Solutions Architect / IT Solutions Architect

  • Location:

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Dev Ops, Cloud & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:

    Many Benefits

  • Contact:

    Jamie Dalziel

  • Contact email:

    jamie.dalziel@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/522580

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-08-03

  • Startdate:

    02/05/2019 15:46:25

Solutions Architect
Central London / West End

This role will suit you if you love Technology and want to be in a business where you are using cutting edge tools and delivering best of breed solutions for hosted environments.

You'll not be scared of AWS or Azure and be strangely attracted to the thought of the Google Compute Engine without knowing why!

You will work with the Technical Services Director to assist with the identification of products and services which would serve to develop our portfolio of managed services products
You will work to gain skills relevant to your position with specific emphasis on Storage, Backup, Replication and Hyper Cloud Services

As a Solutions Architect, you are required to work closely with the sales function to assist in accurate client requirement capture, solution design, solution pricing and presentation along with the creation and preparation of documentation to support the sales proposal and contract process.

You will work with the Technical Services Director to assist with the identification of products and services which would serve to develop our portfolio of managed services products

You will work to gain skills relevant to your position with specific emphasis on Storage, Backup, Replication and Hyper Cloud Services

Skills, Knowledge and Experience

* Broad understanding of hosting and infrastructure technologies including: VMWare, Hyper V, Dell Server and Storage Family, EMC Software and Storage Solutions
* Working knowledge of Hyper Cloud providers such as AWS and Azure
* Good knowledge of the Managed Hosting sector, related products and its dynamics
* Excellent operational delivery skills
* Project management experience
* Experience of technical pre-sales in a hosted environment (Desirable)
* Expertise in server hardware and software, Cisco networking and security technology, Linux and Windows environments and deployment of clustered/mirrored robust database architectures (Desirable)
* Experience in attaining industry compliance standards (Desirable)

Awesome benefits package to include:
* Complimentary lunch once a month
* Day off on your Birthday
* Breakfast on us every day
* Free on-site car parking
* Snacks, drinks and fruit all day, everyday
* Pension
* Share save and childcare voucher schemes

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.