ENTERPRISE ARCHITECT (Farnborough, Hampshire) Aetna continues to be a leader in building a stronger, more effective health care system. The Architecture Planning team within the Office of the CTO plays a significant role in this transformation by creating conceptual architectures to meet the desired business capabilities. About our role: Our Enterprise Architects work with business, information and technology architects to recommend technology investments needed to enable leading edge capabilities and develop comprehensive roadmaps that outline how those capabilities get realized in response to our diversification efforts. As the Enterprise Architect for Aetna International your remit will include: Analyzing and documenting current state and future state of IT systems. Constructing roadmaps to detail out the steps necessary to transition to the future state architecture. Translating business processes into standardized and integrated system components Translating business activities into reusable service components for implementation by the development teams. Working in collaboration with business stakeholders, program management, and development to maximize short and long term value of IT investments. Demonstrating understanding of industry and technology trends and assisting senior management in developing strategic vision. Effectively communicating the strategic architecture throughout all levels of the organization. About you: Naturally, you'll bring significant experience in enterprise, application, and information architecture design with experience in managing the application delivery process. This role requires: A strong technical leader; you'll be able to turn vision into action, drive outcomes, and promote common goals and actions. An understanding of enterprise integration across hybrid processing environments. Expert knowledge across multiple platforms, processes, and architectures. A minimum of 7 years of people and project management experience required. Experience with the development of enterprise architectures in large corporate environments and strong verbal and written communications skills are a must. Experience managing matrixed staff with ability to leverage non-directs to complete tasks. Demonstrated ability to negotiate complex and often contentious issues, and reach consensus and work through people to achieve key goals. Outstanding oral and written communication skills including formal presentations for all levels of management combined with strong collaboration/influencing. Experience with architecture modeling tools. Healthcare, Insurance/Financial Services, or e-Commerce industry knowledge desired. This fantastic opportunity is offered with a competitive salary, benefits and bonus. We also operate a free shuttle bus from Farnborough train stations.