Enterprise Solution Architect

Job Title: Enterprise Solution Architect
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH6561_1503312669
Contact Name: Emma Sears
Contact Email: esears@venquis.com
Job Published: August 21, 2017 11:51

Job Description

Key Responsibilities:

  • You will be a pro-active architecture lead for a business unit. This means regular engagement with the Head of IT for the business unit as well as actively building business architecture strategies for integration, data and applications.
  • Providing support to the Head of IT will be an essential part of your role. You will be required to be comfortable engaging and presenting to Senior Executive stakeholders from various parts of the business. The ability to take complex technical or architectural concepts and distil the key messages to be delivered to the audience is essential.
  • You will take the lead and be responsible for the delivery of architectural change. You will do this by reviewing and approving solution designs based on their alignment with the business unit architecture roadmap.
  • You will be engaged in pro-active architectural activity, however this role is also responsible for ensuring the architectural portfolio of change is delivered to the highest standards. Therefore, you will ideally have an understanding of software delivery lifecycles with a technical grounding. The Business operates a Microsoft stack (Microsoft SQL Server, IIS, etc.), however there is a mixed development stack with applications being either Microsoft .NET or Java based.

    You will be able to understand software, integration, data and deployment patterns and to be a 'problem solver'.

Person Specification

  • You will have knowledge of London Market Insurance business
  • You will have proven experience of delivering architecture in complex environments
  • You will previously have guiding development teams
  • You will have experience of the Microsoft database technology stack (SQL Server, T-SQL, SSIS)
  • You will have knowledge of ETL technologies (Alteryx, SnapLogic, etc.)
  • You will have knowledge of Microsoft .NET and associated technology stacks

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