Data Center Architect

Data Center Architect

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Install and administer server infrastructure in coordination with Client Communication personnel or outside vendors.
  • Manage and diagnose all infrastructure related items to include Active Directory, Exchange, Data Recovery systems, ESXi and Windows server environment.
  • Provision and replace data center infrastructure hardware as required to maintain mission critical operations.
  • Monitor and maintain server and storage performance and capacity after modifications and updates.
  • Investigate and resolve problems with performance and response time for server and storage infrastructure.
  • Serve as the SME in all data center storage and server systems supported by the client.
  • Provide solutions that will accommodate emerging technologies and future capacity needs.
  • Determine future capacity requirements and prepare budgetary documentation for future requests.
  • Participate in needs-analysis and requirements definitions with other Client personnel to determine project scope.
  • Assess user needs to perform necessary upgrades to hardware and software.
  • Consult with service providers and wide area communications projects.
  • Maintain system security through securing, storage, and servers from physical and electronic threats.
  • Maintain professional Microsoft and VMWare certifications, as necessary, to provide training to lower-level staff.
  • Maintain remote connectivity solutions such as VDI.
  • Exceptional abilities to provide documentation on the systems that we support.
  • Willingness to serve on call to respond and assist in infrastructure outages after normal business hours.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Four-year college degree
  • 5 years related experience

Education/ Experience:

  • Four-year college degree in Business, Information Technology, Computer Science, or related field of study
  • 5-7 years’ experience installing and managing Microsoft Windows servers, Linux servers, Active Directory, and Data Center infrastructure solutions.

Licenses and Certifications

  • Microsoft Azure Certified, Microsoft 365 Certified, and/or AWS Certified
  • Cloud Architecture or Development Certification
  • Scrum certification preferred

Additional Information

  • All candidates are encouraged to apply, but many positions require a strict drug and background check by our customers. Betis Group, Inc. supports and adheres to all state laws regarding background checks.
  • Full Time/Contract

Cloud Architect

Cloud Architect

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provide senior level engineering design, architecture, engineering, implementation, and support to provide enterprise-level solutions using physical and virtual networking technologies, server hosting, and storage solutions for legacy, hybrid, and cloud-based applications.
  • Support the implementation of Hosted Services that utilize VMware systems solutions to connect services within legacy Data Center LAN as well as remote Data Centers for high availability and redundancy.
  • Evaluates, designs, documents, installs, implements, tests, and performs problem isolation for cloud native and cloud hybrid Software Designed Data Center Infrastructure.
  • Plans, researches, evaluates, and recommends new equipment and related technologies. Uses monitoring, performance analysis, network management, software tools and hardware equipment to troubleshoot and isolate problems difficult problems.
  • Performs estimates of performance and reliability of proposed cloud native and cloud hybrid solutions.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Four-year college degree
  • 5 years related experience

Education/Experience

  • Bachelors and fourteen (14) years or more experience; Masters and twelve (12) years or more experience; PhD or JD and nine (9) years or more experience.
  • Cloud architecture experience utilizing AWS, Azure, and/or GCP
  • Knowledge of designing scalable solutions Data Centers of all sizes and the ability to scale down or up depending on required solution
  • Knowledge and experience with Large Scale Storage Area Network Systems (Design, Build, Operate).
  • Knowledge and experience with VMware (Design, Build, Operate)
  • Knowledge of IP Networking VPN’s, switching, and routing- Knowledge of Software Defined Data Center (SDDC) concepts and principles
  • Knowledge of Microsoft File Systems, Operating Systems and Applications
  • Knowledge and experience with Microsoft OS and Wintel systems- Systems Engineering background with understanding of Cloud Computing Reference Architecture.
  • Design knowledge and experience with Cisco Network components (switches, routers)

Licenses and Certifications

  • Certifications: CCNA-DC, CCNP, CISSP, AWS Certified Solutions Architect Professional, 1 or more architect level certifications in another technical area (Server, Storage, Network, etc.), ITIL v3.0 Foundations certificate.
  • VMware: VCP 5+ Certified, working knowledge of SRM, VCOPS, SMVI, VCAC- Networking

Additional Information

  • All candidates are encouraged to apply, but many positions require a strict drug and background check by our customers. Betis Group, Inc. supports and adheres to all state laws regarding background checks.
  • Full Time/Contract