Senior Architect - Technology Consulting

Location Belfast
Discipline: Technology
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Ross Mccloskey

Contact email: rossmccloskey@godfreynorth.com
Contact phone: 07934379990
Job ref: J31
Published: 26 days ago
Expiry date: 30 June 2022

Senior Architect - Technology Consulting

Due to rapid expansion within our clients consulting practice they are currently in the search for a skilled Architect to join their expanding Technology team. By joining the Technology team, you will play a major role in helping companies solve a wide range of complex issues, applying cost reductions and implementing ERP systems. If you are interested in technology as well as problem solving and intellectual curiosity, then Technology consulting could be exactly for you.

Your key responsibilities

  • Providing tech co-ordination between scrum Teams

  • Providing scrum teams with technical leadership and guidance on design options;

  • Support scrum teams in building robust applications using the most appropriate technologies, languages, tools, and methodologies

  • Ability to conceptualize and translate business requirements into end-to-end technical solutions

  • Identify technical gaps, opportunities, or inefficiencies in any area of architecture, and the overall application development lifecycle and develop plans to close such gaps

  • Ability to create vision of the overall solution

  • Ability to review architecture designs, to identify issues and risks, escalating them as needed

  • Understand business needs to define system specifications and work collaboratively with business analysis teams

  • Use tools and methodologies to create representations for functions and user interface of desired solution

  • Develop high-level product specifications with attention to system integration and feasibility

  • Plan and design the structure of a technology solution

  • Communicate system requirements to solution delivery, development, and testing teams

  • Evaluate and select appropriate software or hardware and suggest integration methods

  • Assist with solving technical problems when they arise

  • Ensure the implementation of agreed architecture and infrastructure

  • Address technical concerns, ideas, and suggestions

  • Monitor systems to ensure they meet both user needs and business goals

  • Ability to understand and define software and hardware capacity requirements based on system or user requirements

Required Attributes

  • 10+ years practical experience

  • Proven architecture, design, and implementation experience with large scale projects

  • Experience in developing IT Strategies

  • Ability to conceptualize and translate business requirements into end-to-end technical solutions

  • Extensive experience of multiple technologies - Microsoft, SAP, Oracle, AWS

  • Experience at providing technical leadership to project resources to meet project deadlines and ensure project objectives are met

  • Knowledge of Project delivery and Project Management methodologies as used in large integrated environments - Waterfall and Agile