AWS Infrastructure Architect

Infrastructure Architect, AWS, Cloud, datacenter, Architecture, Amazon


My client are seeking a Infrastructure/Cloud architect to join their growing architecture team with migrating and modernising existing complex business critical 3rd party solutions and datacenter to the cloud AWS.

You will also provide architectural knowledge and experience to a wide range of projects, including our current drive to improve upcoming infrastructure focused projects.

This will be a mixture of migrating some of the 3rd party hosting environment, internal systems, lift and shift, networks/servers and even re-platforming so would require an infrastructure architect who understands the key pressure points and has the ability to deliver.

The Role:

  • Review current environment / requirement gathering
  • Designing appropriate architecture, support and documenting the strategy
  • Liaising with 3rd party hosting partners
  • Working closely with business and understand the priorities for their environment
  • Capacity planning and business continuity


  • Technical Architectural experience
  • Technical knowledge across full infrastructure from databases, load balancing, servers/storage to traditional networks etc
  • Commercial experience in migrating datacenter to AWS Cloud
  • Comfortable dealing with 3rd party providers
  • Some of the tech on site currently: Linux, AWS, VMware, Windows, Network LAN/WAN..

This is a huge greenfield project and lends itself to an Architect with a traditional infrastructure background but with recent AWS Cloud technology experience. There is plenty of work and confident that this contract will extend.

If the above sounds like a suitable fit then please send me your to Leroy Watson at Real IT or apply now.

Rate: £550 - £600 a day

Location: Manchester

Length: 6 months (view to extend)

Infrastructure Architect, AWS, Cloud, datacenter, Architecture, Amazon

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