Technical Architect, Bristol, 6 Months, £600 - £650pd

People Source Consulting Limited
Bristol (City Centre)
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Technical Architect | 6 Months | Bristol |£600 - £650pd

People Source Consulting are currently seeking a skilled, experienced Technical Architect Ideally with a background in Government Digital Service / GDS environments to take on a 6 month Bristol based contract.

Our client is undergoing a Transformation Programme which encompasses a set of projects to stabilise and improve existing systems, plus define, procure, implement and migrate to replacement systems. As such they are seeking a specialist Technical Architect Services to support in the delivery of these initiatives.

Essential skills and experience:

*Be digitally and technically literate, capable of effectively engaging with technical staff, suppliers and stakeholders to define the best solutions in line with PINS & 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.

Nice-to-have skills and experience:

*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

In return:

*6 month Initial contract, likely to extend
*£600 - £650pd
*Outside of IR35
*Central Location (2 mons from Main Rail station / Temple Meads)

If you closely match the skills and experience outlined and you'd like to be considered for this role, please respond to this email ASAP. Shortlisted candidates will be chosen the morning of Monday 15th January 2018 so please reply before this date.

People Source Consulting Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

People Source specialise in technology recruitment across niche markets including Information Technology, Digital TV, Digital Marketing, Project and Programme Management, SAP, Digital and Consumer Electronics, Air Traffic Management, Management Consultancy, Business Intelligence, Manufacturing, Telecoms, Public Sector, Healthcare, Finance and Oil & Gas.

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