Senior Solutions Architect

Posted: 14/05/2017

  • Salary: AED 40000 per year - AED 42000 per year
  • Location: UAE (Dubai)
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Reference: KC100012

Our client, a leading organisation based in Dubai are seeking to appoint a Senior Solutuions Architect join their Technology team during a large scale transformation programme of work

Key responsibilities for this appointment include:

  • Take ownership for the lifecycle of individual solution architecture projects (Analysis, Design, Build, Test, Deploy)
  • Participate in the standardisation of solution architecture capability including documents, principles, policies, standards and methodology
  • Manage a range of architecture development projects including traditional sequential approaches as well as agile development techniques
  • Manage project change processes including undertaking impact assessments based on change requests
  • Present options for the development of business solutions and discuss options from a range of perspectives including cost, risk, time etc
  • Work effectively within a team structure
  • Demonstrate a deep level of experience in a specific solution architecture discipline e.g. SAP, Open source, Integration, Software Engineering, Security Designs etc.
  • Own the responsibility for solutions to conform to agreed principles, policies and standards
  • Support business and IS colleagues at a Business-stream level in developing / implementing all of the above.

Key skill and experience required for this role include:

  • Experience of working as a Technical/ Solution Architect
  • Must be able to build complex solutions using modern technology
  • Must be able to work in agile environment
  • Understanding of different design patterns and how to apply them.
  • Cloud services (Azure & AWS).
  • Ability to define and analyse user requirements and advise customers on scope and options for business and operational improvements.
  • Ability to present complex technical information to both technical and non-technical audiences. Prepares and delivers briefings and presentations for project teams, management and customers as appropriate.
  • Takes initiative to keep own skills up to date and to maintain awareness of developments in enterprise architecture and the IS/IT industry.

Please apply directly to the advertisement to demonstrate your consideration for this opportunity as CV's and introductions sent directly to inbox may be overlooked.

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate based on race, religion, gender, age, sexuality, gender identification, or physical ability.