Lead Solutions Architect – Permanent – Watford
Our client in Watford are looking for a Lead Solutions Architect to join their company at a time of growth.
How will you spend your time?
You will take the a leadership role in the solution design and architecture community taking responsibility for the solution architectures across the companies projects and programmes. You will be tasked with delivering integrated solution architectures for UK and International programmes of work meeting current and future business needs. You will lead a team of architects to bring together business, application, infrastructure and data requirements into a single view. You will bridge the gap between the technical team and stakeholders to manage expectations and make recommendations for company decisions.
Experienced at senior level with skills in one of the recognised architecture frameworks (Togaf, Zachman etc) with the ability to present complex issues clearly with both technical and non technical audiences. Direct management of architects will help you in this role but these skills can be developed. the most important piece of experience is the ability to assemble a broad set of technologies and services to create a complete solutions to a business requirement.
Nice to haves:
Financial services experience with a certification in Togaf or equivalent.
The company sit within the financial services sector and pride themselves on being investors in people, from early on you will discuss your training and development plan to help achieve your career goals.
Base salary £80,000-90,000 per annum, Car allowance, bonus and benefits. Overall package £130,000-140,000.
If this sounds of interest to you, please get in touch with Pete on firstname.lastname@example.org