Technical Architect | Bristol | 3 months | Up to £650 per day

Recruiter
Evodia Limited
Location
Bristol (City Centre)
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

Evodia is seeking a Technical Architect to support our client which is undergoing a Transformation Programme which encompasses a set of projects to stabilise and improve existing systems; define, procure, implement and migrate to replacement systems. This is an initial 3 month contract based in Bristol. We can offer a day rate of up to £650 per day.

Tasks:

  • Provide assurance to the Head of Digital, the TDA and CAB on the technical and security products produced by our client and 3rd party consultants
  • Produce technical and solutions architectures that are compliant with the Digital strategy, roadmap, principles, systems and service levels
  • Define non-functional requirements and dependencies and ensure proposals commit to meeting them
  • Identify technical and security risks and issues and ensure these are formally documented. Identify and implement appropriate mitigation actions to reduce risk.
  • Knowledge transfer to client staff

Experience:

Essential:

  • Be digitally and technically literate, capable of effectively engaging with technical staff, suppliers and stakeholders to define the best solutions in line with Government strategy
  • Have demonstrable experience designing and reviewing complex technical delivery projects
  • Have demonstrable experience liaising with external and internal teams to ensure timely provisioning and implementation of quality, scalable and secure technical solutions
  • Have demonstrable experience of on-premise, IaaS, PaaS & SaaS solutions and when and how to implement them
  • Have demonstrable experience of working with suppliers to contribute to and assure detailed technical architectures and designs
  • Have the ability to cope in a technically complex and transformational environment, and to respond calmly and rationally to changing aspirations within constraints
  • Adhere to agreed project delivery standards ensuring outputs and deliverables are fit for purpose
  • An understanding of commercial approaches/considerations within the Public Sector environment
  • Demonstrable experience of successfully delivering projects within an Agile environment.

Desirable:

  • Recognised Technical Architecture qualifications
  • Have knowledge of the Government s Digital strategies, codes of practice and Government Transformation Strategy and Standards.
  • Have awareness and understanding of Data Protection law and regulations.
  • Have awareness and understanding of Business Continuity principles and BS25999

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