Job: Technical Migration Lead, Cloud, Design, Migration

Job Title: Technical Migration Lead, Cloud, Design, Migration
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Luton
Salary: £400 - £500 per day
Start Date: Immediate
REF: TechMigraLeadMC3153
Job Published: 6 days ago

Job Description

Migrate, Migration, TDA, Design Authority, Networking, AWS, Azure, Private Cloud, Public Cloud, Active Directory, Visio, IIS Web Server, VMWare, Virtualisation, Linux, Citrix, Apache, Tomcat, Oracle, MySQL, SQL

We are seeking someone to provide direction and architectural design capabilities to support and document activities of transitioning solutions to a new managed virtual platform. About 50% of the job will be covering the documentation designing etc, so you need to like technical authoring side of things.

Key responsibilities include:
  • Ability to lead workshops and interact with clients,  internal and external stakeholders, vendors, software development and support teams, at all appropriate technical and personal levels. 
  • Work with application owners to capture the as-is environment and complete the to-be designs as part of a HLD
  • Produce high quality technical design documents and present them to a board of peers
  • Drive the solutions through implementation, testing and migration phases and provide or coordinate support for escalated issues
  • Produce support and service management documentation
  • Be the central interface between the internal teams and the 3rd party providers for the service.
Essential Skills
  • Previous solution design leadership experience in public (AWS, Azure) and private cloud environments
  • Experience of large, multi-client migrations
  • Ability to provide and support stakeholder engagement at all levels
  • Strong communication skills, proven team player, well versed and respected problem solver
  • Strong Microsoft Office skills (Word, Excel, Visio)
  • Proactive and dependant to run with a transition from start to completion
Technical requirements
Good broad understanding and appreciation of the technicalities of each:
  • Windows server operating systems over the last 10 years
  • Active Directory
  • Networks including VLANs, IP subnetting and routing
  • Load balancing and firewall rules
  • Strong Virtualisation skills, preferably VMware-based
  • Web technologies including IIS web server
  • Security considerations
 Optional skills
  • Redhat Linux
  • Apache and Tomcat experience
  • Citrix
  • Database administration (Microsoft SQL, Oracle, MySQL)
  • Service Management experience
  • Project Management experience
If you are looking for your next contract role and feel this could be the right opportunity, please apply with your latest CV to be considered.