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Lead Architect

Job Title: Lead Architect
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bradford, West Yorkshire
Salary: Up to £60000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
REF: 14937/001_1535624417
Contact Name: Adam Blackwell
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Job Published: 5 months ago

Job Description

I am working with a market leading media and publishing company in Bradford to help find a Lead Architect to join the team.

You will be responsible for managing a small team of Architects, this role will ensure that architecture is an effective enabler of application and infrastructure development through the provision of architectural guidelines, design principles and toolkits. The Lead Architect will have a core responsibility for compliance and risk mitigation through specific expertise in cyber-security. They will participate in value chain processes that include business and product owners to help design and specify solutions and architecture

If you have the following knowledge, this could be a great opportunity to gain experience in large scale change projects: -

  • Architectural framework development and implementation.

  • Architecture certification, ideally agile architecture and TOGAF or similar

  • Knowledge and application of Information Security frameworks such as NIST or ISO27001, and cyber-security certification, e.g. CompTIA or CISSP

  • Software solution architecture and design techniques, including evolutionary architecture and modular architectural patterns

  • Design and development approaches to meet non-functional requirements, including reliability, maintainability, availability, DR, security, compliance, load and performance, accessibility and usability

  • Detailed practical knowledge and application of DevOps principles, including tools, processes (including continuous integration, infrastructure as code, testing and delivery) and culture

  • Agile development, Scrum and Kanban methodologies

  • Lean development approaches, including prototyping

Please send your CV to start the application process.