Domain Architect

  • Job Reference: PEN-38/19-4
  • Date Posted: 15 January 2020
  • Employer: Pennon Group
  • Location: Exeter
  • Salary: £53,170
  • Bonus/Benefits: Up to + Benefits
  • Sector: Information Technology (IT)
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Are you a Domain Architect looking to join one of the South West’s leading IT teams? 

Pennon Group is one of the largest environmental infrastructure groups in the UK comprising both Viridor and South West Water. At the top end of the FTSE 250, the Group has a workforce of around 5,000 people nationwide. Together, our aim is to build the most trusted environmental solutions company in the UK providing infrastructure and services that enhance our customers’ lives, protect the environment and deliver growth for our shareholders.

We now have an excellent opportunity for a Domain Architect to join our Group IT function. This role can be based from Taunton or Exeter, delivering a first-class service for our internal & external customers and keeping our services running 24/7.

What will you be doing?

You will work with our infrastructure delivery teams to provide direction, policy, service definitions, product evaluations and high level designs for IT Infrastructure Layer services covering networks, [on-premise and cloud] servers/storage, clients, printing, telephony and Office 365.

You will interact with a wide number of stakeholders including enterprise architects, business analysts, security specialists, procurement specialists, service providers, suppliers, project managers and of course users to ensure the Infrastructure Layer services meet requirements for the full design, build and operate lifecycle.

We have a varied infrastructure landscape with a mix of older and leading-edge technologies to allow you to build and widen your skills. Examples include: Linux, MS Server, MS Azure, MS SQL Server, MS 0365, Citrix, Intune, MS SCOM, SCCM, Dell Servers, HP/Dell clients, Samsung mobile, MS Windows 7/10, Meraki/Cisco, microwave, MPLS, SDWAN, VMWare.

What do you need?

The role will suit existing Domain Architects or experienced Technical Resourcers wanting to move into the Domain Architect area. For the right person, with a proven base technical skillset in at least one of the above areas, and can show potential in the other skill areas, we will support development and training into the full role.

As well as technical and design skills you will need key skills including working to deadlines, carrying out risk assessments, negotiation, presenting of ideas and oral/written communication.

What can Pennon Group offer you?

In return for your hard work as our Domain Architect, we can offer a salary of up to £53,170, based on your skills and experience. We can also offer a range of excellent benefits, such as our Pennon Pension Scheme, and Free Car Parking.

If you have the skills and experience to join our team as our Domain Architect, click apply today.