Solution Architect

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Solution Architect

Dublin

Contract

Negotiable

Ref: E3167SD

Job Description

My Dublin based client is looking for an experienced Solution Architect to join the team on a contract basis.

Solution Architect

Description:

-Work with Business Analysts and Project Managers to understand business requirements and translate these to high level designs, detailed technical specifications and solution designs.

-Work closely with business and technical stakeholders to conduct the analysis needed to support solution definition.

-Provision of design documentation for all solutions, ensuring the solutions support architecture roadmaps, standards and principles.

-Be able to communicate your vision and designs to others by producing documented designs/proposals and present your solution and its benefits.

-Management and maintenance of design and solution documentation.

-Analyse problems and structure solutions for complex technology changes.

-Work across a wide range of solutions which include: off-the-shelf applications, existing customer systems, integration systems, data processing, web technologies and others.

-Engage collaboratively with all key stakeholders throughout all phases of the project.

-Support the handover of all solutions to Information Systems (IS) Operations, ensuring appropriate documentation such as work instructions and run books are included.

-Promote and champion best practices in terms of solution design, ensuring consideration of strategic roadmaps and strategy’s.

-Contribute to IT strategy, architecture management, governance, and technology evaluations.

-Assist in establishing financial transparency of all solutions, considering key costs such as software licensing and hardware specifications.

Reporting into:

-IS Governance and Planning Manager

Experience/Qualifications:

-Successful candidate to have 10+ years technology experience, with a proven track record in the delivery of IT enabled change.

-Proven solution architecture, design, and implementation experience with large scale projects.

-Extensive experience of Microsoft and Oracle technologies.

-A broad understanding of application, information and infrastructure technologies using industry best practices.

-Strong communication and influencing skills with the ability to communicate technical issues and strategy to both technical and non-technical audiences. Backed-up with strong interpersonal skills.

-Bachelor’s Degree or Masters in Computer Systems or Software Engineering or related technical discipline.

Desirable:

-Experience in the utility sector

-Architecture Certification and Accreditation (TOGAF, IASA, ITIL, etc.)

How to Apply

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