Lead Architect (Enterprise) - 6 Month Contract - London
Rate: Up to £635 per day
A Lead Architect (background within both Solution & Enterprise Architecture) is urgently required by a leading Financial Services organisation, with responsibility for both establishing and maintaining the enterprise architecture, developing and promoting the strategic, business-aligned architectural direction and working closely with delivery teams, ensuring adherence to both the strategy and architecture. The role will require a blend of both Enterprise Architecture and Solution Architecture
As the Lead Architect, you will be required to understand a current landscape, map out the capability gaps, process maps, envision a target landscape and engage in delivery.
Solid experience as a Solution Architect, preferably within Financial Services but not essential
Experience in leading small teams of Architects
Systems Integration design
Solution Architecture (Business, Application, Technology, Data)
Understanding of project approaches (Agile, Waterfall, V-Model)
Practical understanding of Enterprise/Solution Architecture (TOGAF)/SOA
An Innovative, creative thinker with a flexible approach to Architecture and Development
Effective, concise communicator, comfortable presenting at senior stakeholder level
Able to translate complex architectural issues and details for Executive Members and non-technical business teams.
If you are available and interested, please apply in the first instance and you will be contacted to discuss the position further.