Enterprise Architect

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    Farnborough, Hampshire

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    Farrah Gonzales

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    8 months ago

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Enterprise Architect

Enterprise Architect (EA) is required by a global organisation in their Farnborough office.
The Enterprise Architect will be working with a number of Business and IT leaders and subject matter experts to build a view of the organisational strategy, processes, information, and information technology assets. You will be responsible for determining the current and future Principals, Policies and Standards for each technology domain. This determines the technical "rules" needed to allow the business and IT strategies to be delivered. This role is to deliver and maintain an EA strategy with the potential to allow both the business and the IT strategies to cohesively drive each other.

What's in it for the Enterprise Architect?

  • Working for a recognised company with an excellent reputation
  • Excellent benefits package including contributory pension, Life Cover, income protection and much more
  • Excellent Salary
  • Working in a company who invest in their team (including certifications & subscriptions)
  • Excellent Career Development opportunities
  • You will be working within industry leading teams and people

Essential Skills for the Enterprise Architect:

  • Hold or be eligible for SC clearance
  • Alignment of IT strategy and planning with company's business goals
  • Optimise information management through an increasing understanding of evolving Business needs and Technology capabilities
  • Work with Solutions Architect(s) and Business Analysts to sponsor their designs and provide a consensus-based solution that is scalable, adaptable and in synchronisation with ever changing business needs.
  • Direct involvement in the development and Governance of Policies, Standards and Guidelines that direct the selection, development, implementation and use of Information Technology within the Enterprise.
  • Experienced with designing secure Solutions for a complex IT environment.
  • Ability to work effectively across complex matrix organisation structures.
  • Strong communications, relationship building and influencing skills
  • Excellent people management skills, with ability to communicate at all levels. Particularly with Stakeholders.
  • Provide Strategic Consultation for projects and service development initiatives in defining or designing business processes and functions.
  • Be able to keep pace and adapt to changing and emerging technologies

Desirable Skills for the Enterprise Architect:

  • Extensive experience in managing the design of secure solutions in a complex IT environment
  • Minimum of SC security clearance will be required, capability to achieve DV is desirable
  • Relevant domain level certification such as CCDP / CCIE, MCSE, OSCP, LPIC-3 etc. or equivalent providing evidence of advanced domain level knowledge and capabilities
  • Ideally TOGAF, Zachman, MODAF or DODAF certified
  • Preferably Degree qualified or equivalent experience.

If you have the essential skills, keen to work as an Enterprise Architect (EA) and wanting to work for a company who invest in their technology and staff, then please apply via the link.