Job Description :
Position Details:
Job Title: Network infrastructure Architect
Location: Columbia, SC 29210
Duration: 12 Months (Strong possibility for an extension)

Daily duties / responsibilities:
Lead technical consultant on the design, implementation, security and maintenance of the organization''s information processing systems and/or IT infrastructure.
Provide an architectural framework for information system development, maintenance, and enhancement efforts. Understand user and process requirements and ensure those requirements can be achieved given our existing environment or recommend enhancements.
Work closely with managers and technical staff to align application development efforts with our infrastructure changes to ensure a seamless integration between the two.
Monitor technological advancements to ensure that solutions are continuously improved, supported, and aligned with industry and agency standards as well as emerging State and Federal requirements.
Understand the interactions between systems and their supported applications within the environment, and evaluate the impact of any proposed changes.

Required skills (rank in order of importance):
Experience in designing and implementing enterprise level systems architectures, 6 + years
Demonstrated knowledge/skills of the it industry which includes: multi-tiered architectures, enterprise applications, evaluation of emerging technologies, networks, data management systems and hardware systems, 6 + years
Network security it security, 6 + years
Networking & directories infrastructure, 6 + years
Program management deployment methodology concepts including design, build, testing, and deployment, 6 + years

Preferred skills (rank in order of importance):
Ability to analyze and document, business and system processes using various methods and tools, 6 + years
Ability to communicate effectively with management, peers and customers, 6 + years

Required education/certifications:
Bachelor’s degree/or 8 years equivalent experience.

Preferred education/certifications:
Master Degree/MCSE

Client : vtech Solution Inc.