IT Infrastructure Architect

Northamptonshire Temporary Hybrid working
  • Large Transformation Programme
  • Working for a global organisation

About Our Client

  • A Global Retail Company

Job Description

We are seeking an experienced IT Infrastructure Architect to lead our efforts in optimising and streamlining our global network and server infrastructure. The successful candidate will report directly to the Head of Infrastructure and manage a team that includes a Systems Subject Matter Expert. This role is critical in ensuring network efficiency, reliability and Server consolidation to support our organisation's growth and operations.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Network Efficiency: Identify and implement strategies to enhance the efficiency of our network infrastructure, including optimisation of server resources and reducing unnecessary overhead.
  2. Network Scoping: Collaborate with cross-functional teams to analyse the current network landscape and design future-proof solutions that align with business objectives.
  3. Sever Consolidation: Streamline and modernise our server estate, ensuring that resources are allocated efficiently and that outdated or underutilised servers are decommissioned.
  4. Network Reliability: Implement measures to enhance the reliability and speed of our servers, reducing downtime and improving overall performance.
  5. Remote Site Connectivity: Evaluate and optimise the connection of remote sites to our network, ensuring seamless and secure communication.

The Successful Applicant


  • Proven experience in IT Infrastructure architecture and administration, with a minimum of 5 years in a similar role.
  • Strong expertise in server optimisation and consolidation.
  • In-depth knowledge of ERP systems (Syscom) and (Datto) Vendor solutions.
  • Proficiency in managing hybrid network environments (on-premises and cloud).
  • Experience working in an international context with diverse teams.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration abilities.
  • Relevant industry certifications are a pluse
  • Experience in delivery global network efficiency projects

What's on Offer

  • Exciting Global Project
  • Remote Working
  • Competitive Day Rate
Anthony Francis
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Phone number
+44 121 634 6961

Job summary

Job function
IT Architecture
Technology & Telecoms
Contract type
Consultant name
Anthony Francis
Consultant phone
+44 121 634 6961
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Job Nature
Hybrid working