Head of Architecture Realisation
• Job Title: Digital Head of Architecture Realisation
• CV Submission Deadline: 06/03/2018 @ 15:30
• COMPETITIVE Daily Pay Rate: £700 UMBRELLA (ir35)
• Hours: Daily 7.4 weekly 37
• Location: West Midlands:Reynolds House
• Contract Length: ASAP to 27/10/2018
• BPSS Security Clearance
Key Knowledge and Skills (Experience):
Extensive and demonstrable experience of Cloud technology spanning at least two Cloud providers
Demonstrable experience of creating architectural diagrams and technical designs
Knowledge of security and networking technology as is applicable to Cloud environments
Experience of working in a large scale organisation with operating models and associated continuous improvement
Key Tasks and Deliverable's:
Provide technical governance across all delivery streams by actively aligning all
inflight work, projects and programmes to standardised architecture
Focus on enabling business and IT leaders to make investment decisions that
balance and prioritise current operational demands, disruptions and
opportunities with the longer-term strategic vision of the organisation.
Work with the wider technology team, including CTO to ensure product
development and roadmap is fit for purpose.
Identify, scope and design any pieces of work or product development that would
be to the advantage of CDG and the wider HMRC community.
Ensure non-technical requirements are always at the forefront of solutions being
designed with full documentation and continual review processes.
Coordinate a wider team of staff throughout the entire project lifecycle to ensure
all aspects of the solution are delivered on time and within budget.
Conduct and support the internal architecture review process and actively
contribute to the wider architecture strategy within the business. Manage risk.
Deliver internal training and mentoring to colleagues to ensure that knowledge is
shared, this may be via face to face sessions as well as internal documentation.
Innovate and lead by example. Challenge the status quo but do so in a positive,
inclusive and collaborative way.
Embody a genuine personal passion for technology and architecture. Be able to
demonstrate a deep and robust understanding of public cloud hosting providers
and the general methodology and terminology used in that space.
Ability to document technical solutions to a high standard and drive a culture of those around them to do the same, regardless of grade or reporting structure.
Be an active member of the CDG leadership community with the potential to line manage other architects or product owners.