The Network Architect plays a crucial role in planning, creating, maintaining, consulting, and modifying a network’s hardware, software and virtualized components and environments.
As Network Architect in our international team, you are responsible for the plan and design of our global network infrastructure and portfolio, with focus in the areas of Plan & Build, with very good knowledge of the Run. This professional should have in-depth knowledge of a network’s technological requirements and possess good analytical, problem-solving and communication skills.
Network Architects usually know the ins and outs of the network appliance models/features/costs and can help a business figure out how to best plan and layout the network.
The Network Architect is responsible for solution design and business development, as they relate to network technologies. The Architect offers technical guidance on networking solutions, product plans and roadmaps, creates and designs relevant solutions keeping in mind the business environment. This professional must keep themselves updated with all the latest developments related to network technologies and innovations. This professional should be a team building, detail-oriented leader with extensive knowledge of various types of complex network technologies, network operating, security and wireless systems. Capable of simple design solutions and thinking.
It is the Network Architects responsibility to maintain the network portfolio to develop and include standards, professional proposals and design documentation. The Architect is expected to work closely with security personnel to help manage information security within the network structure and environment. They must take into consideration all the factors that might affect network security. This professional will be required to ensure security equipment is in place at all necessary network locations. Capable contact person with external service providers and suppliers, as well as for IT teams from other departments or business units