Technical Architect (Azure Implementation)

  • Location

    Coventry, West Midlands

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  • Salary:

    £650.00 - £770.00 per day

  • Contact:

    Experis UK

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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Technical Architect (Azure Implementation), Azure Expert, Azure Certification, Agile, Scrum, Dynamics, CRM,

Our Central Government client based in Coventry are recruiting for a Technical Architect. The successful candidate will need to have significant experience working with Azure to an expert level.

Successful candidate will be required to provide:

  • Guidance around regarding Send data migration to eAPIM T
  • Helping teams prepare for TDA.
  • Providing technical guidance and assurance to individual teams to ensure consistency.
  • Performed SIRA role guiding the security architecture assessing risks. (assume DS will handle for LBCT. Engage with BSI to provide SIRA, junior TA to manage relationship with ISO).
  • Deployment approach. Already documented so mostly advice and guidance
  • Branching strategy. Already documented so mostly advice and guidance.
  • Development practices. Already documented however might need tweaking
  • Security practices and data privacy
  • API standards (e.g. REST)
  • Experience in the configuration of active directory and the principles of federated security
  • Use of OAUTH 2.0 flows with experience in the configuration of OAUTH Identity provider(s)
  • Use of agile
  • Use of ALM tools (in particular Azure DevOps) including the Configuration and deployment of best practice workflows
  • Solid software security knowledge including OWASP standards proficiency
  • Azure infrastructure review against design
  • Ensuring individual teams are delivering against a common vision.
  • Ensuring appropriate reuse of architectural components across the design.
  • Documentation to support better understanding of solution
  • Support transition to BAU for software support
  • Support of adoption for automation API
  • Guide the evolution of Azure Application Insights
  • Optimization of the business process (e.g. enhancing case management to accept data validation issues).
  • Shaping how Microsoft Dynamics is exploited (either identifying opportunities which should be solved by Dynamics or those which should not).
  • Helping to define and scope new pieces of work.
  • Driving definition of platform level NFRs
  • Accountable for design packs, delegating to individual teams for delivery where relevant.
  • Delivery of documentation which covers end to end solution including (integration specification and data flows).
  • Acting as a key contact with other DfE architects and TDA. Includes attendance of DfE architecture sessions.
  • Working with DfE security ISO to AtO including generation of relevant DSAM documentation.
  • Working with 3rd parties to ensure solution consistent with programme vision including non-functional qualities
  • Discussions with software vendors around their use of submission APIs
  • Work with other DfE teams who are providing supporting services and operational needs
  • Technical coordination across delivery teams.
  • Providing advise and explanation on technical aspects to SRO and other senior stakeholders.
  • Coordination with external vendor to support delivery of ITHC / Pen testing including processing findings.
  • Identify and manage architectural and technical risks and escalate where necessary
  • Document and explain residual risks to senior stakeholders (especially in areas such as security where all residual risks need to be agreed with SRO before go live)
  • Knowledge of the existing teams/systems etc advantageous
  • System transition / implantation commences from early May