Lead Digital Architect

Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
London (Central)
10 Jan 2018
11 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Lead Digital Architect
£100k - £150k basic and OTE (Depending on Experience)

A leading technology consultancy with offices across the globe continue to grow within the architectural space. We are seeking a highly talented Lead Digital Architect to provide expert support in key technology projects. Working with the very latest technologies, the successful candidate will be architecting various scaled projects for a broad range of clients and industries.

You will need to have exposure to the latest technologies and trends (such as Cloud, IoT) and good, varied enterprise architect experience. You will have full end-to-end ownership of digital solutions for a number of market leading clients.

*Establishment of an Agile Architecture advisory offering
*Provision of Architectural support to key Technology projects - both through other architects and directly on projects
*Business development and sales of technology focused projects

Role description
*Lead the building of the Agile Architecture practice
*Develop client facing offerings for cross industry corporate clients worldwide including:
*Architecture assessment capability and framework
*Agile Architecture services for digital projects of all scales from dashboarding to building a new digital business such as a digital bank
*Reference architectures for various scales of delivery across various environments including client hosted, public and private cloud
*Build an Agile architecture team
*Create and deliver point of view type articles for publication
*Always be on the cutting edge for new IC in architecture and design
*Cover at least one sector in depth and be the go-to expert (eg banking, Insurance, Retail)

Required competencies and experience
*Bachelor/Master degree or equivalent degree in computer science or related areas
*Work experience in commercial IT of at least 10 years
*Work/project experience in developing or maintenance of enterprise architecture of at least 3 years
*Knowledge and experience regarding
?Typical IT architecture and applications in large scale corporates
?Preferably experience both in a software vendor and in a consulting capacity
?Development of enterprise architecture in an Agile environment
?Development and compliance checking of IT standards
?Major trends in industrials IT and IT innovations
?Delivery of largescale Digital projects in an Agile environment
?Experience of Cloud implementations in at least one industry
?Development experience
?Compliance and regulatory standards generally and in at least one specific industry

The role requires exceptional communication skills to confidently communicate to stakeholders across all levels of the business, whether it is internally or with a third-party. As a Lead Enterprise Architect, you will take full responsibility for your respective project, ensuring the end-to-end solutions created are to the highest of quality and within budget.

This is a great opportunity to work in a highly-regarded organization. This role may suit people with the following job titles - Enterprise Architect, Digital Architect, Digital Enterprise Architect, Lead Architect, Head of Architecture, Architectural Lead

We are keen to build strong relationships with IT consultants based on providing a transparent and supportive service. Now in our 18th year we pay promptly and are a stable contracting partner in good financial health. Deerfoot IT: Est. 1997. REC member. ISO certified. *Each time we send a CV to a recruiting client we donate £1 to The Born Free Foundation (charity no. 1070906). We never send your CV without your email authorisation.

Deerfoot is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.