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IT Solution Architect - Any UK Site

United Kingdom
Job Type
20 Jul 2022
As IT Solutions Architect you will be engaging with all levels of the business from engineers through to senior managers to develop IT solutions to address business requirements or innovation opportunities. You will develop the initial solution design and work with our IT partners to help them develop a detailed technical design. You will be responsible for ensuring the integrity of requirements capture, definition and architectural design that reflects all stakeholder needs, & selection of the technology solution that best meets that need.

What you will do

To lead the engagement with the business to develop and document solutions for IT requirements
To provide analytical support for business transformation initiatives
Develop detailed IT requirements from outline business needs
To support the development of the UK IT Digital & Architecture Strategy
Help develop IT architecture roadmaps
Provide architectural and security oversight for IT Operations and Project Delivery
Ensure that the required Cyber Security position is implemented and maintained across UK IT systems
Provide technical knowledge and expertise to resolve IT related business issues
Develop and maintain relationships and plans to grow the influence of IT in the business
Use expert knowledge to identify risks and identify continuous improvement opportunities
Liaise with hardware and system suppliers
Direct outsource provider when necessary
Act as a subject matter expert for the wider IT team
Utilise new technologies to maintain and improve efficient IT services
Provide expert advice for the development of IT Innovation
Coach & mentor other IT team members

What we are looking for

Skills and experience in several of the following areas is desirable:

Experience of data analysis
Wide range of IT infrastructure expertise
Knowledge of architecture frameworks
Knowledge of security standards, processes and application of security enforcing measures
Broad knowledge of Microsoft Platform technologies
Broad knowledge of Virtualisation Platforms, storage technologies and enterprise server platforms
Enterprise Networking & Services (TCP/IP Networks, devices & services (e.g. DHCP/DNS)
Security of Operational Technology systems
Experience of developing solutions for cloud hosted services (e.g. AWS, Azure)
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  • Job Reference: 662713160-2
  • Date Posted: 20 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Networkers Technology
    Networkers Technology
  • Location: United Kingdom
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Government & Defence
  • Job Type: Permanent