Head of Enterprise Architecture

Recruiter
Hays
Location
Glasgow
Posted
07 Dec 2018
Closes
05 Jan 2019
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Head of Enterprise Architecture - Public Sector - Glasgow - £600 to £650 outside IR35 Your new company Large public sector organisation based in Glasgow City centre just a short walk from public transport links. Looking to invest heavily across their technology portfolio in areas such Azure, Dev ops and big data. Looking to bring in an experienced Architect to help them achieve their vision. Your new role Responsible for the definition, design and governance of the Business and Technical Architecture for Scottish Enterprise. Define the target architecture, the roadmaps and timescales for these architectures to ensure the most effective use of technology and digital services is being deployed Acts as the design authority and provides an assurance role, ensuring that all architecture activities and deliverables (in-house and external outsourced) are produced to a high quality and are consistent with commercial grade standards, policies and strategies. Take a lead role in the full life cycle delivery of the technical solutions for Business projects from initial concept, requirements gathering, specification, design, delivery, acceptance and in to operational support. Ensure the delivery and implementation of the defined solution architecture to enable the realisation of organisational benefits. What you'll need to succeed Extensive experience driving and leading large-scale architectural programmes/projects. Extensive experience translating business requirements and priorities into an enterprise architecture strategy. Extensive experience setting the target architecture direction, roadmap and priorities across business and technical architectural domains, including business, application, information/data, network, security and infrastructure layers. Extensive experience across the Azure Cloud infrastructure services. Extensive experience applying architecture frameworks such as TOGAF/Zachman. Extensive experience working within a 'DevSecOps', 'DataOps' environment and culture. In depth ITIL Knowledge Ability to influence and engage at a senior level What you'll get in return Opportunity to take on a senior and high profile role in one of Scotland's largest and most influential public sector bodies. Act as the leading design authority being given the autonomy to shape and change the organisations technology and road map. Competitive day rate outside IR35 and a long term contract. What you need to do now If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career. Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C's, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at

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