Infrastructure Lead

Location: Jakarta
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: 02_111019
Sector: Technology

We are currently assisting our client, a Singapore based AI powered product firm in their search for a top Infrastructure Lead in Jakarta.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage the Enterprise Architecture unit comprised of Infrastructure architects
  • To advise architecture team on planning, best practices and methodologies
  • To perform managerial tasks including task assignments and performance appraisals 
  • To design and develop overall IT architecture blueprints and ensure that they are up-to-date 
  • To develop detailed implementation plans and drive all system implementations within the organisation
  • To oversee and drive the transformation and improvement of platform overall architecture
  • To co-develop comprehensive short term and long term strategies (including transition architecture) with strict adherence to architecture principles
  • To review system designs and provide advice and guidance to development units
  • To constantly communicate and validate IT strategies with stakeholders 
  • To be the primary contact point for all IT architecture matters within the organisation 
  • To constantly monitor and measure the performance and capacity of the current architecture
  • To anticipate future needs and plan ahead for timely improvements - capacity planning and performance tuning
  • To keep up to date with latest technologies and techniques and evaluate for adoption

Requirements:

  • Minimum 5 - 8 years of working as a senior IT professional in areas of software/product development
  • At least 5 years of experience working with large scale (enterprise) and moderately complex IT architecture (catering at least > 1 million users)
  • Must have worked in a fully cloud-based infrastructure (IAAS) environment
  • Must have sound technical knowledge in SaaS industry and have in-depth understanding of all moving parts within a SaaS solution
  • Experience working with AWS/GCP is a big plus point
  • Must have experience in EAI (Enterprise Application Integration) including message-brokering, publish-subscribe patterns
  • Familiar with web and mobile applications
  • Well versed in areas of systems integration
  • Highly analytical and able to provide spontaneous technical advice/opinion when necessary
  • Industry knowledge in Retail / E-commerce will be an advantage 
  • Must be able to communicate effectively with all levels
  • Willing to travel locally and regionally as and when necessary
  • Certification in Enterprise Architecture such as TOGAF, Zachman is an advantage
  • Must be highly proficient in English (written and spoken)