Principle IT Architect

£60,000 | Leeds | Permanent

Posted 18 days ago


Job Title : Position: Principle IT Architect - Leeds, West Yorkshire

Our global client who are an award winning consultancy are seeking to hire an IT Architect into a brand new role - this will be the focal point for all strategic solution aspects relating their global IT functions

Essential Skills:

Strong Enterprise Architecture experience including, Infrastructure, Applications, Data and Business
Experienced at producing multi-tier, high-availability infrastructure architectures in an Enterprise &
cloud environment adhering to DR, Business Continuity and availability best practice
Understanding of Hybrid Cloud solutions and experienced in integrating public cloud into traditional
hosting/delivery models
Business and technology solution design, project management, development, delivery and run.
Systems transformation, design and implementation
Strategically oriented, but able to lead all aspects of technical delivery

In addition you will have be able to own, be accountable, deliver against and evolve their road map
Have strong customer-focus with key stakeholders being able to communicate to users in a clear, non-technical language
Strong team-player
Analytically minded, able to break down and understand information and provide technical solutions across their IT environments in a fast-moving, dynamic environment
Your role will entail presentation capabilities and able to lead workshops and meetings to elicit requirements and develop solutions

This new role entails working within a global team in managing and providing all levels of IT Technical solution design
The IT Architect will be skilled across the full lifecycle from inception, innovation, solutions scoping and
shaping, through to project delivery and run. A significant amount of IT experience, extensive technical
understanding, strong consulting, stakeholder management and leadership skills are essential.

In this role, the IT Architect engages closely with other business units to develop and execute innovative, competitive solutions / projects, leveraging a wealth of previous experience in deploying solutions, implementation, management and service.

Own the architecture of our solutions and systems, including the enterprise roadmap setting the standards, principles and building blocks to shape all of the IT initiatives for nfrastructure, data management, service, operations and policies, advising on any required changes to these as our services develop. Provide strategic IT advice across all aspects of infrastructure & application portfolio assistingin the shaping of the strategy.

Be the focal point for all strategic technical aspects relating to the development of the IT services ie cloud, DevOps, refresh core business systems.

For further information please apply to Justine Sellman at InterQuest - Tel 01423 878 685

InterQuest Group is acting as an employment agency for this vacancy. InterQuest Group is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of age, disability, gender, religion/belief, race, marriage, civil partnership, pregnancy, maternity, sex or sexual orientation. Please make us aware if you require any reasonable adjustments throughout the recruitment process.