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Solution Architect

Location: UK - Mobile England | Job-ID: 44823 | Contract type: Standard | Business Unit: Others

 

As a Solution Architect within the CTO Function, you will be leading definitions for high level application/platform architecture helping drive the strategic direction of technology choice and use to support the Computacenter Group organisation. You would also have the accountability for the future roadmap and application/platform direction of many aspects of the Computacenter architectural landscape. The CTO function is in place to support the continued growth of the Computacenter Group and our long-term aspirations as a global value added reseller with global service capabilities including contractual and professional services. 

This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of a growing team in a growing business at a world class company, driving innovation and technology investment for the medium and long term benefit of the organisation.
 
ACCOUNTABILITIES
•    Define and drive the application / platform strategy to support major Computacenter strategic investments through the life of a programme and beyond 
•    Lead and develop application/platform roadmaps for the medium and long term of your assigned technologies
•    Support the definition and evolution of the Computacenter IT Strategy
•    Lead knowledge sharing activities and be a regular contributor to team and appropriate business meetings
•    Solution Architects will be the ultimate authority for designing and solution across complex programmes especially where applications/platforms need to integrate with other applications/platforms
•    Develop trusted relationships within the Computacenter business, and across the Group IS organisation
 
THE IDEAL CANDIDATE
•    Knowledge and degrees of detailed understanding of a wide range of technologies and applications/platforms, including but not constrained to;
•    SaaS and on-premise ‘enterprise applications/platforms’
•    Salesforce, SAP ECC, SAP S/4 HANA, ServiceNow, BMC, Avaya
•    Experience of having been part of or leading the architecture for moving from on-premise solutions to hybrid or full cloud, including understanding the operational delivery impacts of these transformation not just the technology implications
•    Experience managing relationships within IT, the business and in project contexts
•    Proven ability to architect, design and estimate a wide range of solutions, aligned with the Technology Strategy and Standards
 

 

Current information for our applicants

Business as usual? Not quite. Of course, the Corona crisis also presents us with major challenges.

 

However, we are broadly positioned across various industries, plan for the long term and have always been flexible in our approach to our customers, especially in times of crisis. Our core business is digitisation. We believe that this topic will continue to grow in importance for many companies in both public and private sectors.

 

That's why there are still areas of our business with clear hiring requirements – and we would like to bring talent like you on board! By the way, we have completely virtualised our application process and our recruiters remain available to you should you have any questions.

 

We are still looking forward to getting to know you!

 

About us

Computacenter is a leading independent provider of IT infrastructure services, with about 16,000 employees worldwide and a global revenue of £5.05 billion (2019). We work at the heart of digitisation, advising organisations on IT strategy, implementing the most appropriate technology and managing our customers’ infrastructures.

 

We offer a friendly, open working environment without too much fuss about hierarchy. We are looking for professionals with diverse competencies, personalities and strengths who want to live our shared value of teamwork and performance.

 

Interested in joining a company with a strong sense of community?

 

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