Solution Architect

Modis International Limited
£400 - £500 p day
02 Oct 2017
04 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you a solid Solution Architect looking for your next role? My client is looking for a Solution Architect to join them on a 5-6 month contract in Leeds.

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 will be responsible for delivering a number of key outcomes which include:

*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

The role is for an initial 5-6 month contract and will be based in Leeds.

If you feel you have the relevant experience and knowledge, please forward your CV in the first instance.
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