The Data Center/Server Architecture is a major contributor to the overall design of the network infrastructure environment. Our architect will partner with your engineers/architects, IT personnel and key business personnel to lead an enterprise wide design and implementing a Data Center and Server strategy. This includes the research and evaluation of new technologies to meet the IT business requirements for reliability, availability, and serviceability.
Lead effort to evaluate Data Center options to establish a model that meets IT cost requirement and supports key business metrics.
Evaluate and select a standard hardware and storage hardware.
Design a backup/recovery strategy that integrates with the Data Center/ Server strategy, as well as the Enterprise Architecture, while considering the global network design.
Develop technology roadmaps.
Develop test plans, implementation plans, and project timelines for various projects.
Research and evaluate suppliers and tools to manage and support the server environment.
Manage technology suppliers. Keep up to date with technology trends and recognise those that can drive the company's efficiency and price enhancements.
Solve complex problems with many variables.
Contributes to the development of standards, architectural governance, design patterns and IT practices.