Required Skills:

  • 15+ years’ experience in a production IT environment managing enterprise IT Application infrastructure, hardware, hosting service and network areas at least 6-8 years of Enterprise Architect experiences.
  • Demonstrated understanding of network and data center architecture, including cloud architectures in design, implementation, and operations such as Google, Web services, Amazon, and Azure.
  • Knowledge of security design principles ensuring secure, scalable, and supportable network design architectures.
  • Expertise knowledge in PCI (payment Card Industry), ISO 270001, SOX, Governance, Risk and Compliance solution design and implementation.
  • Ability to write architectural design documents or review design documents provided by others.
  • Knowledge and understanding of industry trends and new technologies and ability to apply trends to architectural needs.
  • Preferred CISA, CISSP and PCIP certification

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Acts as expert for infrastructure teams in the plan, design, and delivery of IT solutions.
  • Advises teams of IT technology standard requirements, methodology and processes.
  • Drives short- & long-term architecture strategy for the overall IT project portfolio for key business segments.
  • Participates in proof of concepts to assist in defining technology direction and enabling business strategy.
  • Develops long-term strategy for historical data retention and archival plan for storage needs.
  • Defines data retention, backup, and recovery methods and plans.
  • Develops enterprise standards to ensure compatibility and integration of multi-vendor platforms.
  • Design and develop infrastructure blueprints for the implementation of new solutions.
  • Responsible for impact analysis and design modifications to existing systems to support new solutions.
  • Develops specifications for interfaces from existing to new systems.
  • Maintain a common documentation library of standardized procedures and configurations.
  • Provide third level support for incidents and problems in designated areas of expertise.
  • Experience developing IT and cloud infrastructure.
  • Positive outlook in meeting challenges and working to a high level.
  • DevOps and business analysis Automating Azure deployments using PowerShell.