Digital Service Architect

  • Location

    Glasgow, Scotland

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    £480 - £550 per day

  • Contact:

    Alex McQuade

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

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Being responsible for setting the company's strategic technical direction, the highly productive, skilled and engaged Architecture team operates on industry standards and best practices. Its aim being to deliver a modern, scalable, secure, resilient and safe multi-tiered architectural platform. We are looking for someone who is Cloud Specialist

o Defining the Architecture and design of applications in support of projects within a wider change programme

* Responsible for architectural design and documentation within identified areas of a multi-tiered, microservice based architectural platform

* To assist in the definition of the company's technical vision, strategy and roadmaps

* To work collaboratively with customers, business and technical colleagues in the creation of Architecture and designs in support of individual projects within the context of a wider programme of work

* As subject matter expert, participate in and to lead discovery/inception workshops in order to facilitate the understanding of customer needs and facilitate the production of technical designs

* To act as an ambassador and to promote architecture vision to internal and external stakeholders, and other organisations both inside and outside government.

* To provide leadership for Technical colleagues, supporting them in their personal development and career aspirations

* To undertake design assurance on key projects ensuring that changes to the architecture take account of relevant goals, principles, practices, strategies, roadmaps, policies, standards while assessing the impact that the changes will have on other projects

* Degree level education or equivalent