Infrastructure Architect - Sydney

Job Title: Infrastructure Architect - Sydney
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales
Salary: AU$700 - AU$750 per day
Reference: 3585_1579042898
Contact Name: Gaurav Bagga
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 15, 2020 10:01

Job Description

Ayan Infotech has an urgent and immediate requirement for an Infrastructure Architect for a long term contract role in Sydney.

All applicants must have full work rights in Australia.

Title: Infrastructure Architect
Location: Sydney
Type: Contract (6 months + possible extension)

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Hands on experience in delivering high value System Integration projects.
  • Ability to understand and design the business resilience and data centre, DevOps and cloud strategies for customers across technology.
  • Deep understanding about the buildup of a Data center, cloud and DevOps. Should have been part of atleast a couple of Data center and Cloud builds.
  • Ability to perform independently consulting assessment reviews and assisting client organization with development, execution and testing of overall solution.
  • Detail and high level designing experience across multiple technologies.
  • Intimate knowledge and understanding of the methods used in performing risk analysis and business impact analyses
  • Ability to compartmentalize (or normalize) CAPEX (Capital Expenditure) and OPEX (Operation expenditure) of various projects/programs for presenting data to customer top management
  • Ability to present high level ROI (Return on Investment) and Total cost of ownership (TCO) figures to customer senior management during presentation and discussions
  • Deep understanding on various aspects of technology such as;
  1. Servers (UNIX and Wintel) especially on HCI, SDDC.
  2. Consolidation and Virtualization
  3. Data centre build and implementation
  4. Network (LAN and WAN)
  5. Database (Oracle/SQL/DB2 etc)
  6. Disaster Recovery/BCP
  7. Public and Private cloud knowledge
  8. DevOps and Tools
  • Good overall understanding of IT infrastructure design, IT operations, Data center maintenance, Vendor co-ordination, Voice & Data Network setups, Application development, private and public cloud and End User computing areas in order to review and assist in the preparation of recovery procedures in these areas
  • Experience in maturing independent programs and delivering them, independently.
  • Ability to calculate DC Power and Cooling requirements based on IT infrastructure design plans
  • Deep understanding of DC facility related setups of Fire Prevention, Physical Security Monitoring devices, Access Control setups, Surveillance setups through Audio and Video setups, Electrical build out etc.
  • Knowledge on Structured cabling design and implementation
  • Ability to plan and execute large desktop rollout activities
  • Excellent project management skills
  • Deep understanding of DC operations and ability to define SLA's, handle sudden change requests, handle rollback requirements etc.
  • Excellent ability to handle vendors (especially non IT related vendors)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills to effectively present findings and reports at the local and senior business management level
  • Strong technical background in one of the core IT Infrastructure areas like Platform/Network/Database (L3 or above)

We will be able to contact shortlisted candidates. We thank you in advance.