Enterprise Architect Lead

Ref No. EMP406601
Location Worthing, England
Job type Permanent
Job Status Applicants Required


We are recruiting for the Enterprise Architect Lead for one of the most respected organisations on the South Coast. If you want to make a real difference, this is definitely the role for you!


TOGAF, experience leading architecture structures

The Job

You will join a company that is undergoing an extensive IT Transformation and your work will have positive implications for the wider business. If you like to come back home feeling you are part of an exciting endeavour that will make a difference in people's lives, please keep reading as you may have found your ideal role.

The IT function covers all areas from infrastructure, security, operations, architecture, PMO and applications and our client is currently working through multi-million pound investments to deliver resilient, agile IT to meet the current and future business needs. This level of investment needs significant strategic and architectural input to ensure our client is building a flexible and extensible technology stack.

As Senior / Lead Enterprise Architect, you will be responsible for:

Ensuring that the respective business, application, data and technology perspectives are in line with the organisation's technology and governance strategies, policies and standards

Full life cycle experience, responsible for the development of a complete set of architectural views for an enterprise in accordance with one of the common architecture frameworks (e.g. Zachman, TOGAF, DoDAF, MODAF, FEAF).

Strong business analysis skills and experience, including development of business vision and strategies, functional decomposition, requirements capture, process modelling

Leading the Enterprise architecture capability You will be will be a leader in strategy and innovation and provide direction, guidance and definition of an enterprise's architecture to effectively support corporate business strategy.

Essential knowledge/experience:

Significant, in-depth professional experience in relevant architecture design of business views and processes, information, applications, IT security and infrastructure, providing technical design leadership in large or complex projects in a regulated environment. At least five years must be acquired in a comparable enterprise architecture position and design authority, with enterprise-wide responsibilities;

BSc / BA Degree ideally in Computer Science, Information technology, Engineering, or equivalent; Proven technical background, encompassing both internal and outsourced development as well as integration of commercial off-the-shelf applications across all layers, Middleware environments;

Proven experience in enterprise architecture blueprint development, governance and management;

Strong leadership and change management skills with practical experience of transformation in wide organizations and/or in international context;

Software Development Life-Cycle (SDLC) and Project Management Methods;

Strategic Portfolio planning and management;

Strong knowledge of relevant architectural frameworks such as TOGAF (preferred) or Zachman; deep understanding of the architecture discipline, processes, concepts and best practices; Sound experience in developing strategic reasoning and advice Regulatory experience and ideally working with GIS, EAM, ERP, Telemetry, Digital, Middleware, Business Intelligence, operational systems, SaaS/IaaS, Hybrid Cloud.

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