Head of System Architecure

CPS Group Limited
Cardiff (Caerdydd)
08 Apr 2018
20 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Head of System Architecture (Directorship level) - Newport - £90,000 - £100,000 + Great bens (20% Bonus, Private medical, Flexi-working)

My client are a global leader in the digital arena, operating across five continents, employing 5,000 people with a passion for technology. They have firmly established themselves as the market leader in the innovative and renowned area they operate within - To put it simply, you would have heard of them!
Due to monumental growth, the appointment of a Head of System Architecture is required to drive forward and own an exciting, integral road-map. A key member of the Senior Management team, you will be responsible for continuing the architecture of the Service Platform, team development and driving the adoption of new technologies and industry best practices.


•Direct responsibility for the ongoing architecture road-map
•Evangelise the adoption of appropriate technology and development strategies
•Work closely with the Customer Architecture, Engineering and Product Line Management functions
•Formulate long-term objectives and standards of performance for the department
•Promote best practice development techniques and approaches and drive adoption within and across teams
•Manage a dynamic team of highly skilled architects

Who my client is looking for:

•Proven history of cloud native architecture, development and deployment
•Experience leading a team of architects or principle engineers
•Galvanise and influence a multi-functional team in an international environment
•A manager with excellent communication skills including the ability to interact easily with senior management and key stakeholders
•Good understanding of DevOps best practices and Continuous Delivery
•Significant experience with Agile, Scrum or other rapid application development methodologies
•Ability to manage, coach, train and motivate staff in both technical and leadership development. Effective goal setting and career management of team members

Package details:
Basic salary: £90,000 - £100,000
Bonus: 20%
Annual leave: 27 days
Flexible working: Permitted
Pension: 9%

This really is an exciting opportunity for a proven leader in the software arena. To find out more, please apply immediately.

Head of System Architecture (Directorship level) - Newport- £90,000 - £100,000 + Great bens (20% Bonus, Private medical, Flexi-working)

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