Solutions Architect – TOGAF, Pre-sales, Application/Infrastructure – York – to £85,000 plus great benefits!
Global Financial Services organisation has a great opportunity for an experienced Solutions Architect (ideally with knowledge of EA frameworks, ie TOGAF) with experience of technical pre-sales through to transition and with a wealth of technical knowledge and expertise relating to software, applications and infrastructure with a strong background in a technical role and a proven track record of solutions design and implementation. You will demonstrate a sound understanding of IT governance and Information Security, possess the ability to manage risks, have an appreciation for strategy, process, capabilities, enabling technologies and governance and with strong leadership and interpersonal skills, including the ability to effectively manage a diverse range of technical and non-technical stakeholders with the ability to manage conflicting interests and priorities.
As a Solutions Architect you will be required to develop architectural models and IT solution designs to address specific project / programme requirements, engage with domain-specific experts within IT, the wider business and externally, working collaboratively with project implementation teams to ensure architectural and solution designs are appropriate, fit for purpose and implemented whilst identifying opportunities to evaluate and recommend new technologies, techniques and industry best practices to improve operational effectiveness. You will provide technical coaching and direction in the inception, planning and design of complex and high-risk business change and technology projects and programmes, to ensure alignment with Architecture framework and business objectives, act as a technical mentor to the business, providing guidance and advice on the use of technologies across the Group and identify appropriate third-party technology suppliers to maximise business value and mitigate risk. You will also be responsible for the day-to-day operation of the architecture governance processes for architectural compliance.
This is a great opportunity to join a Global Financial Services organisation in a Senior capacity that offers a salary of upto £85,000 plus a superb benefits package including free parking
This role is commutable from York, Leeds, Wakefield, Bradford, Selby, Harrogate, Ripon, Wetherby, Hull, North Yorkshire, West Yorkshire and Humberside.