Job title: Solutions Architect (Infrastructure, Cloud Design, End User Environment)
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Salary type: Annual
Location: City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality, South Africa
Job published: 2020-01-14
Job ID: 32529

Job Description

Solutions Architect (Infrastructure, Cloud Design and End User Environment)  

This is a BEE requirement role.


My client is based in the Northern Suburbs of Johannesburg and currently looking for a strong solutions architect focusing on Infrastructure, Cloud Design and the End User Environment.

The successful incumbent will act as the technical authority for solution design and provide technical support (L3 and L4) on the following technologies:

    • Access Control and Identity Management
      • Active Directory – Global Policies and Platform
      • ADFS (Single Sign On)
      • Azure AD - Global Policies and Platform
      • Certificate Authority (PKI – Global Policies and Platform)
      • Global DNS (currently Ultra DNS) – Global DNS & SAAS Platform
      • AD migration services (currently Quest Migration Management)
    • Email Services
      • Exchange– Global O365 Tenant and Platform in a Hybrid environment
      • Mimecast - Global Tenant and Platform
      • AD federation services (currently Quest Collaboration Services)
    • Collaboration Services
      • Microsoft Teams
      • Microsoft Yammer
      • Microsoft OneDrive
    • Infrastructure Services
      • Multi Regional Video Conferencing


You will also have to be a specialist on VEEAM, Exchange and VMWare.



Skill requirements include:

  • Broad experience in infrastructure architecture, solution design, deployment and operations.
  • Expert level, and awareness of industry best practices, for MS 365 Suite (including Exchange, Teams, Skype for Business, InTune) in complex multi-site, multi-domain organisations
  • Strong experience in adoption of Cloud Platforms (including Azure and Azure AD)
  • Proven experience in simplifying and converging multiple AD domains and related services
  • Data centre virtualization and optimization technologies Load balancers
  • Various versions of Windows Server
  • Active Directory (including ADFS)
  • Mimecast
  • VMware
  • Windows clustering
  • PowerShell Scripting and process automation
  • Technical writing



If a strong match is found between your profile and the needs of the role, we'll contact you.

If you have not heard back from us within 2 weeks you are unfortunately not a suitable match for this role.