Platform Architecture Lead - North London based company

Posted 16 September 2022
Salary £90000.00 - £120000.00 per annum + Extensive benefits package
Job type Permanent
DisciplineTechnology Recruitment
Contact NameMartin Warner

Job description

Due to expansion across the IT department my client is looking to recruit a strong Platform Manager who will look to assume management of the technology platforms whilst ensuring they are fit for purpose to deliver against project requirements

Areas of responsibility will include

Building roadmaps that will define and develop the maturity of Azure and on-premise infrastructure platforms
Oversee the development and introduction of new technologies.
Develop architectural standards for all Azure and infrastructure platforms
Collaborate with architects in the development of the wider architecture forums.
Ensure the platform engineering team provide technical design and build services across the complete spectrum of the project portfolio:
Provide input into Solution Architecture Documents to ensure all platform components are designed to agreed standards.
Provide resource to build all technology platform components, utilising automation to achieve this where possible.
Ensure that all projects have defined platform standards and are implemented as expected.
Validate that any third parties providing solutions or services meet a minimum set of defined platform standards.
Work with the InfoSec Manager to ensure all platform services meet security standards.
Manage and control the Azure platform budget to ensure effective utilisation of platform resources.
Attend the Architecture Review Board, to ensure all platform engineering requirements are provided in potential new solutions
Executes additional tasks as required in order to meet changing priorities

To be considered for this excellent role candidates will need to demonstrate experience in the following areas

5+ years in a senior architecture role
Experience with managing third party service providers and business stakeholders.
In depth knowledge of the cloud marketplace and solutions
Good project and change management skills
Good technology experience
Experience with quality improvement processes to drive efficiency.
Effective presentation skills (written and verbal)

To be considered for this excellent role please send your CV to me, Martin Warner, and I will get back to you as soon as possible