Solutions Architect/Network Engineer
New York , New York
November 24, 2016
This individual will have significant influence on the overall transformation strategy by helping define innovative solutions required to operate a highly virtualized, fully automated Software Defined Infrastructure.
The role requires experience and administration of traditional network infrastructure as well as network virtualization techniques, emerging overlay technologies as well as converged WAN solutions

Effective solutions will rely heavily on automation, infrastructure agility, security, and eliminating human touch. The Solutions Architect will work closely with other Architecture leads and the banks lines of business to provide holistic software defined solutions for our business partners. The candidate must possess in-depth technical knowledge of the competitive vendor landscape and be adept at translating complex technology terms for executive levels and internal customers. Additionally, must actively apply their broad knowledge across compute, network, storage, and security disciplines and possess a big picture vision. We are looking for a well rounded individual that has Broad knowledge across multiple technical disciplines.

Key Responsibilities
Work within a team to develop the vision and architectural strategy plans for the banks global virtualized software defined infrastructure. This individual will provide technical leadership across multiple disciplines from strategic decision making, proof of concept validation, and transformation level planning.

Recommend modifications to infrastructure architecture to address specific capacity and/ or performance issues seen in the production environment.

Work closely with leaders of the internal product management groups to understand their strategic direction, business plans and product roadmaps.

Drive communication and collaboration with vendors, clients and members of the banks IT groups (Desktop, Server, Storage, and Tooling) to drive end to end strategies.
Perform proof of concept and pilot implementation for all next generation hardware / software platforms.

About TEKsystems:

Join TEKsystems®, a leading IT staffing, IT talent management and IT services firm, and get your career on the fast track. We have more than 100 offices worldwide, and we partner with over 6,000 clients and place over 80,000 consultants per year. At TEKsystems, we seek to understand our consultants' skills, goals and interests, allowing us to present targeted job opportunities on a contract, contract-to-hire or direct placement basis. TEKsystems' leadership in the market stems from our sincere and personal commitment to driving the success of our customers, consultants and each other.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

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A little about us:
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