Senior Solutions Architect - AWS

Location Dublin
Contact name: Michael Brennan

Contact email:
Job ref: 1187
Published: about 1 year ago



Our client is a global IT Services provider


Role and Responsibilities:


We are looking for a Senior Solution Architect to join a busy customer facing architecture team. The successful applicant will work independently and/or manage a small/medium design team. They will be a competent design authority on larger or more complex solutions, demonstrating an understanding of the customer’s business and commercial issues. They will identify, design, and deliver larger or more complex architectures, strategies and specific solutions and be responsible for the design and communication of structures to enable and guide the design and development of integrated solutions that meet current and future business needs. Changes to service, process, organisation, operating model and other aspects may be required in addition to technology components, and solutions must demonstrate how agreed requirements (such as automation of business processes) are met, any requirements which are not fully met or, and any options or considerations which require a business decision. The provision of comprehensive guidance on the development of, and modifications to, solution components will be available to ensure that they take account of relevant architectures, strategies, policies, standards and practices and that existing and planned solution components remain compatible.




Strong technical architecture, design, implementation or operational skills with an interest, aptitude, and design experience in AWS and one of the following other areas.


  • Cloud Technologies – AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Professional Certification. Experienced in AWS Cloud technologies, design and implementation.
  • Microsoft Platforms – experience of Windows, AD, Exchange, identity and access management, SQL Server, System Centre
  • Linux - Multiple variants installing/patching/managing including virtualisation KVM
  • Cisco ASA Firewall - installing/patching/managing including ACL, VPN, VTI's
  • Cisco networking experience LAN networking, vlans, access list, switch/router configuration, BGP
  • Check Point firewall - For both On-premises and AWS deployments: Install, manage, patching, upgrading, IPS, VPN's, ClusterXL, Geo Cluster


The Rewards:

As a reward for your commitment to this role you will receive an excellent salary and a competitive benefits package.



Please contact Michael Brennan at Software Placements on +353 (0)1 525 4641 or email your C.V in Word/pdf format to