Solution Architect (SharePoint Infrastructure)

£1 per annum
21 Feb 2017
21 Mar 2017
Tiffany Lingham
Clearance Level
None / Undisclosed
Job Type

Solution Architect (SharePoint Infrastructure)

A Solution Architect (SharePoint Infrastructure) is required to join a team in London with a leading consultancy in the Big Four on a permanent basis.

Skills and Experience required of the Solution Architect (SharePoint Infrastructure):

  • Demonstrates in-depth, technical SharePoint 2013/SharePoint 2016 subject matter expertise and have the ability to design and implement multiple distributed SharePoint farms
  • Design and implementation of federated SharePoint services and service applications in a distributed farm architecture
  • Understanding of how SharePoint 2013 architecture maps onto an Azure IaaS implementation, including best practices (for example, for resilience)
  • Implementation and best practices for Office 365/SharePoint Online standalone and hybrid scenarios
  • SharePoint 2013 companion products architecture and infrastructure, including: Workflow Manager, Office Web Apps 2013, BA Insights Longitude Search, ConceptSearch Metadata management tools
  • Proficient with technical authoring, specifically techniques to describe infrastructure design and architecture (Server, DMZ, Virtualization, Storage, Network, Database, Security)
  • Familiar with data center facilities, HA, DR and performance testing.
  • Experience designing and developing solutions dependent on SQL Server 2012 (Database Services, Reporting Services, Analysis Services, and Integration Services)
  • Knowledge of IAM technologies and protocols, e.g. Active Directory,
  • Experience designing SSO and federation architectures.
  • Proficiency with tools for SharePoint configuration and customization, including SharePoint Designer, Napa & Windows PowerShell
  • Excellent technical architecture skills, enabling the creation of future proof global solutions
  • Familiar with infrastructure implementation/management, service/operations management, etc
  • Maintains awareness of new and emerging technologies and the potential application on service offerings and products provided by IT.

Roles and Responsibilities of the Solution Architect (SharePoint Infrastructure):

  • Contribute to the delivery of IT solutions targeting or interfacing with the Clients enterprise SharePoint 2013 platform
  • Take functional and non-functional requirements, apply architectural acceptance criteria, and produce artifacts describing the logical and physical design of IT solutions scaled for the enterprise.
  • Develop and apply architecture methodologies, standards and leading practices
  • Review business requirements, strategic goals and objectives, translating these into an technical delivery plan
  • Architect systems to meet functional and non-functional infrastructure requirements
  • Create / review of architecture design packages
  • Review and approve engineering design packages
  • Ensure proper oversight for quality assurance of engineering artifacts
  • Guidance of engineering staff throughout construction phase
  • Enforce adherence to architectural standards/principles, global product-specific guidelines, usability design standards, etc.
  • Proactively provide feedback regarding infrastructure engineering methodologies, standards and leading practices
  • Minimise technical exposure and risk on projects

For more information and a full job spec, please apply now.

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