Venturenix is a recruitment company focusing on IT career placements in APAC, particularly Hong Kong. We provide consultative advise on your career not only based on our recruitment experience, but also based on our industry experience as our recruitment consultants were industry experts. i.e. We have...

Venturenix is a recruitment company focusing on IT career placements in APAC, particularly Hong Kong.

We provide consultative advise on your career not only based on our recruitment experience, but also based on our industry experience as our recruitment consultants were industry experts. i.e. We have been in your shoes.

With the leverage from our parent company T12M (A private equity firm focusing on Tech firm investment), Venturenix is a recruitment firm that truly understand the latest trend of the IT market not only from human resources perspective, but also from an investment or Technology acquisition perspective.

Enterprise Architect (Infrastructure) | 60K - 75K

Job level Senior
Education Bachelor Degree
Location
Not Specified
Employment type Full Time
Benefits 5-day week, Medical plan, Performance bonus
Industry Internet / Digital / eCommerce
Job function Information Technology > IT Project Management
Information Technology > IT Management
Information Technology > Others
Published On 22/06/2019

our client, a well-established IT solutions provider is currently looking for an Enterprise Architect (Infrastructure) to join their expanding IT team. You will be responsible for end-to-end architecture to existing clients.

 

Responsibilities:

  • leads the technical and innovation strategies for company’s accounts
  • Supporting the Account pre-sales lifecycle, shapes and develops change requests to meet the customers’ business requirements; identify new sales opportunities.
  • Develop strong relationships with the client becoming a trusted advisor
  • In collaboration with the account team, be a focal point for new business and incremental sales opportunities shaping client request through early engagement and detailed knowledge of the estate providing solution context and direction to the pre-sales architects
  • Take a key role in understanding the Clients business requirements and contracted services, relating these to the Account technical strategy and mapping them to the various delivery streams
  • Provides operational ownership of the end-to-end Account Architecture
  • Act as the Account Architecture Authority, providing Governance and Assurance to both pre and post sales driven design change
  • Contribute and support the development of technology strategy, roadmaps and future state architectures for the account in conjunction with the Sector CTO and the client’s business requirements
  • Ensuring solutions and designs adhere to the Company’s Services standards and policies wherever possible, raising exceptions as necessary
  • Ensure appropriate high-level design documentation is produced as a recognized set of deliverables that are consistent to the Company’s Architecture Methodologies and Frameworks
  • Maintain an awareness of and promote any relevant statutory, internal, or external regulations, standards, and codes of good practice, e.g. those relating to security, quality, data protection, audit etc.
  • Stay abreast of technology developments in the market and, where appropriate, build emerging and maturing technologies into the account’s technology roadmap.

 

Requirements:

  • Senior level Design/Architecture experience
  • good understanding across the complete IT stack – from desktop, server, storage, network, security and tooling elements to the software application stack and its implications on the underlying infrastructure
  • understand enterprise data flows and relationship of information assets
  • Strong technical judgment and thought leadership - comfortable getting into the details when necessary and taking ownership of issue resolution
  • Presentation skills; presence and credibility in front of customers and senior leaders, experience as an influencer
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills especially in a multi-cultural environment
  • Commercial acumen
  • Vendor management and negotiation skills
  • Demonstrable expertise across the IT Infrastructure stack.
  • Appreciation of the business application and database layers and their implications on the underlying infrastructure and service delivered.
  • Proven experience of working at senior organisational - CIO/CTO, Finance Director, IT Director and other CxO levels.
  • Experience in a similar role
  • Relevant Certifications (e.g. TOGAF, ITIL Master, Zachman)
  • Knowledge of current technology areas such as:
    - Digital Workplace (VDI, O365, Automated Assistants)
    - Big Data Analytics
    - Public, Private and Hybrid Cloud (Google, AWS, Azure, Oracle)
    - Containerization
    - Automation and Orchestration
    - Software defined Networking
    - Digital transformation including cloudification
    - Service architecture