Infrastructure & Cloud Architect

Job reference: 001490

Location: Home-based

Closing date: 26/01/2022

Salary: circa £75,000 per annum

Employment type: Permanent

Department: IT

Division: IT

Hours per week: 37.5 hours per week

We are P & O, with an enviable heritage, brand recognition and future investment there has never been a better time to join us.

The role

We are currently looking for an Infrastructure and Cloud Architect to help lead and support the design of Core Infrastructure Solutions for Head Office, Port and Vessel Services. You will be the functional lead for this area and your subject matter expertise will allow the business's current and future state capabilities and drive the organisation's targeted business outcomes.

The key technologies that you will be working with will be Data Centre/ Server and Storage Infrastructure, Virtualisation and Cloud Hosting (predominantly Azure). There will be also be working around designing core infrastructure for a wide range of IT solutions including across IT and OT systems.

You will also be delivering all elements of design for infrastructure focused projects and provide design for the infrastructure layer of business projects. There will also be work around keeping abreast of technology advances and identifying prospective impacts on the business.

The organisation

P&O Ferries is one of the best loved brands within the UK and we are considered a Superbrand. We have been providing a maritime service for the UK and beyond since 1837 and have been an integral part of British maritime history for almost two centuries.

We are now part of DP World whose vision of enabling global trade fits with our global vision for the 21st century. We are going through our biggest transformation in our history which includes building the most technologically advanced ships for the Dover Straits, welcoming customers who have never travelled by ferry before and huge technology leaps that will see us at the forefront of a technology revolution.

Our people are our most important asset and we are building a world class team from all over Europe and the world to help us thrive in the new normal. We have the backing of DP World with all of their tools and support alongside the freedom for you to be the best you can be.

The person

So what skills are we looking for?

- A strong background in a similar infrastructure design role in a large multi site business

- A broad understanding of infrastructure services including MS Active Directory, Name Resolution and IAM

- Strong experience of Azure Cloud virtual infrastructure and cloud migration

- A good understanding of infrastructure security considerations and solutions

- Ability to document high and low level design for infrastructure and business projects

- A versatile way of working and having the ability to work well in an environment that is undergoing huge amounts of change

- The ability to manage multiple projects and prioritise as needed.

At P&O Ferries we want you to be you. Not only will that make us stronger but will allow us to bring authenticity to everything we do. We know our customers come from all walks of life and so do our employees. We are all about connecting the world and that starts with finding connections with who you work with.

When we recruit we want to you to bring your whole self to work and we are working towards increasing diversity across all of our employees. We know we cannot be the best unless  we recruit the best regardless of race, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, lifestyle, age, educational background, national origin, religion or neurodiversity.

If you are interested in this role please click on the link below to apply.