Solutions Architect (Ref: RUSA)

Position in the Information Technology sector in Johannesburg - Gauteng
Posted On Thursday 18 June 2020
Job Description:

Exciting opportunity in multi-national Renewable Energy company.


Main job function

The ICT Solutions Architect will be responsible for providing computing infrastructure and software application support to the offices in Southern Africa countries, and Plant related computing infrastructure for Southern Africa.


  •  Computing infrastructure design, upgrades and deployment.
  •  Maintenance and upgrading of currently existing virtualized environment, and design for future requirements.
  •  Provide expert support to the ICT Computing Infrastructure

MUST have a bachelor’s degree in Computer Systems, Information Systems or Information Technology.


3 - 4 years’ experience in a medium/big-sized company, preferably with a System Integration focus.

Knowledge of Microsoft Windows Active Directory and networking architectures, both from server and client perspectives.

In-depth knowledge of Server Virtualization using different platforms (e.g. Microsoft Hyper-V, VMWare etc.).

Good knowledge of ISO/OSI layered model.

In-depth knowledge of System Architecture & Design which includes the creation of highly detailed functional requirements which describe deep functional logic of a computing system.

In-depth knowledge of database administration, Microsoft, Unix/Linux OS systems administration, and Hardware and Storage administration

Good knowledge of ICT security risks and vulnerabilities in a networking environment.

Cisco CCNA or CCNP certification an advantage.





A Consultant will be in touch if you are shortlisted for the position.  Please consider your application unsuccessful should you not have been contacted within 2 weeks.  We will keep your CV on our database and contact you should you match the criteria of any other vacancies.

Please contact Ruth Underwood