Technical Architect

16 Feb 2019
28 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Who we arePwC Augment is an exciting part of the business which provides skilled employees to many of the firm’s leading clients, primarily in the banking and financial services sector for business as usual and one-off projects. We are currently growing a technology capability to support these clients and we are looking for skilled Technical Architects who will support the execution of technology and change projects for our clients.As projects are typically carried out on client sites, our team members work from both local and international locations for the duration of client engagements.The Data Architect will be responsible for defining the overall structure of a program or system, overseeing IT and developing a view of business capabilities (organization, process, tools, technologies) required to deliver against the business requirements.The responsibilities of each role will vary depending on client needs but will likely include

Develop strong relationships with clients’ stakeholders as well as within IT teams to become an expert in the intersection between both.

Responsible for providing planning, analysis, guidance and definition of a business architecture that effectively supports our client’s strategies.

Accountable for architecting and designing comprehensive technology supporting business solutions that meet client requirements on high-impact projects

Applies broad knowledge of business capabilities and service offerings to develop a portfolio of solution alternatives that can be refined, enhanced or tailored to meet specific needs for their respective clients.

Aligns the organizational goals and capability implications with the required organizational change, including staff, role, reporting and size impacts

Ensures the target state business process supports the capability requirements

Analyzes business change drivers to determine business, information, solution and information technology requirements

Evaluates short-term needs required to support key business goals & establish priorities

Consults with client stakeholders, information and technical subject matter experts to identify how a given business architecture can support their goals

Functional Skills

Ability to tie together solutions across systems

Business acumen

Business process modelling


Knowledge of required technologies (including 3rd party solutions)

Statistical modelling

Understanding of future technologies

Technical Skills

Big data analytics – HAVeN / HADOOP / Autonomy / Vertica / Cloudera / SAS / Mongo / Cassandra

Data architecture & modelling

Data warehouse technologies

Master data management

Data modelling tools – ERWIN

Data visualization – tableau / Qlikview / SAP BO

Integration technologies – Tibco / Informatica / CAS

Service orientated architecture (SOA)

What is in it for youAs we’re responsive to client demands, your role will be varied and challenging, providing you with an opportunity to work with a wide variety of high profile clients. In addition to the client projects and training, our employees are also rewarded with various other benefits offered as part of your employment

Our dedicated internal Careers Service.

Competitive salary plus a potential discretionary bonus (performance related).

25 days standard holiday pro rata, with options to increase this through your benefits package.

A flexible benefits scheme that be tailored to suit your (and your family’s) needs. Provision of a group pension plan with additional funding provided by PwC.

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