Senior Enterprise Architect


  • £45000 - £55000 per annum
  • Posted: 02/10/2017
  • Leatherhead
  • Job Ref: 216101770
  • Permanent

Job Details

Senior Enterprise Architect

Location: Leatherhead, Surrey or Bristol

Salary: £55k

You will take overall responsibility for:

• Defining, validating and promoting the good solution for a bid, a deal or a project (in a project scope or a dedicated scope within a programme) within our team and to the customer

• Directing the creation and review of enterprise capabilities to support the strategic requirements of the business. Identify the business risks and benefits of alternative strategies

• Directing a team of architects for development of enterprise-wide architecture (either combined business-technical solutions or enterprise wide IT solutions) to align the technology approach with the business and customer goals, identifying benefits and risk mitigation approaches.

Responsibilities:

• You will be working closely with multiple client stakeholders, act as the lead for an Architect Team to develop the strategy for effective IT-enabled business change.

• Support the strategy by overseeing the creation of a blueprint for change (what, where, who, how, when and why).

• Ensure compliance between business strategies, enterprise transformation activities and technology directions, often setting strategies, policies, standards and practices.

• Achieve buy-in with key stakeholders (including CXO and suppliers) through effective engagement.

• Coordinate plans and actions with programme and project teams, setting technical policies and other constraints as necessary to achieve enterprise aims.

Mandatory requirements:

• Have proven experience in delivering solutions, technology and architecture design and support to major ICT services at enterprise level, including making the case for change.

• Have experience managing technical personnel including engineers, information security consultants, database designers and administrators, and infrastructure support personnel

• Able to persuasively communicate to all project and client staff and stakeholders up to CXO level.

• TOGAF Certified.