Solutions Architect - Security & Infrastructure

Solutions Architect specialising in Security & Infrastructure needed for a 6 month contract.

Your new company
Hays are currently partnered with one of the world’s leading mining companies on their search for a Solutions Architect to join their team for at least the next 6 months.

Your new role
You will be responsible for providing technical expertise in the design of a specific solutions in line with business requirements, for both ongoing projects and for new projects in the pipeline. These projects are focused on the infrastructure and security elements of the solutions that can be applied to IT/OT environments.
Some Key duties include:
  • Defines and manages functional and non-functional requirements that consider business expectations for the system and operational concepts.
  • Develops and selects effective design solutions, works with relevant vendors/stakeholders to procure products, and provides design expertise to inform selection.
  • Develops a system integration strategy/plan, assembles and integrates systems accordingly.
  • Provides specialist advisory on company architectural standards, governance frameworks and emerging technologies.
  • Enhancing user experience by improving usability, accessibility and desirability of a design solution.

What you'll need to succeed
To be successful you will have demonstrated experience in a similar role and have a strong understanding of IT and operational technology (OT) from a design, implementation and run perspective with a focus in infrastructure and security. You will be able to work collaboratively to resolution with diverse stakeholders and being an effective communicator, with solid interpersonal and analytical decision making.
You will have demonstrated experience in:
  • Applying Cybersecurity standards and controls in the resources industry particularly critical infrastructure such as safety, control and protection systems;
  • Various security technologies such as Next Generation Firewalls (NGFW), IDS/IPS, forward and reverse proxies, load balancing, PKI / digital certificates, SIEM, endpoint protection, VPNs, remote access, among others;
  • Defence in depth, trust levels, security zoning, hybrid solutions;
  • Wired and wireless networking, hosting, storage, high availability and network traffic analysis.

From a design perspective, an understanding of both AWS and Azure is desirable, but not a deal breaker.

What you'll get in return
This organisation is at the fore front of their industry with large projects and opportunities. This role will be an initial 6 months with a high chance of extension for the right person. This large company offers a number of benefits including the flexibility to work from home as many days as you want. The hourly rate is competitive, and you will be paid on a weekly basis.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now. Alternatively, you can email or
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position in Technology, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

LHS 297508 #2685909


Job Type
Technology & Internet Services
WA, Perth

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Luisa Grant, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Perth
Level 1, 863 Hay Street

Telephone: 0892544532

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