Applications Architect, Jobs, 2481
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Applications Architect - Belfast

Utilities - Digital & IT
Ref: 2481 Date Posted: Monday 02 Sep 2019
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Client facing role, working in partnership with the client to shape and define the client technical solution, with overall accountability for the application strategy & methods used in implementing system architecture within a significant, complex client account.


  • Shape & define the technical client solution, identifying innovative and bold solutions to meet the client need. Developing the optimal client solution possible.
  • Alignment of business requirements with core portfolio offerings, identifying gaps or future delivery opportunities.
  • Lead development of systems architecture for complex systems or overall corporate delivery of systems. Full responsibility for the full overall end to end design.
  • Working closely with the global delivery team, to define and deliver solutions within Application Support, Maintenance, Integration, SAP, Cloud Services, Digital Transformation, Testing and Big Data.
  • Ensures client satisfaction, providing technical leadership and underpinning effective support and delivery of solutions.

Must Haves:

  • Deep technical experience, preferably client facing, as an Applications or Software Architect where you have defined and delivered a complex business solution
  • Must have a real breadth of technical knowledge and be able to demonstrate experience of shaping a solution, articulating this from a commercial, service and security perspective
  • Deep understanding of software development processes and methodologies, with experience of translating complex business requirements into technical specifications.
  • Ability to communicate appropriately with your audience, with the ability to take complex technical concepts and articulate these to both technical and non-technical audience.
  • Can demonstrate experience of delivering complex customer solutions, from sales / pre-sales right through to delivery.
  • Comfortable providing advice, guidance and technical leadership at any stage from concept to service both supporting internal & external client delivery teams.
  • Should be comfortable in a continuous learning environment, where you have the ability & depth of technical knowledge to work and apply your knowledge of new products and applications.
  • Strong appreciation of risk management