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Enterprise Architect



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6028 - MC

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Our direct client has a position for an Enterprise Architect in Austin, TX. Please review the following description and forward your resume to

The IT Enterprise Architect leads and supports the design, implementation and management of Enterprise Operations level infrastructure, data center, and Lan/Wan solutions. The architect reviews, documents and translates business requirements into recommendations on improvements and enhancements to the client operating environment. He/She reviews and develops complex network configuration designs to address those requirements and leads the implementation of the solution. This includes developing and reviewing test plans, post implementation maintenance plans and knowledge transfer by creating detailed system documentation and/or training documentation. The Enterprise Architect must have a proven record of providing specific deliverables of complex solutions to customer needs. Additionally, this position is responsible for staying current on emerging networking technologies and methodologies including Software Defined Networking (SDN), Next-Generation Network Monitoring, and Network Function Virtualization (NFV).


Minimum (Required): insert specific minimum skills for this Contract Position)
Years Skills/Experience
6 Experience in IT systems analysis and solutions architecture preparation for enterprise wide infrastructure and application solutions
6 Experience in analyzing complex problems, performing data analysis, developing and evaluating options, estimating financial and business implications, and in conveying recommendations to both technical and non-technical audiences
6 Experience in both application and hardware performance analysis in both physical and virtualized environments
6 Advanced Experience with SAN/NAS environments
4 Experience supporting Cisco FlexPod architecture
6 Network experience in Wired and Wireless configuration/troubleshooting
6 Demonstrated experience utilizing Visio for technical documentation
6 Hypervisor experience including Microsoft Hyper-V, VMware vSphere, AIX
6 Advanced firewall security solutions experience with Palo Alto, Cisco or Fortinet
6 Experience with formal project management methodologies and service management practices; i.e. Agile, Lean, ITIL
8 Understanding of various networking, storage, server, software and infrastructure integration practices and technologies
8 Experience with application migration strategies including preparing detailed migration plans and specifications
8 Experience in data taxonomy, management and migration
8 Disaster Recovery Planning and Mitigation
10 Ability to communicate effectively with audiences of varying technical aptitude
8 Excellent interpersonal skills, as well as excellent written and oral communication skills
8 Experience with data migration including provisioning for continuous service during migration

Bachelors’ degree in Engineering, Business or Computer field

Preferred (Optional): insert specific preferred skills for this Contract Position)
Years Skills/Experience

Microsoft MCP, MCSA or MCSE Preferred

VMware VCP Preferred
6 Advanced experience in configuring, installing and supporting the following: Windows Active Directory, Windows Server 2008 R2, 2012 and 2012 R2; MS Exchange 2013+
3 Experience with Datacenter technologies including Cisco UCS, IBM SVC, NetApp
8 Experience with enterprise backup solutions including NetBackup
8 Advanced experience with Storage Array Networks and fiber channel technologies
4 Experience with Software Defined networking technologies such as Cisco ACI & VMware NSX