TECHNICAL ARCHITECT

OPEN POSITION

Who We Are

Zarrdia is a specialist Infrastructure, Devops and Security firm, focusing on Advisory, Systems Integration and Managed Services. We prove that IT can make a real difference to our customers’ businesses. We are trusted by Blue Chip Irish and International brands to deliver IT Advisory, Systems Integration and Support which drives our customers success.

Our experienced team provides independent advice, that helps our customers navigate the rapidly changing world of IT. Our greatest strength is that we care about our customers and their success. Through empowering our team to deliver independent, best practice solutions, that does not rely on satisfying vendor sales targets. We believe this is what makes Zarrdia different. We care and our customers agree.

What You’ll Be Doing

You will be working with well known Irish & International brands who are industry leaders in their respective fields to deliver best practice solutions for IT Solutions required to deliver business results. This is a key role where you will very much be required to use your own initiative and partner with our small but elite team to ensure the best possible service is delivered to our customers. Primarily you’ll be based on site at client locations.

What Your day Looks Like

We don’t tell you what your day looks like. At Zarrdia, flexibility is our greatest asset – we empower our employees to take control of their own work schedule, enabling them to ensure real work/life balance.

Who You Are

You are a real go-getter who is passionate about technology and can demonstrate solutions available in today’s market, particularly around cloud based solutions and providers but also traditional on-premise infrastructure solutions. You’ll be a technologist at heart with a passion for researching, learning, designing and implementing new technologies and solutions.

You are creative and driven, with interpersonal savvy that allows you to develop lasting relationships with our customers and team. You’ll have excellent client facing skills and be proficient at communicating both verbally and written within all levels of a business up to and including senior management. You are an ambitious, forward thinking individual who is keen to join our small but rapidly growing business and you’ll be eager to grow with us.

You’ll Have The Ability To:

Provide advice and implementation expertise across infrastructure environments including a strong mix/ if not all of the following:

  • Networks (e.g. Cisco, Juniper, F5…)
  • Storage (e.g. Dell, IBM, HP…)
  • Compute (e.g. Wintel, Unix, Linux…)
  • Security (e.g. Policies, Controls, Procedures, Best Practice, Management…)
  • DevOps (e.g. AWS, Google, Azure, Kubernates, Docker…)

Demonstrate an understanding of governance, ITIL, project management methodologies

Show composure whilst under pressure.

Clearly understand customer business requirements and convert to technical requirements and solutions

Assist with technical pre-sales in obtaining requirements from customers and documenting a viable solution.

Engage business stakeholders in understanding potential technologies capabilities.

Work within strictly defined timeframes and provide high level guidance on the size and scale of work required for solutions.
Mentor and guide technical staff and ensure the smooth design and delivery of solutions.

Manage & implement solutions, technical reviews & assessments.

Support our customers and provide resolutions to any queries and issues.

You’ll Bring:

Experience of gathering, understanding and documenting business requirements and impact on existing processes, systems, data and people.

Excellent client facing and communication skills, including strong documentation and presentation skills

Solid organisational skills with strong attention to detail & ability to multi-task.

5-10 years’ experience in a professional services organisation.

Sound like you? Send your CV to careers@zarrdia.com