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Migration Infrastructure Architect

Location: UK - Birmingham, UK - London, UK - Edinburgh, UK - Hatfield, UK - Manchester, UK - Reading | Job-ID: 42125 | Contract type: Standard | Business Unit: IT Consulting


UK wide travel

Flexible home location



Job Introduction
Computacenter are looking for an Infrastructure Architect with comprehensive experience of Public Cloud and Datacentre Migration strategies, and project delivery leadership for our Discovery and Migration team that is experiencing significant growth across all sectors.


You will be responsible for leading initiatives into new and existing customers, to articulate our capabilities and to lead Discovery and Migration campaigns for customers working up to the CxO level. The role will also involve staying at the forefront of new technologies and new features to maintain industry leading integration with these processes future-proofing our Customers’ solutions.



Key skills should include

  • Proven business and application / service consulting expertise
    • Subject-matter expertise in Migration and Discovery tools and techniques, 
    • Business –related information identification and analysis
  • Experience of moving workloads to Public / Private Clouds, within Datacentres’ and the relevant tools and utilities associated such projects.
  • Ability to engage across a range of internal and external stakeholders
    • An open communication capability with various levels of customer stakeholder to facilitate advocacy and easily build a sense of capability and trust
  • You will be working within a Practice of 260 consultants.



Role Responsibility

  • Serve in a role of technical leadership for Discovery and Migration technologies and technically input to the design and implementation of advanced Cloud solutions to enable effective migration.
  • Work closely with customers to ensure you understand their discovery and migration requirements and implement solutions best suited to deliver these requirements including portability, automation, migration and public cloud technologies
  • Develop Blueprints and Workflows within the Orchestration engine to continually improve processes
  • Responsible for the quality of all technical deliverables produced for the Discovery and Migration technology area
  • Lead customer discussions around technical adoption and customer strategy
  • Attend and present at customer workshops and meetings
  • Provide technical support as requested, for internal and external customers

The Ideal Candidate

  • 5+ years of Hands on Design / Delivery related work around Discovery and Migration Solutions
  • Implementation experience using Private and Public Cloud principles
  • Strong understanding of core VMware infrastructure including vSphere, NSX and Virtual Hardware
  • An understanding of cloud networking security concepts, such as IP subnets, security groups, NACLs, routing, firewalls.
  • Knowledge of scripting/automation skills
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field - or very significant experience required


Current information for our applicants

Business as usual? Not quite. Of course, the Corona crisis also presents us with major challenges.


However, we are broadly positioned across various industries, plan for the long term and have always been flexible in our approach to our customers, especially in times of crisis. Our core business is digitisation. We believe that this topic will continue to grow in importance for many companies in both public and private sectors.


That's why there are still areas of our business with clear hiring requirements – and we would like to bring talent like you on board! By the way, we have completely virtualised our application process and our recruiters remain available to you should you have any questions.


We are still looking forward to getting to know you!


About us

Computacenter is a leading independent provider of IT infrastructure services, with about 16,000 employees worldwide and a global revenue of £5.05 billion (2019). We work at the heart of digitisation, advising organisations on IT strategy, implementing the most appropriate technology and managing our customers’ infrastructures.


We offer a friendly, open working environment without too much fuss about hierarchy. We are looking for professionals with diverse competencies, personalities and strengths who want to live our shared value of teamwork and performance.


Interested in joining a company with a strong sense of community?


We’re growing. We’re hiring. We encourage. We empower. We support.

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