Technical Architect

Spring Grp
Bristol (City Centre)
11 Jan 2018
02 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Technical Architect/Contract/3 months/Bristol/Ir35/£575/IaaS/PaaS/SaaS/

Spring Technology is currently recruiting for a Technical Architect to work with our public sector client in Bristol. This is a 3 month contract with a further 3 month extension available.

This client 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 role falls within IR35 paying a daily rate of up to £575 per day.

Main tasks will include:
*Provide assurance to the Head of Digital, on the technical and security products produced by the 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.
*Identify technical and security risks and issues and ensure these are formally documented.
*Identify and implement appropriate mitigation actions to reduce risk.

Essential skills include:
*Be digitally and technically literate, capable of effectively engaging with technical staff, suppliers and stakeholders to define the best solutions.
*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 skills include:
*Recognised Technical Architecture qualifications
*Have knowledge of public sectors digital strategies, codes of practice and public sector transformation strategy and standards.
*Have awareness and understanding of Data Protection law and regulations.
*Have awareness and understanding of Business Continuity principles and BS25999

If this role sounds of interest please send your current CV to ********************** for immediate consideration. Suitable candidates will be called to go through the job role in further detail.

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

Spring Technology is an Equal Opportunities employer; we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.

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