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Developing, maintaining, and governing IT architectures to support the organization's objectives.
Mastering Emerging Technologies
Take on diverse projects for clients spanning various industries, gaining exposure to a range of cutting-edge technologies and methodologies.
Progression opportunities for your career as the organization achieves new heights.
Infrastructure IT Architect @ Technology Company
Company: Technology Company
Position: Infrastructure IT Architect
Ottawa-centric industry leader specializing in customEnterprise IT Infrastructure solutions. With a history dating back to the early 2000s, this organization has established itself as a prominent figure in the IT sector.
Their core mission is focused on empowering clients with cutting-edge technology solutions that drive digital transformation. They excel in delivering robust, fully integrated IT Infrastructure solutions, including data security measures. Through collaboration with leading providers, they optimize processes for medium and large enterprises.
This dedicated team of specialists is committed to addressing a variety of business challenges with meaningful, tailored results. As they continue to adapt and evolve, they remain a trusted partner in IT solutions, consistently delivering excellence. Grounded in a spirit of exploration and advancement, they look to invite an Infrastructure IT Architect to contribute to the ongoing success of projects and embark with the team on a journey of innovation.
Skills & Experience
Motivated and driven individual with a roll-up-your-sleeves attitude
Encompasses a holistic understanding of application, data, and infrastructure technologies
Ability to showcase leadership and good example is integral to this role, where you will serve as a role model and technology specialist
Proven Track Record
Architecting and delivering solutions for projects of significant value and scale, making you adept at driving successful outcomes
Computer science, computer engineering, or technology management, reflecting your deep knowledge in cloud technologies and infrastructure
Customer engagement, both internal and external, which positions you as a versatile contributor capable of planning, coordinating projects, balancing priorities, and solving complex problems
Summary of the Role
Reporting to the Infrastructure Manager, the IT Architect plays a vital role in developing, maintaining, and governing IT architectures to support the organization’s objectives.
As an IT Architect, you will collaborate with key business stakeholders to contribute and influence business strategies. You will research and analyze technology, industry, and market trends, delivering objective assessments to support client’s with informed decision-making.Your responsibilities include developing, reviewing, and approving IT Architecture procedures and documentation while deploying and supporting various technologies. You will additionally participate in the creation of cost estimates and business cases based on objective data to support proposals, aligning with the organization’s financial objectives.
You will focus on driving the resolution of gaps and deficiencies in solution designs while also being responsible for creating, implementing, and maintaining data centre infrastructure.There will be a specific emphasis on VMware virtualization, NSX, enterprise networking, and backup solutions.
Beyond the technical aspects you will act as an ambassador for the company both internally and externally at key stakeholder events.
This opportunity offers the prospect of collaborating with a leading player in the IT services sector, one that is unwaveringly committed to meeting customer demands by mastering emerging technologies. You will be challenged by taking on diverse projects for clients spanning various industries, gaining exposure to a range of cutting-edge technologies and methodologies. This position will involve staying at the forefront of innovation and the latest advancements in technology where you can contribute to shaping the future of IT services.
You will be fully immersed in a high-paced, entrepreneurial setting, with the autonomy to be creative and share ideas. Amongst a collaborative team, you will drive transformative changes and explore new avenues of challenges and solutions. This presents boundless opportunities for you to acquire new skills, develop professionally, and engage in exciting projects. In this exceptionally entrepreneurial milieu, you will work closely with colleagues from various technical backgrounds along with some of the industry’s finest leaders to guide and support your development.
You will present IT strategies and roadmaps to senior audiences, creating audience-appropriate collateral and utilizing communication tools to convey complex ideas. Mentorship will also be an important aspect of your role as you collaborate with and support team members in their skill development, contributing to a culture of continuous learning and improvement. Moreover, you will lead specific governance processes to ensure effective oversight of strategies and plans, incorporating all relevant inputs into key decision-making.