Head of Architecture / Director of Architecture - IT / Business

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    West Midlands, England

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    Excellent Salary or Day Rate

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    Matthew Costello

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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Head of Architecture / Director of Architecture - IT / Business / Perm Or Contract

Director, Head of Architecture, Contract Day Rate or Permanent, Regulatory Environment, Energy, Retail, Power, Driven Growth through Technology,

My leading client is looking for a Head / Director of Architecture to join an organisation with very progressive growth plans. You must have a proven track record in delivering significant business growth through technology innovation.

They are looking for a proven background of implementing complex and robust enterprise wide architectures within either a Regulatory / Retail Energy environment or a successful startup that has scaled. You must be able to show a Thought leader and be an evenlagist of new Technology to the organisation is key. You will be leading a team of approx 10 people with direct influence over 240 IT resources

Ideally you will have

  • Has had deep domain knowledge in the Utilities/ Energy/Regulatory Environment sector or proven experience of scaling a start-up to significant prominence
  • You are a big-picture thinker who is dedicated, innovative, creative and has a willing to take action attitude.
  • Adapts industry and internal practices to solve complex technical problems and drive new processes and solutions (including developing TOE standards)
  • Adapt industry and internal practices to improve security by design
  • Influences the redesign of business processes and related business data by interfacing with Product Owners and other relevant stakeholders
  • Proven experience in creating and managing teams
  • Experience with on premise and cloud
  • Experience designing and managing server virtualization platforms at scale
  • Experience with multi-technology storage vendors
  • Experience with capacity planning

If this sounds of interest please send me your profile to discuss in more detail