Field IT Enterprise Architect (South East) - £80,000 OTE


Field IT Enterprise Architect (South East) - £80,000 OTE - £80 Million IT Infrastructure Services Provider
South East
Up to £80,000 OTE Package

Who we are

We a rapidly growing technology company that supports corporate and public sector clients with world-class IT services, solutions and products. Our thinking is award-winning. We carry the highest accreditations from technology and software leaders. And our data centre is second to none, holding Government Official Status.

We pride ourselves on having a different view and a better answer. The last year has seen exciting changes within our business, including the launch of our new brand and new digital platforms, ensuring we’re better able to support our business in delivering exceptional solutions to our customers.

Our Project Services team, who are based from our offices in Sussex, specialise in planning and delivering large scale transformation programmes, as well as delivering ongoing services to our client base.

Due to expansion, we’re now recruiting for an Enterprise Architect to join our delivery team based. You’ll be responsible for delivering and implementing projects and services for clients as well as participating in pre-sales discussions and on-site client workshops.

Key Responsibilities:

Consultancy and Presales

+ To articulate Project Services value proposition during the sales process to various technical and non-technical audiences and stakeholders at all levels;
+ Provide consultancy around enterprise and solution architecture for new business opportunities, attending meetings with the sales team and supporting the Project Service sales target;
+ Collect, document and assess business, functional and technical requirements during the sales process and design/propose the appropriate solution to meet the project requirements and objectives
+ Educate the direct sales team, clients and partners on the continuous innovations released into Project Services solutions
+ Maintain open communication with the management, marketing and consultancy teams to continually inform them about evolving client needs and preferences, issues or product gaps and competitive intelligence.

Implementation

+ Develop appropriate design architecture based on strategic business and operating models.
+ Develop principles, strategies and frameworks.
+ Ensure standards and framework compliance.
+ Develop and maintain strategic and technology roadmaps.
+ Develop and maintain a strategic vision for the delivery of IT based on key business drivers.
+ Provide advice and consultancy on strategy to management team.
+ Liaise with solutions architects to develop design standards.
+ Produce models to describe the artefacts, principles, frameworks and strategy.
+ Lead the development of capabilities in all facets of strategic and tactical implementation from conception to post deployment.
+ Provide cross project architectural governance that includes identifying relevant strategy, policy and roadmaps.
+ Monitor and report on project compliance and alignment to IT strategy.
+ Provide expert consultancy in the development of programs of work and capital budget allocation.
+ Liaise with engineers and technology experts to ascertain system functional capacity, constraints and support lifecycles.
+ Model and assess the organizations' baseline Architecture.

Field Enterprise Architect Skills & Experience:

+ Significant systems architecture and design experience;
+ Technology Infrastructure design and planning
+ Software development
+ IT security management
+ Service operations and management
+ Business analysis
+ demonstrated technical thought leadership in customer facing situations;
+ a grasp of IT project management methodologies, such as PRINCE2 & Agile;
+ commercial awareness in project and program delivery;
+ critical analysis and decision making
+ a natural flair for delivering high levels of customer service;
+ demonstrates creative thinking and problem solving skills but knows when to escalate issues;
+ excellent communication skills both oral and written with the ability to articulate an opinion effectively;
+ excellent interpersonal skills, the ability to work cross functionally and interact confidently with multiple stakeholders;
+ excellent planning and organisational skills with the ability to prioritise, manage time effectively and work to tight deadlines;
+ team player – understands the importance of collaborative working.

Qualifications/Certifications:

+ TOGAF 9 certified
+ Technical degree (or equivalent), preferably in Computer Sciences or Mathematics (and/or equivalent industry experience).

Location: Field based. We would welcome applications from candidates who live in and around the South East due to frequent travelling to customer sites around the country.
Hours: Permanent 9.00am to 5.30pm / Monday to Friday.
Salary: Based on qualifications and experience.

Benefits & Perks:

Includes: life assurance, healthcare cash plan, employee assistance programme, on-line discounts & savings platform, free parking, spot bonus scheme, recruitment bounty scheme, dress down Friday, fundraising, sports & social club, health and wellbeing programme.

Start date: ASAP

Additional Information:

+ Must have the right to live and work in the UK.
+ Any offer will be conditional on the successful candidate passing relevant security vetting process.
+ Must have a full UK driving licence.
+ Frequent UK travel.

To Apply:

Please include a covering letter (which includes salary expectations) along with your CV outlining the skills and experience that make you the ideal candidate for this position.

We look forward to hearing from you!

About us:

Join us at the forefront. Put your talent to the test. Make leaps in your field. We are a creative, collaborative place, delivering transformative results with remarkable technology for remarkable clients daily. Working here is challenging, rewarding and exciting. We welcome adaptable, enterprising professionals and invest heavily in their development.

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Job reference information
Advertiser Recruitment Revolution Limited
Contact Name Recruitment Revolution
Telephone (Please reference Dice when calling)
Reference 9684

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