Infrastructure Architect

Boston Link

The Infrastructure Architect will be responsible for formulating the strategy, designing, and standardising all on-site and cloud services.

  • 2+ years experience as an Architect - focused on Network and Infrastructure
  • Strong understanding of infrastructure and related technologies
  • Strong working experience with various AWS services and implementation
Reporting to the Head of Architecture, the Infrastructure Architect will be responsible for formulating the strategy, designing, and standardising all on-premise and cloud services. The position requires a strong working knowledge of web and cloud-based technologies and services, concepts, security and standards to develop conceptual, scalable and functional designs as well as the ability to clearly communicate such designs to ensure all teams are able to follow and implement the proposed architecture.
 
What you will do:
  • Research, analyse, define, propose, design, document network and infrastructure solutions in a large-scale enterprise environment
  • Serves as the primary designer and architect for all enterprise infrastructure, both on-prem and cloud systems and services.
  • Continuously improve scalability, performance, and security of the infrastructure.
  • Works with all tech teams to define parameters, procedures and standards used to create a robust and stable platform. Responsible for linking company strategy that leverages on-prem and cloud based services and technologies and helps push necessary changes within the organization, including driving and making changes work, managing resistance and “buy-in”, and follow through to ensure such modifications become standard operating procedure.
  • As a lead technical resource, you will also be expected to act as a primary representative into management, governance, and operational forums in support of timely delivery of the solutions.
  • Translates complex functional specifications to detailed technical designs outlining solid architectural and security requirements. Provide input, guidance and recommendations on technical designs developed by other team members.
  • Develops creative solutions for complex enhancements and implementations. Provides resources and guidance to achieve objectives and solicits input from team members to design systems that allow the client to retain its technological edge and success in the market.
 
What we are looking for
  • 2+ years experience in the online gaming industry 
  • 5+ years of experience in Architect role, with focus on Network and infrastructure 
  • Experience working on complex enterprise grade software projects 
  • Strong understanding of infrastructure and related technologies (hardware, virtualization, networking): Nutanix, Google Cloud, Infrastructure as a Code solutions: Otter/Terraform 
  • Experiences with network security and monitoring tools 
  • Experience of building high-performance systems which scale linearly
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills. Should be able to adapt communication style to suit different audiences
  • Attention to detail. Should be able to develop accurate written materials 
  • Strong working experience with various AWS services and implementations
  • Strong team player skills and the ability to work harmoniously with a diverse workforce
  • Effective communication skills