Wintel Technical Architect

Category: Infrastructure/Cloud
Main location: United Kingdom, UK Wide - Various, UK Wide - Various
Position ID: J0522-1002
Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

If you’re looking for a challenge that stretches your talents and you want to make a real difference
in people’s lives, come and help us support the digital transformation of the UK. We need infrastructure and cloud experts to work with high profile public and commercial clients,
improving systems that make the everyday easier. Continued growth within our Global Technology Operations Project Services Wintel team means we have an opening for an experienced Wintel Technical Architect to work in a dynamic and challenging environment with a pedigree of Server Management excellence.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

As a Wintel Technical Architect you will lead on projects to deliver high quality solutions to our clients. Duties will include producing designs and leading the project team to implement changes that achieve a high level of client satisfaction, delivering solutions into CGI and 3rd party Data Centres on time, within budget and to a high standard.
You will ensure that all necessary support documentation is amended to reflect any solutions delivered.
You will be required to develop and own low-level designs and providing feedback on high-level designs reviews where subject matter area is impacted, e.g. viability, product selection, best practice.
Once work is complete, you will then be required to provide documentation and information to hand servers over into BAU. You must be comfortable to perform out of hours change work as and when required.
You must be able to work on own initiative and act as technical lead to consultants and engineers working on the projects. There will be a need to work in a CGI Office, at home or on client sites when required.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

You will have demonstrable experience of Microsoft Server Infrastructure and Virtualisation platforms. Experience of Cloud technologies and M365 is desirable.
Appropriate vendor certifications would be an advantage.

All applicants must hold or be prepared to undergo National Security Vetting (NSV) Security Check (SC) level.


  • Cisco
  • Firewalls
  • Infrastructure architecture
  • Oracle
  • Technical Architecture

What you can expect from us:

Insights you can act on

While technology is at the heart of our clients’ digital transformation, we understand that people are at the heart of business success.

When you join CGI, you become a trusted advisor, collaborating with colleagues and clients to bring forward actionable insights that deliver meaningful and sustainable outcomes. We call our employees "members" because they are CGI shareholders and owners and owners who enjoy working and growing together to build a company we are proud of. This has been our Dream since 1976, and it has brought us to where we are today — one of the world’s largest independent providers of IT and business consulting services.

At CGI, we recognize the richness that diversity brings. We strive to create a work culture where all belong and collaborate with clients in building more inclusive communities. As an equal-opportunity employer, we want to empower all our members to succeed and grow. If you require an accommodation at any point during the recruitment process, please let us know. We will be happy to assist.

Ready to become part of our success story? Join CGI — where your ideas and actions make a difference.