Lead Architect - Commercial Lending

Hays IT
United Kingdom
13 Nov 2017
18 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Lead Architect - Commercial Lending You will define the IT Architecture Strategy for the commercial Lending Business. You'll be responsible for l eading the design for the new strategic lending platform. Lead the design of solutions for large projects and programmes, through expert architectural skills translate high level business requirements into technology architectures that align to Divisional strategic architecture. Work as part of the programme management team on large programmes, governing and shaping the delivery of projects. Simplify the existing architecture, delivering reusable services and cost saving opportunities in line with the policies and standards of the group. Lead collaborative working with other areas within Enterprise Architecture and Design to ensure that all solutions are complete, operable, conform to business processes and meet the business needs with the agreed quality of service. Responsible throughout the entire project lifecycle for the end to end solution of the project. Provide clear, continuous and consistent solution architecture leadership at a detailed level within the project. Provide mentoring and coaching for architects across AMI. Lead and participate in the peer review and QA of project architectural artefacts across AMI through governance forums. Report key architecture decisions and implications to the Group architectural governance forums. Participate from time to time in the supplier selection process, evaluating usefulness and cost of products and making appropriate recommendations. Has a comprehensive understanding of Solutions Architecture. As needed provide leadership and direction on business and IT strategy, portfolio shaping, and IT Support the build, lead, develop, appraise and motivate a team of architects that is capable of satisfying the accountabilities described above. Uses appropriate tools and frameworks, including logical models of components and interfaces, UML design tools, and industry capability frameworks to contribute to the development of systems architectures in specific business or functional areas. Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C's, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at hays.co.uk - provided by Dice ENTERPRISE ARCHITECTURE, PROGRAMME MANAGEMENT, QA, UML