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Application Architect - Glasgow city centre - Glasgow - City Centre

Ref: 149 Date Posted: Monday 12 Mar 2018
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An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Application Architect to join the team. This role will provide vision and strategy at a domain and solution level for key capability areas in support of the company’s internally facing functions, ranging from Digital Workplace systems to applications in support of our distilling, bottling and supply chain operations.



Reporting to the Lead Architect, key responsibilities for this role will include:


  • Acting as an authority on application technology across a range of business domains.

  • Defining, maintaining and governing technology strategies across the organisation, setting and applying direction in technology and governance.

  • Proactively driving development of the business through technology initiatives and strategies.

  • Liaising with the business and other teams – both directly and by working with the business relationship management function – on business requirements, process and transformational activity.

  • Keeping abreast of developments and best practice in both the industry and technology in the area of Business Applications.

  • Acting as a key member of the Architecture Forum, assessing and guiding new demand to ensure timely and successful delivery for the business and strategic alignment are effectively balanced.

  • Defining and governing solution architectures in line with domain strategies.

  • Delivering proofs of concept and trials to determine the best fit technologies.

  • Working within projects and long running transformational programmes, guiding work spread across multiple initiatives and departments to deliver a combined strategy.

  • Supporting the Lead Architect and Head of Business Technology on analyses, assessments and presentations as and when required.



To be successful in this role you will have experience in an architecture based organisation with a wide reaching solution or domain architecture background. An experience or understanding of .NET/ C#, Office 365 and Azure would be beneficial as is a certification in an established architecture framework or methodology. You should have excellent interpersonal skills with strong analytical skills and a pragmatic, but assertive, approach to decision making.



Closing Date for internal applications – Friday 23rd March 2018

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