Search for a job

This job was posted more than 40 days ago...

Chief Architect- ICT, SIAM, Prince 2, ITIL

Permanent  for ERS in City

Chief Architect- ICT, SIAM, Prince 2, ITILLondon

Chief Architect- ICT, SIAM, Prince 2, ITILArchitectural Governance* Develop, communicate and deploy Architecture Governance processes.* Develop and communicate Deployed Architecture standards and policies* Develop and communicate technology standards and policies* Raise remedial actions for exceptions to architectural standards * Ensure that architectural governance is a fair, consistent and transparent process* Identify architectural risks and propose alternatives and solutions* Deliver architectural service improvement initiatives that drive efficiency * Communicate architectural decisions, plans, goals and strategies* Develop architectural metrics and reports for the executive team, business and IT management.* Develop and enforce best practices for master data management and integration.

Architecture Design & Roadmap Planning * Responsible for forward planning to evolve service management capabilities * Develop systems architectures to include use case modelling, domain modelling and common UML / Archimate artefacts.* Design and oversee implementation of end-to-end integrated systems.* Develop and maintain current and planned state architectural blueprints* Develop and maintain an aspirational architectural road map* Initiate and deliver technology evaluations and recommendations.* Support business and IT strategic planning.* Maintain in-depth knowledge of IT industry best practices, technologies, architectures and emerging technologies.Project Delivery * Ensuring that high level requirements are consistent, complete, correct, and operationally defined* Performing cost-benefit analyses to determine whether requirements are best met by manual, software, or hardware functions; making maximum use of commercial off-the-shelf or already developed components.* Review new and existing program/project architecture for compliance with IT standards, policies and architectural plans* Oversee the design and implementation of enterprise data and metadata structures.* Interfacing with the design and implementation engineers and architects, so that any problems arising during design or implementation can be resolved in accordance with the fundamental design concepts, and user needs and constraints.* Ensure that project documentation captures architectural decisions

Client Engagement * Cultivate relationships with internal / external stakeholders and staff

Supervisory and Management Responsibilities* Manage a team of architects* Guide architects and engineers in proper solution direction.

Chief Architect- ICT, SIAM, Prince 2, ITILRequired Skills:* Process – Business Process planning, development, integration and adoption in a service management environment. * Services – Demonstrated experience designing IT service management systems (preferably BMC Remedy) to support service management organisation. * Architecture – Systems architectures with focus on Microsoft BackOffice (AD, Exchange, SQL, SharePoint, SCCM, SCOM, SCORCH) integration* Development / Integration – Experienced in code development to support integration architectures and architecting component integration across COTS platforms at a holistic level.* Process – Demonstrated experience and knowledge of ITIL process, engineering methodologies and design principles; strong understanding of ITIL framework and processes.* Technical – Strong Network and Systems Management foundation to include security design, implementation and tuning. Demonstrated systems engineering experience designing, building, implementing and transitioning new capabilities and systems

Desired Skills:* PRINCE II qualified* Principles of the full SE lifecycle and V model.

The successful candidate will be required to go through security clearance for this role!!

Apply Now or call Charlie on 01923 22 55 81.

Job added on 08-10-2014