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Senior Virtualization and Storage Architect
Ref No.: 12-00142
Location: Jersey City, New York
Start Date: 06/21/2012
Responsible for creating, communicating, ensuring adherence and supporting the firm¿s enterprise-wide Virtualization and storage platform technology architecture design, principals, guidelines and solutions. Responsible for advancing IT infrastructure architecture in support of our client¿s business and IT strategy, and developing roadmaps and blueprints to ensure architecture goals are met. Collaborates and supports the Infrastructure, architecture  staff and Technology Risk Management teams during system design, development and implementation phases, providing advice, interpretation, and review of Linux platform architecture and design principles. Focuses on overall project technical and architecture design, quality of solution, knowledge transfer to other areas, and mentoring the project technical team members. Conducts research and understands virtualization and storage platform industry trends with regards to technology, and can understand and evaluate the use of automated tools and utilities and how they relate in support of our client¿s overall enterprise architecture.
Principle Responsibilities:
Firm/Enterprise Architecture & Engineering Related
  • Responsible Enables Our client implement the most optimal and effective, business solutions
  • Will be responsible for managing a technical staff.
  • Maintains understanding of existing our client¿s applications and technology solutions for leveraging the reuse of services and for the consolidation of services.
  • Identifies and researches opportunities for converging diverse our client¿s  solutions to a single architecture.
  • Develops and documents architecture solutions, including designs, guidelines and architecture-specific standards for enterprise-wide implementation.
  • Leads and enables collaboration across technology specialties ¿ ensures that ADM, Infrastructure, Information Security and Architecture are all working together
  • Obtains concurrence and agreement on architecture solutions from, as applicable: Applications Development, Infrastructure, TRM, Internal Audit, and Product Management.
  • Supports adherence to relevant ADM/CMMI, ITIL, internal audit, and risk-management standards. Architects the group¿s security policies to ensure compliance with relevant departmental, company-wide, and industry-mandated policies and directives.
  • Maintains understanding of emerging architecture concepts and methods and associated technology trends.
  • Conducts presentations and education on Architecture¿s concepts and solutions to appropriate areas.