Head of IT and Group Architecture. Dubai, UAE
eMagine Solutions have been exclusively retained by a large Engineering Giant who are in the midst of a Enterprise wide, global Digital Transformation program.
They are developing a high level system utilizing some of the newest and sexiest technology on the market including Blockchain, Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning (ML) and Robotic Process Automation (RPA).
As such they are seeking a Head of Architecture to lead this program from both a strategic perspective and also leading the implementation.
You should have experience of leading teams of Architects, High Level Software and Technical teams, with the ability to lean change and direct senior leadership (such as CEO, CTO and CIO) on digital adoption and direction.
You will provide strong leadership for the client on technology-led change; produce a multi-year strategic architecture investment strategy.
Within this position you will lead the definition of the end-to-end architectural standards for the existing systems, along with the boundaries and interactions within the ecosystem to ensure security, stability and resilience while meeting end user needs through promotion of competition and innovation.
You will have at least 10 plus years at a senior level in technology.
Provide end-end analysis, architectural specification, guidance and review
Identify options for delivering best-value solutions to meet the architectural strategy, balancing available time and resources against strategic direction and architecture
Distil complex problems for analysis, assessment, presentation and resolution
Support senior decision makers, and support the decision making process with consultation and in-depth expertise
Document and oversee project-specific principles and guidelines for solution design, build and implementation
Produce architecture and design documents such as process, data and interaction models, to clearly articulate the proposed architectural solution
Support the solution design for the project, by providing guidance to build and implementation teams
Help maintain and extend the relevant enterprise architectural models.
Must have a degree in Computer Science or Engineering qualification (or higher or equivalent)