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Enterprise architect

Ref: BROADBEAN_246821658499907

on 22 July 2022
City Of London
Contract Type

Enterprise Architect

Hybrid position - 2 days in the office - multiple locations available (inside and outside London)

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Roles and Responsibilities:

EAs are required to use their industry experience and subject matter knowledge to provide services in the following areas:

Client Delivery;

* Delivering high quality advisory services which bring insight to complex technology problems

* Lead engagements and manage schedule and cost budgets

* Good stakeholder management; managing expectations and gaining support

* Provide insight across cloud technologies, but with a particular specialism in either PaaS or cloud orchestration tooling

Market Development

* Working with colleagues to identify and develop specific engagement opportunities - translating potential demand into new engagements

* Developing strong client relationships, understanding business problems and identifying commercial opportunities for KPMG

* Managing and coordinating internal risk/engagement management processes.

* Capability Development;

* Contributing to the development of a vibrant and profitable Enterprise Architecture Capability Group

* Contributing to further the development of our market facing propositions and assets

* Working with colleagues to maximise our knowledge and experience. Harvesting approaches and credentials

* Sharing knowledge, coaching and advising colleagues.

Qualifications & Skills:

Specifically we are looking to strengthen our team with deep subject matter expertise and experience from either industry, product or consulting background. Candidates should be able to demonstrate;

* The ability to deliver high quality strategy and technology architecture work

* Good communication skills and the ability to influence at a senior level

* A detailed understanding of platform architecture. This should include some (but need not include all) of the following:

* Infrastructure cloud such as Azure and AWS

* SaaS platforms such as Salesforce, S4 HANA, Workday etc.

* Platform as a Service such as, Open PaaS, AWS, BlueMix, OpenShift, Cloud Foundry

* Data architecture tools and principles

* Some exposure to EA tooling, such as ARIS, LeanIX, CaseWise etc.

* TOGAF certification or an appetite to work towards this certification

* Agile certification such as SAFE or an appetite to work towards this certification

* Industry awareness of key methodologies, approaches and market trends.

* A natural interest in technology, being passionate about the benefits that technology can bring

* High energy levels, coupled with a desire to deliver to a high standard in a suitable timeframe

* Self-motivation and ability to inspire and motivate others


* Good practical experience in delivering large scale, enterprise wide architecture transformation

* Consulting experience is helpful but many of our best team members have not had this prior to joining and we're very open to people making a career transition

* Experience of EA methods such as TOGAF and EA tools such as LeanIX, Signavio, CaseWise, ARIS or equivalent

* Experience of providing several of the following services:

* Assurance / IT Audit / Assessment

* Strategy development / Reference model definition

* Technical Roadmaps

* Solutions architecture & designs

* Technical Reviews

Modis International Ltd acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers in the UK. Modis Europe Ltd provide a variety of international solutions that connect clients to the best talent in the world. For all positions based in Switzerland, Modis Europe Ltd works with its licensed Swiss partner Accurity GmbH to ensure that candidate applications are handled in accordance with Swiss law.

Both Modis International Ltd and Modis Europe Ltd are Equal Opportunities Employers.

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