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Service Architect

Job Title: Service Architect
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Telford, Shropshire
Salary: £600 - £690 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 4 months
REF: 15648/001_1556716181
Contact Name: Adam Blackwell
Contact Email:
Job Published: 12 months ago

Job Description

I am currently recruiting for a Service Architect to work on a 90 day contract (18 weeks / 4 months) in Telford, West Midlands, for a public sector organisation.

The role is inside IR35, so will require candidates to work through an umbrella company for the duration of the contract, and the successful candidate will need to be BPSS cleared.

This role is part of a team that works with a leading-edge Cloud based infrastructure to administer and support and drive operational architecture input throughout the full IT delivery and service management lifecycle from strategy through design, transition, operation and improvement. This includes:

  • Defining operational architecture policies, standards and guidelines

  • Defining service operation requirements

  • Governing operational architecture design

  • Assuring operational architecture delivery

  • Supporting service transition and operation

  • Driving service improvement

Key responsibilities:

  • Being able to keep up-to-date with, assimilate, adapt to and apply emerging/evolving approaches and technologies such as DevOps and Cloud

  • Service Architecture Role Service design for new and existing CDG services, ownership of end to end transition

  • To provide operational sign off at appropriate governance boards and input to designs to ensure that solutions are operable and supportable to meet the customer experience vision.

  • To act as the technical authority to CDG and consumers of CDG services and work alongside Service Operations from the start of the project development lifecycle through to live running.

  • To lead Service Transition and sign off to service in CDG

For a more in depth chat about the role, please apply via the link and I'll send across a job spec.

The deadline for candidate submission is Thursday 2nd May at 3pm.