloud solutions for our customers.
  • Consulting with client stakeholders on strategies for deployment of new Cloud technology implementations, monitoring and optimization of existing equipment
  • Delivering end-to-end infrastructure management solutions for our customers
  • Improving infrastructure operations through better use of monitoring, coding and scripting best practices
  • Automating infrastructure migration to Cloud environments
  • Implementing Cloud governance, build, deployment and monitoring standards for the clients
  • Supports our clients as they improve agility and resilience, and identifies opportunities to reduce IT operations spend through automation and Cloud journey
Responsibility % of time spent

This Will Involve

20% Analysis of system requirements

  • Analyses existing systems to ensure they offer adequate security and are effectively meeting the needs of the organization
  • Coordinate with all areas of the organization to see that the system is working as optimally as it should.
  • Analyze business requirements to identify where they can integrate new hardware, operating systems, or connectivity solutions.

40% Technology Evaluation, Recommendations, and Improvements

This is the major part of the overall responsibility of this role, involving the following:
  • Participating in evaluating the right product/technologies, identifying best practices and lessons learned
  • Provide feedback to leadership and incorporate this information into future integration plans
  • Recommend alternative technologies or improvements to enhance information systems to support organizational goals. Present the recommendations clearly and understandably to senior management.

30% Lead, Design and Review of New Systems

This Part Is To Focus On

  • Leading the design and review processes for new systems
  • Develop and document the proposed technical design for the integration and implementation of any new software, working across the IT department
  • Supporting technology change management through effective impact analysis and appropriate corrective measures

10% Supplier and Partner Management

This Role Will Also Need To

  • Manage and maintain the relationship with partners and suppliers
U nderstand the technology development roadmap and align the same with the client business and technology needs. 10%

Bachelor of Engineering / Technology / Science


  • Minimum 10 Yrs. experience in Datacenter and Cloud technologies
  • 8 years of experience in Architecture and Design

Knowledge and skills (general and technical) Technical skills

  • Experience with administering virtual private Clouds based on VMWare or Nutanix.
  • Experience in Micro-services architecture and Kubernetes will be an added advantage
  • Prior experience in managing large and complex hybrid cloud environments
  • Experience with hyper converged infrastructure & Software defined datacenter solutions would be an added advantage
  • Demonstrated experience on cross-functional business initiatives
  • Understanding of Hyperscalers and public cloud and various options and connectivity solutions between Public cloud and On Prem
  • Should be familiar with cloud native services
  • Good background and experience on cloud security

Nice to have

  • Exposure to Ansible, Python and Terraform
  • Understanding of current networking including SDN for Datacentre and SDWAN for WAN.
  • Understanding of Cyber Security in modern Data Centre and hybrid Cloud
  • Cloud Automation experience would be an added advantage

People skills

  • Readiness to work in a multi-cultural environment

Other Requirements (licenses, Certifications, Specialized Training)

  • Excellent communication both verbal and written skills
  • Excellent Analytical and troubleshooting skill.
  • Focus on Delivery and Customer Service, an eye for detail.
  • Team Player
  • Methodical approach to problem solving
  • Proven track record of building consensus, negotiation, and diplomacy


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