lead enterprise architect - leatherhead

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leatherhead, surrey
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Lead Enterprise Architect - Leatherhead

Lead Enterprise Architect is required to join Leatherhead based organisation.

You will operate as an Enterprise Architect and head up the Architecture practice, consisting of Solution Architects and a Data Architect. It's not a mature part of the business, therefore it presents plenty of opportunity to set the standards, governance and best practice for the future. They are keen to continue working with industry standards frameworks (TOGAF, Zachman etc.)

The team will be responsible for high level architecture for a range of projects, tasked with translating requirements into a solution architecture that fits with the wider business strategy and supports new and emerging business needs. This is predominantly focused on Business Applications (COTS products), Infrastructure and Data.

You'll need to be a strong people manager and stakeholder manager, with the ability to translate highly technical information to non-technical audiences. The organisation also rely heavily on 3rd party technologies partners and suppliers so a strong background working with external stakeholders is also important.

Key responsibilities:-

* Manage and develop a small team of Solutions & Data Architects
* Define the Enterprise Architecture standards for a range of complex IT solutions, ensuring they adhere to the latest design principles for fit for purpose, scalable and efficient solutions
* Quickly understand the wider business roadmap and ensure the proposed architecture delivers against the business needs
* Take an active role and contribute to the wider IT Strategy
* Evaluate and undertake impact analysis on major design options and decisions

Required experience:-

* Demonstrable track record of designing and delivering large-scale Enterprise solutions for Business Applications, Infrastructure and Data
* Experienced at managing Technical Architects
* Certified, or equivalent knowledge - TOGAF, Zachman or similar

There is a very good base salary on offer along with a Car allowance, Bonus, Superb pension scheme and private medical insurance.

If you are interested in applying for the role, please send an up to date copy of your CV for immediate consideration.

Randstad Technologies Ltd is a leading specialist recruitment business for the IT industry. Please note that due to a high level of applications, we can only respond to applicants whose skills & qualifications are suitable for this position. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.





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