Global IT Infrastructure Architect

Job description

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We are SmartWays – we help you grow and make good career decisions. We are specialized in IT recruitment worldwide and encourage you to join our IT Talent Community!

We work with international companies across Europe, to drive their business outcomes with the best-in-class IT people. People who use their intelligence and passion to inspire their teammates and make an impact on our customers are highly valued by us.

Please read this carefully to find out if this offer is for You.

Your learning never ends. Our Partner is a prestigious, privately-held Automotive company providing the best solutions and components to major OEM Car Producers globally. For over one century, this international company is focused on achieving its goals through diversity, innovation, and globalization. 

This is a superb opportunity for an accomplished IT Infrastructure Architect, a brand new role for a self-starter, who will be responsible for the support and management of Global IT Infrastructure & Network services. 

You will provide clarity and direction to our partner's IT teams in a matrixed, cross-functional environment. 

Take this ride with us.


You will:

  • Become a collaborative partner with our business peers by identifying and implementing cost-effective new technologies
  • Work as a strategic design authority for the support and management of global IT infrastructure & network services
  •  Manage, govern and oversight diverse environments for infrastructure and network operations, assuring a stable, reliable and scalable model
  • Work and support local IT teams to maintain global infrastructure and IT services
  • Take hands-on ownership for providing break-fix for high severity incidents, and troubleshooting service and
    coordination for the IT support teams
  • Interface with business customers and IT leadership team globally, ensuring excellent
    customer service
  • Establish and sustain collaborative relationships and develop buy-in within teams, including internal resources and outsourcing partners to deliver day-to-day IT operations
  • Provide clarity and direction to our IT teams and partners in a matrixed, cross-functional environment
  • Identify and implement cost-effective new technologies
  • Support global infrastructure project implementations when they occur.



You will do just fine if having:

  • Solid IT Infrastructure Architecture skills and experience with IT global vendors and partners
  • Proven experience with strategic implementation of IT Operations services
  • Demonstrated IT leadership track record of innovation and providing value
  • Strong written and verbal English communication skills
  • ITIL certification.

We would not mind if You are also skilled within one/few of the following:

  • CCNA, CCNP, CCNE, VMware, CompTIA, ServiceNow, Veeam, Microsoft MCSE certifications desired.

Do not hesitate to apply if you like to do things that matter. If you do not see yourself in such a position, spread the word among other professionals who might be a fit!