Enterprise Architect

Sanderson Recruitment
Cardiff (Caerdydd)
£50k - £65k pa
16 Jun 2017
25 Jun 2017
Enterprise Architect, Cardiff, £50,000-£65,000 My client, a highly desirable financial services organisation based in Cardiff is currently looking to recruit an Enterprise Architect to support them as they enter into a major period of technological transformation. This is an excellent opportunity to work with stakeholders across the business to help shape and deliver technological change across a diverse IT function. The ideal candidate will be commercially astute and display a strong track-record of implementing positive change. What you will be doing - Implements effective technical design governance frameworks and defines, develops, maintains Current and Target Operating Models, technical design principles and Enterprise Architecture artefacts. - Uses these core architecture artefacts to govern change programme designs to ensure alignment of change with business and IT strategy across the organisation. - Enables enterprise wide management of complex change whilst identifying synergies to reduce cost and complexity and ensuring effective common business and technology solutions across the organisation. - Support the shaping and alignment of change programmes by working with senior stakeholders, to build common understanding of impacts of commercial decisions and the change portfolio on the Current and Target Operating Model - Recommends optimal delivery roadmap to maintain operational stability whilst delivering multiple major change initiatives to deliver business strategy. - Provide high-level technical solution proposals to support the strategic intent of the organisation that are appropriate and deliver business benefit while ensuring standards and policies are adhered to and align with the strategy. - Work with Programme and Project teams to support the delivery of business cases and technical design documents that clearly articulate proposals. - Implements effective technology design governance frameworks and defines, develops and maintains Target Operating Models, business and technology design principles and Enterprise Architecture artefacts - Evaluate and recommend products and/or services from external software and solution providers for all areas of the business in support of their operating plans and strategies What you will bring to the role - Significant experience of working as an Enterprise Architect - Experience of modelling both business and technology landscapes - Demonstrate experience in the development of Business and Technology strategies together with change agendas and portfolios - Senior stakeholder management experience - Strong knowledge of Enterprise Architecture methodologies and their implementation - Awareness of technology change management governance strategies My client offer a very competitive benefits package which includes an annual bonus and a strong pension scheme. To apply for this role, please send through a copy of your CV immediately. For more information call Daniel Lewis on