Enterprise Architect- Applications

London (Greater)
13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Enterprise Architects in Cognizant Technology Consulting Practice
We are seeking Enterprise Architects at all levels to join our Technology Consulting Practice (CTC). Candidates should have previous experience as Enterprise IT or Solution Architects working with transformational programmes. Candidates will ideally have some consulting experience.
CTC provides technology leadership to support digital transformation and innovation for Cognizant clients. In addition to consulting, the business unit includes an advanced engineering capability that enables us to create first of a kind solutions which use emerging technologies.
In this role you will represent the Cognizant Technology Consulting (CTC) on client engagements and you will take responsibility for shaping, leading and delivering added-value through technology advisory consultancy and through guiding transformational delivery engagements.
You will have proven capability in providing technology leadership, delivering high quality, creative and insightful technology advice; you will ensure project success through timely and accurate production of agreed deliverables.
Your stakeholders will be at senior and more junior levels from the business and IT. You will have strong stakeholder management and relationship building skills. You will use these skills to help clients develop a consensus and shape their technology direction.
You will be able to relate business problems to the technology domain and communicate how technology provides business solutions. You should be confident of your ability to perform in complex client engagements when support can be limited. You will be enthusiastic to join an expanding and ambitious team of similarly high calibre, successful technology consultants, and to contribute to our worldwide growth.
We offer fantastic opportunities to work with cutting-edge technologies with some of the fastest moving, well recognised brands in the world, across all industries.
Experience required:• Proven consulting background and experience of working on digital transformations is highly desirable• Experience of working across varied technology domains such as Business Applications, Data, Infrastructure, Integration and Security• Previous experience in a Solution Design, Technical Lead or Architect Role• An interest in emerging technologies and innovation• Prior background in software development• Exposure to digital technologies such as Social, Mobile, Advanced Analytics, Big Data, Internet of Things (IoT), Cloud Computing, Automation• Demonstrate a clear technology thinking and a sound understanding of technology solution design principles• Ability to successfully relate technology solutions to business problems and sell ideas • Experience of providing technology leadership in complex projects and programmes.
Other skills required: • A passion for technology and how it can deliver business solutions• Ability to interact with clients and stakeholders at all levels• Excellent interpersonal and communication skill - both oral and written• A strong teamwork ethic with a proven ability to work collaboratively• A track record of developing creative solutions• Highly developed critical thinking, interpretative and analytical skills• A willingness to learn, grow and stretch in new roles and different industries• Positive, determined, resilient, confident and resourceful in the face of challenges• Flexibility to travel to client sites across the UK and internationally.
Cognizant (NASDAQ: CTSH) is a leading provider of information technology, consulting, and business process outsourcing services, dedicated to helping the world's leading companies build stronger businesses. Headquartered in Teaneck, New Jersey (U.S.), Cognizant combines a passion for client satisfaction, technology innovation, deep industry and business process expertise, and a global, collaborative workforce that embodies the future of work. With over 100 development and delivery centres worldwide and approximately 255,800 employees as of September 30, 2016, Cognizant is a member of the NASDAQ-100, the S&P 500, the Forbes Global 2000, and the Fortune 500 and is ranked among the top performing and fastest growing companies in the world. Visit us online at www.cognizant.com or follow us on Twitter: Cognizant.
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