Senior Systems Architect – Professional Services

Senior Systems Architect – Professional Services
Location: Midstream

Job overview:
The role of the System Architect is to design, configure, operate and maintain IT systems and infrastructure – including hardware, software, web portals, internet and intranet connections, firewalls, servers and security – which allow the company’s infrastructures to function.

This primary focus of this role is responsible for the overall design and maintenance of an IT system.

Qualifications, skills and experience required:

  • A completed BSc or BEng in Computer/Computer Engineering
  • 5+ years of experience developing and implementing computer systems and networks as a system architect
  • Working knowledge of DNS, SMTP, IIS 6 and 7, SQL 2005, Active Directory and MSMQ
  • Solid understanding of object-oriented programming, coding for large-scale web/client-server applications, and design and development of application service layers
  • Proficiency in Windows Server 2008, Windows 7 and VMware ESX 4.0 and website development using NET MVC 4.0
  • Proven experience in developing strategic system architecture plans
  • Extensive experience in the creation and development of systems and networks
  • Solid understanding of information processing fundamentals and best practices
  • Above average analytical, conceptual and troubleshooting abilities
  • Experience in providing advice and leadership to novice systems engineers
  • Proven experience in identifying, analyzing and resolving system issues
  • Computer servers – Familiarize yourself with DNS, file servers, mail servers and NAS equipment
  • Network Switches – Computer network switches; voice switches, LAN and WAN switches
  • Load balancers – Get familiar with load balancers and network server load balancers
  • Network Analyzers – LAN and WAN analyzers, network connectivity testers and ATM analyzers
  • Network channel or data service units – Know the channel banks and the CSU and DSU network

Desired skills:

  • Systems Architect
  • IT systems and infrastructure
  • Equipment
  • Software
  • Web portals
  • the Internet
  • Intranet connections
  • firewall
  • Waiters
  • Security
  • Engineering computer Science
  • Computing
  • Development and implementation of computer systems and networks
  • DNS
  • SMTP
  • IIS 6&7
  • SQL 2005
  • Active Directory
  • MSMQ
  • Windows Server 2008
  • Windows 7
  • Vmware ESX4.0
  • ASP.NET MVC 4.0 Website Development
  • Development of system architecture plans
  • Network switches
  • computer network switches
  • Voice switches
  • local network
  • PALE
  • Load balancers
  • Network Server Load Balancers
  • Network analyzers
  • LAN and WAN Analyzers
  • Network Connectivity Testers
  • ATM Analyzers
  • Network channel
  • Data service units
  • Channel Banks
  • Network CSU
  • Network DSUs

Desired work experience:

Desired level of qualification:

About the employer:

Professional services industry

Employer and Benefits:

  • medical aid
  • Provident funds
  • Performance Bonuses

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About Byron G. Fazio

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