The Infrastructure Architect reports to the Manager of Infrastructure Architecture and is responsible for designing and supporting highly available, high performing and cost optimized enterprise computing platforms to support the Firm’s technology needs. The specific area of focus will include the strategy, architecture and implementation of hosted cloud solutions, including both public facing IaaS / PaaS / SaaS solutions, as well as private cloud solutions within the Firm’s internal datacenters, brought together to meet the needs of the Firm. The scope of this role includes heavy participation in success criteria definition, evaluation and comparison of solutions, development of presentation quality technical documents, working with vendors and consultants and influencing colleagues and management to gain support. The architect will play a leading role in defining and executing a multi-year cloud migration strategy for the Firm, including establishing automation. The architect should understand solutions as well as have the experience to engage stakeholders and colleagues alike to achieve defined business outcomes.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform the Duties and Responsibilities (Duties) above satisfactorily and meet the requirements below. The requirements listed below are representative of the minimum knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job. If you need such an accommodation, please email email@example.com (current employees should contact Human Resources).
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