We have an excellent opportunity for an experienced Solution Architect. Our clients are looking to engage an experienced contractor for a 12 month period, starting in the early new year, The successful candidate will be responsible for specifying the optimum technical & most cost effective solution architectures. A core deliverable will be to ensure that technology architectures are aligned to a set of architectural standards. The successful contractor will be working on key strategic programmes and will need to have experience defining solutions, architectures and strategies for multiple areas that include storage, compute, LAN/WAN, database and OS layer. Knowledge of current trends in infrastructure architecture such as converged and hyper-converged topologies, containerisation, SDN, cloud computing and security concepts are highly desirable. So too is knowledge of open source technologies that can be used to compliment or replace COTS products.
In terms of your personal attributes you will have excellent communication skills and be comfortable dealing with colleagues at all levels of the organisations. An ability to clearly articulate, communicate & promote their solution designs is a key requirement. A proven track record mentoring and coaching more junior members of staff is required.
This is a 12 month day rate contract based in Dublin, candidates mush have the right to work in Ireland without sponsorship – EU Passport Stamp 4 / 1G. When applying please clearly outline your current contract rate and availability date