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Head of Architecture

  • Job reference: 38940
  • Location: London
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Start date: Not specified
  • Contact: Not specified
  • Sector: Strategy and Architecture
  • Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Additional Benefits

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Head of Architecture- London / Enterprise Architecture / Digital Transformation / Greenfield

I'm partnering with a global investor services organisation, who are seeking a Head of Architecture to lead the development of a clear and defined overarching technology strategy and approach to meet the mission, objectives and strategy of the business.

Working closely with the CIO & Director of Business IT, the Head of Architecture will define and ensure the architecture and design approach is appropriately planned and delivered against.

We are searching for someone who has:

  • The ability to work with a variety of business, domain and technology experts to develop solutions from high level requirements and architecture options to detailed design level.
  • Ideally experience within financial services, preferably wealth management. Regulated industry- OK.
  • Certification in an Enterprise Architect Framework i.e. TOGAF.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide Architecture Leadership to the Group including the development and continuous improvement of Architecture Capability; lead on Architecture Governance including chairing the Group Architecture Committee (GAC).
  • Influence and manage stakeholders (up to Board level), ensuring the Group's Enterprise Architecture informs the strategic investment plan and that all solutions delivered through the change portfolio realise the strategic intent.
  • Provide architectural oversight and design authority on solution delivery, working with key project, technology and business stakeholders.

This is a complex and exciting challenge for an ambitious Head of Architecture and will likely set this person up for a very successful ongoing career. If this is of interest, please click apply.

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