RHEL Technical Architect

London (Central), London (Greater)
£400 - £500 per day
31 Mar 2017
28 Apr 2017
Clearance Level
Job Type

RHEL Technical Architect

Our client is currently undergoing significant organisational, cost and IT challenges and wishes to transform itself, focused on Mobility in a Digital world. The legacy IT estate will be invested in, and migrated to a collaborative, mobile, multi-device, Microsoft based infrastructure. Achievement of this Digital Vision is essential as the client undergoes a major business change programme to allow it to operate at lower cost.

As a Technical Architect, you will be part of the team delivering a solution for a change.


  • Attend appropriate workshops
  • Create the maintain the detailed design (Physical Technology Model) based on the high level design (logical technology model) for all environments (production and non-production)
  • The creation of the logical technology model (although this will sometimes be pre-created)
  • Ensure that solutions are designed and fully documented for supportability and sustainability
  • Liaise with Security to ensure the solution is designed and implemented with security considerations in mind from the start
  • Works with peers to maintain direction and communicating the impact of solution design options
  • Works with project teams and fellow architects to design end to end architectural solutions
  • Represents the Architecture Community, interface with and participate in project, stakeholder updates
  • Adheres and participates in on account Architecture Assurance / Solution Governance, Project Governance, change management, quality gates and design review processes as required
  • Submit and lead design reviews via the Design Review process (DRP)
  • Input to planning activities with the Project Manager
  • Peer review of other architects design documentation via the DRP

Skills/Experience Required 

  • Hosting Environments
  • RedHat Linux v.7
  • RedHat Linux background of both Physical and Virtualised computer platforms
  • Linux configuration and knowledge of build orchestration tools and database, web and middleware products in both environments is desirable
  • Ideally SC and CTC cleared or at least clearable

RHEL Technical Architect