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Senior Enterprise Architect

Role summary

Our aim is simple: to reduce language barriers. We know that relationships and ideas flourish when communication is straight forward.

Since being established in 1998 we have a dedicated team and an ever-expanding customer base, we are considered one of the most trusted and reliable language service providers in the UK to both the public and private sector.

We are looking for an innovative Senior Enterprise Architect to develop and implement systems architecture that will meet our business needs.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: Up to £75,000 per year

About the role

Reporting into our Group Head of Technology, you will work within an Agile environment with cross-functional Development Teams that believe in customer focus, continuous delivery, and continuous improvement, as well as stakeholders from Operations, Analytics, IT, Security, and senior management. You will help to shape our new and existing applications focusing on improving and creating better experiences and architecting future platforms that can scale with the everchanging business needs.

Responsibilities

How will you do this?

  • Take responsibility for ensuring that the business team understands how to best choose, qualify, and apply technologies to our product range (build vs buy)
  • Design and own the cloud transition plan for on-premise infrastructure, which includes a microservice-based architecture and efficient use of cloud resources
  • Being an advocate for technologies and designs that encourage end-user self-service, reduce the operational cost, and minimize waste
  • Building a scalable data architecture that allows multiple data sources to integrate efficiently (both custom and off-the-shelf)
  • Standardise cloud provisioning by building out the strategy around Infrastructure as Code

Ultimately, you will be responsible for ensuring that our system architecture is fit for future growth, ensuring that systems, projects, and enhancements are aligned to our business strategy.

Skills/Knowledge/Behaviours

  • Proven experience with the design and delivery of enterprise cloud-based architectures, including CloudFormation, Terraform, Ansible
  • Demonstrable experience with Data Lakes / Data Warehousing and integrating multiple and complex datasets
  • Implementation experience
  • Experience transitioning on-prem deployments to Cloud (desired)
  • Agile experience (bonus)

Head Office

Statham House, Talbot Rd
Stretford, Manchester M32 0FP

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