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Technical Architect

  • Location: Stamford, 06902
  • Salary: 97.33
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 24 days ago

Long term contract Opportunity!

Position:  Technical Architect
Location: Remote
Term: 8 Months Contract

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:
  • Validate in scope devices to be migrated
  • Understand the total customer environment at the data centre
  • Understand the usage, configuration, and interdependencies of the environment
  • Understand customer constraints
  • Develop migration strategy in consultation with the appropriate technical teams, account team, and customer
  • Based on the above, create the Detailed Migration Plan (DMP) in consultation with the appropriate technical teams
  • Act as the lead during the actual migration
  • In parallel, for the devices to be moved, working with the assigned resources, plan each physical migration:
  • Validate and document the current physical environment for the devices to be migrated
  • Document the target physical environment for the devices to be migrated
  • Validate physical capacity at target, reserve capacity for planned migrations
  • Act as on-site lead for physical migrations
  • This role is often required to work evenings and weekends to support actual migrations.

Is this a good fit? (Requirements):
  • Experience with data centre infrastructure, compute, storage, virtualization, databases, and networking.
  • Experience with planning, designing, and executing physical data centre migrations.
  • Experience with application hosting design
  • Experience supporting projects with multiple project teams
  • Ability to identify and resolve problems and conflicts
  • Demonstrated understanding of customer business needs in support of data centre program objectives
  • Demonstrated ability to take initiative, prioritize work, manage time and respond effectively to a rapidly changing environment
  • Demonstrated knowledge and skills in assessing and mitigating risks
  • Experience documenting data centre changes including project plans, architectural plans, CMDB usage and various enterprise class project tracking and reporting tools
  • Experience with data floor space, power, cooling, and air flow planning
  • Perform physical audits as required
  • Suggest opportunities to improve data-centre migration processes and increase program efficiency by identifying and executing data-centre migration optimization opportunities
  • Ability to explain complex technical matters to non-technical stakeholders
  • Proficient with Excel, Word, Visio, Outlook

Desired Qualifications:
  • Experience with Lumen core systems: DCIM, Netquery, Remedy, Vantive, NEST

If this sounds like the perfect fit, Apply Today!


Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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