In order to ensure that the IT Department achieves its business commitments to the Firm the Solution Architect is responsible for the creation and delivery of solutions provided to the business and for the on-going improvement of our ICT architecture to ensure it remains relevant and fit for purpose.
The organisation are one of Yorkshire's largest employers and in fact span the UK and world with their services - a household name often advertised on TV.
The suitable candidate will come from a Solution Architect, or Technical Design Authority background, with exceptional solution design, influencing, communication, management and organisational skills. Strong Infrastructure skills with an excellent background across data, security, applications and infrastructure architectures and technologies are a plus. This is primarily a business facing role and therefore both strong technical and ‘soft’ skills are essential; as is the ability to work in an environment with continually changing requirements. An appreciation of the benefits of continual improvement is important along with a commitment to ensuring business continuity.
A track record of success is expected, as is the clear ability to build meaningful relationships within a complex and rapidly growing organisation, and to utilise these relationships to maximise personal performance within the role.
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