Senior Data ArchitectWinnersh, England, gb
Category: Computer and Mathematical Occupations
Published on 2021-06-18 06:01:05
Experience has taught us that when our customers thrive, we thrive. As a team, we always start with what customers need. Through the good… and more challenging times. Innovating at pace so customers can manage their finances, operations and people. Every one of us shapes our culture at Sage - doing what’s right and succeeding together, united by our commitment to each other. We encourage each other to grow in our roles, in our careers and as individuals.
Follow us on our social media sites below to join in conversations about career tips, open positions and company news! #lifeatsage #sagecareers. If you would like support with your application (or require any adjustments) please contact us at for assistance. All qualified applicants will be thoughtfully considered and never discriminated against based on their race, color, age, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.Job DescriptionThis role is responsible for the delivery of large, complex architectures designs and governance that help to enable and transform regional and global IT services. It applies to architects working in the data, infrastructure and security domains. This responsibility includes but is not limited to; demonstrating the art of the possible; building relationships between IT and key business stakeholders; working closely with business analysts and business stakeholders to understand requirements; defining and designing architectures; overseeing delivery and ensuring alignment with architecture; and participating in global governance boards. You will work alongside the wider architecture community to drive the successful delivery of simpler, more efficient IT services that enable our colleagues, delight our customers and liberate the power of our data.
On a day-to-day basis you will work closely with the project and programme teams and be the voice of architecture. You will report on the progress of architecture deliverables to key stakeholders and ensure the architecture leadership team is kept informed of progress through standard reporting methods and architecture forums.
*This job description applies to Architects in the Infrastructure, Data and Security domains.Key ResponsibilitiesDefine complex solutions according to business requirements and strategic targets
Build strong working relationships with regional and global stakeholders across the business, and to lead architecture design and governance on projects
Work closely with stakeholders across functions, becoming a strong partner to the business and influencing decisions from ideation through to implementation
Drive opportunities to move from disparate local systems and data to unified, strategic global services, in line with global business and IT strategy
Evangelise new, emerging or disruptive technologies and methodologies where they represent an opportunity or advantage to the business
Work with the rest of the Architecture community and business leaders to build transformation roadmaps
Represent the wider Architecture function
Work with IT leaders and contribute the evolution and delivery of our IT strategy