Systems Architect - Network/Windows - Perm - Glasgow - Market rate

Reference:
CS/12321
Sector:
IT - Business Change, System Architecture
Salary/Rate:
Negotiable
Location:
Strathclyde
Job Type:
Permanent
Date Posted:
31 / 5 / 2017
Systems Architect - Network/Windows - Perm - Glasgow - Market rate

We have one of the most interesting and varied infrastructure vacancies we have seen for a long time. Working with our Glasgow based client, the successful Systems Architect will not only take ownership of all aspects of the businesses cloud and physical infrastructure, but you will also have hands on technical implementation and support duties to ensure you keep your technical skills in tact as well. To be considered for this opportunity you should have the following skills and attributes:

Personal attributes:
- A strong communicator able to take ownership of the current infrastructure
- Self starter able to work on your own initiative while reporting directly to the CTO
- Ability to share your knowledge and skills with more junior members of the IT team
- Ability to project manage and participate in the implementation of technical solutions
- Positive and innovative in your approach to work
- Able to review new and emerging technologies and advise the business accordingly

Technical skills:
- Strong networking skills - LAN, WAN, Routers, Firewalls etc.
- Knowledge of load balancing
- Experience with phone systems (VoIP, QOS etc.)
- Demonstrable knowledge of Single Sign on solutions
- Knowledge of network and information security
- Server administration (Windows, Linux etc.)
- Knowledge of Hyper-V, MySQL, File Servers etc.
- Previous experience of managing DR

This really is a broad and wide ranging remit that is ideally suited to someone used to working in a small independent (though very well established) company as a key figure in a small team. As well as excellent technical skills, an approachable friendly personality is essential. In return our client is offering a competitive salary with ongoing training and development opportunities and a hard working yet fun and collaborative team culture. Apply now with your latest CV with salary expectation for immediate consideration.