Proposed Salary Attractive Remuneration
Career Level Staff
Experience 4 Years
Industry Information Technology
Qualifications Bachelor's Degree
How will you spend your days?
Our Architects will have an overall responsibility for the strategic technical developments of a digital platform and legacy applications in alignment with Agilisys and our client’s technical principles and policies. You will work closely with our clients to determine standards and methods to support the development of their solutions as well as providing advice and support to solution and technical architects.
You will recommend and participate in the analysis, evaluation and development of long-term IT enterprise strategy and operating plans to ensure that the solution objectives are consistent with the enterprise’s long-term business objectives
To work with our IT Professional and Transformation Services teams to translate Business Technology and Products Strategy into solutions for our diverse client base in the UK
Review solution delivery with the Agilisys Design Authority and Project Management to ensure compliance with defined strategy and architecture and assess the impact of deviations
Champion the use of good design principles and ensure that non-functional requirements such as scalability, security, availability, reliability and performance are addressed
Communicate complex IT architecture in business terms to internal and external stakeholders at all levels and explain how solutions/strategies address their current and future needs
Mentor and coach less experienced team members, embedding the technical architecture strategy in their thinking and delivery, and encourage collaborative sharing of best practices and design patterns
Support and encourage innovation through continuous review and appraisal of the developments in technology and assess how these will impact our solutions, business and architecture strategy
Assist with bids for new work and build business cases for new technology implementations
Providing support and advice in end user migration methodologies and techniques
Maintains knowledge of IT infrastructure architecture, standards and practices and consistently applies these standards
Create and maintain technical documentation to facilitate efficient planning, execution and handover into BAU
How to stand out?
Minimum 2:1 undergraduate degree in either Business or Computer Science studies and Masters or MBA preferred.
At least TOGAF 9 Foundation qualification. ideally TOGAF 9 Certified.
Good knowledge of Microsoft Azure Cloud solutions. (Azure Architect) and desirably to be Microsoft Professional Cloud Solutions Architect Certified.
Desirable to be AWS Certified Solution Architect or Axelos ITIL Master certified
Ability to lead analysis and assessment of systems and determine overall technical needs and effort.
Experience with Applications and Technology Architectures including Microsoft Dynamics 365 CE, Microsoft Office 365 and Microsoft Azure.
Deep knowledge of solution design, implementation and testing
Outstanding communication skills, with the ability to explain complex ideas, simply, to a range of audience.
Robust knowledge of Security Architectures
Excellent oral, written and presentation communication skills.
Strong interpersonal skills including ability to articulate ideas to both technical and non-technical audiences.