Portfolio Architect – Host Cloud (LRRPA) North West England, England

Portfolio Architect – Host Cloud

Prestigious North West based client requires an accomplished Portfolio Architect to lead the High Level Infrastructure Solution Design and will ensure delivery into the demand and hosting solution selection process. The Portfolio Architect will produce High Level Designs with due consideration for: Conformance to existing approved solution patterns based on current architecture principals. Compatibility with future strategy and integration with existing systems

The Portfolio Architect will also be responsible for identifying any significant capacity requirements that require investment in IT infrastructure or decommission opportunities that could drive cost savings in IT. The Portfolio Architect will also identify cases where other Advisory & Design resources should be deployed to complete the High Level Requirements capture and Design phases and work with other Architects to ensure correct assignments are made. To ensure fit for purpose solutions are delivered this role will lead the Infrastructure Assurance process for their assigned portfolio, managing the review process and ensuring that all key stakeholders are engaged in the signoff of the Solution.

• Portfolio design/ Technical architecture / Infrastructure architecture
• Cloud / hosting solutions
• Infrastructure assurance
• Managing review processes
• Stakeholder engagement
• Delivery of demand roadmaps
• Previous experience of designing large and complex solutions internally and within cloud hosting environments
• Provide clarity on requirements received
• Experience of delivering IT project & services
• Delivery of complex architecture or design documentation
• Structured Architecture delivery methodology (TOGAF)
• Structured Service delivery methodologies such as ITIL Co-ordination of multiple parties (internal & external) in the development and delivery of technology
• Analytical Thinking/ Conceptual Thinking

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