Connecting to LinkedIn...

Connecting to LinkedIn...


Datacenter Architect

Job Title: Datacenter Architect
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: England,
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Contact Name: Matthew Watts
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

Montash are working with a World Leading Organisation who is seeking a Global Datacenter Architect.

They are seeking a dynamic and forward thinking Datacenter Architect that will be reporting directly to the Director of Architecture.

Key Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Ensure the successful migration and consolidation of datacenters to a single European base
  • Defining and maintaining the Infrastructure Architecture
  • Contributing to the design and validation of the infrastructure solution blueprint
  • Accountable for infrastructure standard portfolio & ensuring it is aligned with Global operations
  • Translate business needs into IT Infrastructure solutions
  • Manage installed infrastructure capacity
  • Collaborate globally with peers to maintain the Global Solution Inventory (GSI)
  • Keep up to date with market trends and recommend innovative & new technology solutions
  • Support the IT Manager and IT Project Managers with Architecture related issues

The Successful Candidate will have:

  • A minimum of 10 years' experience in IT Infrastructure roles
  • Experience in an Infrastructure Architect position
  • Deep knowledge of Datacenter Technologies
  • Great knowledge of storage & hardware platforms
  • Strong skills in networking & security technologies e.g. Firewall, WAN
  • Good knowledge of data base technologies
  • Superb stakeholder engagement skills
  • Delivery and 'Make It Happen' minded
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills
  • Engineering/Technical University degree level or equivalent through experience

The client has excellent career and succession planning, recognised as an individual leader. If you feel this role is applicable then please apply confidentially via the following link.

A highly competitive package is on offer for the right individual. If this excellent opportunity is of interest or for a conversation about the market in general, please contact Matthew Watts on +44 207 014 0230 or email at

Social Stream

Latest News


Humans remain largest security flaw in cloud ...

2016-10-21 14:00:00 +0100

With a vast number of companies moving some, if not all, of their operations to the cloud, security continues to be of major concern. Whilst there are numerous patches and firewalls to safeguard defences, it has been highlighted that the most difficult area to protect against is human interaction. This is the view of Jamie Woodruff, a penetration tester and ethical hacker. Woodruff’s views come after he was contracted to conduct a penetration test in or...


Offshore exploration providing boost for oil ...

2016-10-19 09:00:00 +0100

The oil and gas industry has had a notoriously challenging time of late, with the prices of oil plummeting and causing many firms to tighten their belts. However, offshore exploration is providing a much-needed bright spot for the sector, with an increasing number of governments becoming more accommodating. In the past week, it has been revealed that there are big changes afoot for Brazil’s petroleum laws. Shell has already begun to move on this opportu...