Job description Design the IT infrastructure architecture. Acquire the overall view on the IT infrastructure (data centers / servers / network / .
Manage the IT infrastructure architecture. Participate in the ARB (Architecture review board) and thus maintain the relationship with other architects to ensure that the Infrastructure architecture fits with the global IT architecture.
Define the infrastructure standards that will be used as guideline in the ARB when reviewing new initiatives. Participate in the operational meetings and provide insight and guidance towards the colleagues and partners.
Continuously watch the market and trends in your field of expertise to be able to come forward with opportunities and solutions that are future proof.
Assess the current IT operational environment and come up with an architecture to ensure a complete protection from a security point of view.
Design, based on this insight, the optimal IT security solution for the client in Europe. Verify the design with all parties involved (InHouse architects, outsourcing partner architects, .
Work closely together with the CISO to align the architecture with the existing policies and standards Apply the security standards when reviewing new initiatives in the ARB.
Assess changes and requests that might have a security impact. Review security related incidents Follow up on a regular basis the information on emerging vulnerabilities and act accordingly.
Follow up on a regular basis the information gathered by the SOC provider and act accordingly. Report to the Operations Manager.