Solution Architect

11 Oct 2019
08 Nov 2019
Contract Type

Job title: Infrastructure Solution Architect

Location: Malvern


At QinetiQ we're dedicated to defending sovereign capability, protecting lives and securing the vital interests of our customers.

We are a company of over 6,000 dedicated people providing technological and scientific expertise that helps our customers protect, improve and advance their vital interests.

We provide technological and scientific expertise to help customers protect and advance their vital interests.We provide technological and scientific expertise to help customers protect and advance their vital interests.Working across every aspect of the life cycle of critical equipment and infrastructure, providing services and products that address our customers' most pressing challenges; our breadth and depth of experience spans many markets and industries.

Protecting and improving cyber resources to overcome challenges and threats. System failure, data theft, inappropriate use, unauthorised access, cyber attacks. The world's data and the systems that hold it face challenges every day, so security is paramount. We help our customers protect the independence and integrity of their critical infrastructure, improve the interoperability of their systems and help them test, evaluate, experiment, exercise and train their employees in defending their critical business systems to reduce and overcome threats before they happen.

Purpose of the role:

To support our customers in effectively aligning complex solutions with each customer's unique strategic direction. To play a leadership role in complex projects and implementations ensuring that the customer's goals are central in both the project design and execution. In addition, to act as a contact for business functions helping with bids, projects and resourcing requirements.

What's in it for the Infrastructure Solution Architect?

Working for a recognised company with an excellent reputation
Excellent benefits package including contributory pension, Life Cover, income protection and much more
Excellent Salary
Working in a company who invest in their team (including certifications & subscriptions)
Excellent Career Development opportunities
You will be working within industry leading teams and peopleEssential Skills for the Infrastructure Solution Architect:

Hold or be eligible for SC clearance
Proven track record of working at technical interview level
Hold relevant industry qualifications such as Cisco CCNA, CCNP, VMware VCP, MCSA/MCSE
Skilled in end-to-end architecting within Infrastructure; VMware, Servers, AD, Networks, and Storage
Ability to work effectively across complex matrix organisation structures.
Strong communications, relationship building and influencing skills
Excellent people management skills, with ability to communicate at all levels.
Willingness for 20% travel (including some time away from home)
Be able to keep pace and adapt to changing and emerging technologies

Desirable Skills for the Infrastructure Solution Architect:

Experience of service delivery, ITIL
Experience of cloud technologies
Ability to gain DV clearance

We look for outstanding technical people, creative and analytical thinkers, decisions makers, influencers and excellent communicators. Join us today