Infrastructure Engineer

  • Upper St, London N1, UK
  • Contract

Job Description

Key responsibilities (please specify if the position is an individual one or part of a team): •            Assessing business requirement to make sure that it aligns with strategy and roadmap

•             Providing consultancy to define the IT scope and technical deliverables based on the     business requirement

•             Perform architecture impact assessment, define the governance path and get sign off from relevant governance bodies

•             Project resources engagements and support in workload assignment

•             Analysing low level business requirements to define the IT solution

•             Maintaining vendor relationships to understand existing and emerging tools/applications for infrastructure/security requirements

•             Following the internal process and governance to introduce new technology/tool to the bank

•             Conducting design workshops and engaging with Application/platform SMEs, application architects, business analysts, Security engineers, domain architects to deliver the overall solution

•             Deploying new service/moving the existing workload to cloud where possible, leveraging the best compromise between private, hybrid and public cloud offering within regulatory guidelines

•             Providing high level and low level cross functional infrastructure designs aligning with patterns, policies and standards.

•             Managing the infrastructure design and deliverables in agile manner

•             Obtaining design sign off from all project stakeholders, security and infrastructure design forums

•             Obtaining sign off from relevant architecture forums for designs which are impacting the existing architecture or introducing new architecture

•             Delivering IT solution cost and helping the project managers to complete financial workbook

•             Addressing any design queries during build phase and coordinating with build engineers to deliver the solution

•             Coordinating with project manager/delivery manager for Service delivery

•             Contributing in handover to BAU

Key Skills/Knowledge:

Enterprise Infrastructure Architecture

X86, Unix, Network, database, storage, middleware applications

Security principles

ETL tools- IBM infosphere/datastage

Public cloud- Azure, Google

Experience required:

•    Hands-on experience in designing and implementing enterprise infrastructure solutions.

•            Good Experience in designing ETL platforms like IBM infosphere/datastage

•            Good Exposure in Infrastructure platforms (X86, Unix, Network, Storage, middleware applications, Database)

•            Experience in designing and implementing Azure, GCP and IBM cloud solutions

Additional Information

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