We are seeking a Senior Network Architect/ Technical Team Lead to join the Network services team reporting directly into the Head of Networks. You will lead the development of Network technical plans, solution designs and implementation roadmaps.
This is a Technical lead role, where you will also be responsible in managing a small team of Network consultants. You would utilise your technical expertise in Networks, strong leadership and stakeholder engagement skills to successfully drive standardization across the group.
The scope of technical functions that are covered by the networks service include but aren't limited to LAN, WAN, MAN, firewalls, load balancers, internet services, wireless, trading and market data networks. In order to be successful a thorough understanding of how network services tie in with other technical domains to provide an overall technical business solution is required. Calling on your significant experience in Networks, you may also from time to time be involved in complex network incident resolution when networking issues are experienced within the broader IT function.
Key responsibilities include:
Provide ownership and lead the development of architecture and service roadmaps
Drive automation and bring a modern approach to the technical management of networks
Working with project teams to ensure solution designs are formulated in alignment with service architecture standards and meet business requirements
Manage a small team of solution designers and network consultants and provide mentoring and guidance to technical teams
Analysing current service usage within Networks and determine deficiencies and recommend solutions for improvement
Project and pre-project consulting and development of high level options, conceptual approaches, recommendations and estimates
Interface with vendors to provide High Level Design input and future state vision
Project triage, classification and risk assessment
Development of network scope and project request documentation
We are looking for someone who has a wealth of previous experience in network design, implementation and operations and is comfortable working across broader Infrastructure solutions.
A successful candidate would have understanding and experience of working in complex and challenging Network technology environments, who has a "can do attitude". It would be extremely beneficial if you have experience in delivering both public and private cloud connectivity solutions.
If this sounds like you, please apply via the following link with cover letter, and CV. Alternatively to find out more about the position at www.macquarie.com/careers or contact Nicky Bell on 02 8232 1052 or email@example.com for a confidential discussion.
Founded in 1969, Macquarie Group is a global financial services provider with offices in 28 countries. We thrive on an entrepreneurial culture, delivering opportunity for our clients with accountability. Because of our long history of success has come from being different, we understand the importance that diversity and inclusion brings. The one thing we all have in common is our focus on high performance. If you're capable, motivated and can deliver, we want you on our team!
Advertised: 02 Mar 2017 AUS Eastern Daylight Time Applications close: