Cloud Solution Architect (Infra)

  • Job Category
    Information Technology
  • Job level
  • Contract type
    Full Time
  • Location
  • Salary
    S$6000 - S$9000

Job Description

You will be responsible for :

· The Infrastructure Solution Architect will be part of a group of technical experts within S&I Infrastructure Technology team. The role serves as the deep Subject Matter Expert (SME) in the development of cloud infrastructure solutions which includes multi/hybrid cloud design and implementation.

· This role will work closely with sales teams to provide solution proposal and pre-sales technical support to clients by identifying the client’s requirements and designing a commercially viable IT Infrastructure solution from within the company’s product portfolio.

· Take a leading role in provide expert technical presales support for opportunities involving servers, storage and backup solution.

· Work closely with the sales team on early engagement with customer in selling servers, storage and backup solution.

· Attend meetings with potential clients to understand and gather customer requirements and offer complete & cost-effective solution.

· Work closely with vendors channel partners, and technology partners to prepare solution write-up, bill of material and engage Service Delivery team for professional effort.

· Create architecture artefacts and documentation to effectively explain architecture design concepts and solutions to various level of stakeholders.

· Conduct / Lead in product presentations and demonstrations, and provide support at external and internal customer facing events;

· Upon contract award; conduct transition/ handover and briefing to project implementation team on the overall solution and design.

· Lead and manage product demos and POCs;

· Keep abreast of product technology and certifications. Keep updated of the latest technology and develop technical capability slides.

· Identify potential and emerging technologies relevant to innovation

Specific Knowledge :

· You possess a Bachelor in Computer Science, Electrical/Computer Engineer, Information Technology or related discipline

· At least 5-yrs Systems and Storage experience in HPE, IBM, Lenovo, Dell EMC, Hitachi Vantara, NetApp.

· Hand-on experience with various OS (Microsoft Windows, Redhat) and virtualised platforms (VMware ESXi, Microsoft Hyper-V, KVM, and Kubernetes).

· Good knowledge of backup and archival solution such as Veritas, Veeam, Acronis, IBM Spectrum Protect etc.

· Good knowledge of data resiliency and data disaster recovery solution.

· Good knowledge in virtualization and cloud (IaaS) technology

· Customer service oriented, good team player, technically inclined

Required Skills:

· Possess hands-on experience and good technical skills with proven track records in IT infrastructure and/or emerging IT technologies engineering in the following area

  • X86 server architecture and design
  • Storage architecture and design
  • Cloud infrastructure (IaaS/PaaS) such as Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure will be an advantage.
  • Container technologies like Dockers and Kubernetes will be an advantage.

Significant depth of technical experience in the following products/areas (any areas):

  • Active Directory, Exchange, Hyper-V, System Center, Office 365, Microsoft 365, Enterprise Mobility Suite,
  • Azure, Windows Server and network.

· The candidate should have at least 3 years of implementation experience in the following area:

  • VMware vSphere
  • RedHat OpenStack
  • Veeam Backup
  • Veritas Netbackup
  • Storage Subsystem and Storage SAN provisioning

Required Abilities:

· Good written and verbal communication and presentation skills, able to interact professionally with all levels of the organization.

· Create architecture artefacts and documentation to effectively explain architecture design concepts and solutions to various level of stakeholders.

· Able to listen attentively and understand clearly and accurately on requirement.

· Strong communication and collaboration abilities in addition to technical depth.

· Able to present comfortably in front of customers.

· Proven ability to manage multiple projects at a time while paying strict attention to detail.

Closing on 24 Sep 2021