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Solution Architect

Job Title: Solution Architect
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salary: £0.00 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH54728_1502295404
Contact Name: Charlotte O'loughlin
Contact Email: c.oloughlin@parity.net
Job Published: August 09, 2017 17:16

Job Description

Senior Solutions Architect

Leeds. Public Sector. 6 Months +. Inside IR35.

Senior Solution Architect required in Leeds. The successful candidate will compliment an existing team of Solution and Assistant Solution Architects reporting into the Head of Strategy & Solutions.

The wider function also includes Technical Architects & technical design specialists covering both applications and infrastructure disciplines dealing primarily with Microsoft technologies and development tools. DIS operates a flexible delivery model working with fulltime permanent staff, temporary contract staff and external partners and organisations.

The role

  • Establish and implement actionable architecture practice & models
  • Development and execution of Digital & Technology strategies
  • Solution design and implementation assurance as part of a diverse range of programmes and projects
  • Working with a range of stakeholders to develop and promote principles, standards and patterns?
  • Identify relevant opportunities for Innovation and change

Essential Knowledge, Skills & Experience

  • Design & Establish Governance models
  • Enterprise Level Architecture including creation, maintenance & management of enterprise architecture - EA methodologies & Tools i.e. TOGAF, UML models, strategies, reference architectures, Architecture visioning incl. financial modelling, technical frameworks & roadmaps
  • Familiar with business & technology strategy & Digital strategy frameworks and techniques & execution
  • Information architecture - interpret, use & apply to inform a range of business improvement activities particularly those involved in definition, design, development, enhancement & maintenance of IT Systems
  • Business skills / methods - Business knowledge / context, business case development, Business strategies & goals , business process modelling, business capability mapping & planning, relationship management
  • Technical skills - Systems architecture & design, Enterprise software & Software development, application architecture & integration patterns, data exchange / management, Security & compliance, broad range of platform technologies - enterprise & consumer
  • Digital, web & service based architecture - SOA / MVP / MVC, Cloud models (IaaS, SaaS and PaaS)
  • Interpersonal skills - Extensive interpersonal, communication & leadership skills including Planning, presentation & organising skills, Customer & supplier negotiation, tender & purchase process

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