Service Architect

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    Hampshire, England

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    Daniel Barlow

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Duration:

    3-6 Months

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Service Architect - Croydon or Bracknell or Basingstoke - 3-6 months

Our client, a market leading multi-national technology company are looking for a Service Architect, to join them on a customer project based in either; Croydon, Bracknell or Basingstoke. The assignment is an initial 3 month contract and can offer a competitive daily rate.

Role Overview:

  • The successful candidate will be responsible for defining, documenting and come to agreements with stakeholders on the ongoing service architecture and model.
  • A major aspect of this role will involve having a detailed understanding of Service design and modelling, as well as evidence of experience & understanding of ITIL (up to L4).
  • As the role will be supporting a Public Sector customer some travel to customer sites around the UK may be expected over the duration of the assignment.

Key Skills for this role:

  • Candidates should be able to demonstrate prior experience of in depth service management.
  • You should also be able to provide evidence of recent experience designing and implementing service architectures for complex systems in large government departments or other large organisations.
  • You will be able to demonstrate a track record of successfully taking an evolutionary approach to service architecture and DevOps delivery model.
  • You will be able to build strong communications, relationship building, negotiation and influencing skills.
  • Candidates will be able to show a broad knowledge of IT as well as an excellent understanding of how support services impact on other business functions.
  • A national security clearance is required for this role but candidates not holding this level of clearance will be considered.

Skills and Experience:

  • The client is interested in speaking with Candidates who can demonstrate experience of the following:
  • Up to ITIL V4 Expert Qualification
  • Experience with automated configuration management, deployment and testing solutions
  • Experience with open source solutions and community
  • Knowledge & experience of Agile development, deployment and operations lifecycle
  • Experience using and deploying on Cloud based platforms & government protective marking of S*
  • Working in a multi-disciplinary team.

Service Architect - Croydon or Bracknell or Basingstoke - 3-6 months