• Login Name       Password       Remember me       LOGIN LOGIN    FORGOT PASSWORD


Enterprise Architect

Job Ref
Job Type
Employer Type
Recruitment Agency
Date Added 10 Jan 2019
Expiry Date 24 Feb 2019
* There has been 1 application to this job.
* This job has been viewed 925 times.

South Africa



Role details:
Datacentrix Enterprise AdvisoryServices is seeking a motivated and innovative architect to join a growing team, to help devisesolutions to satisfy a variety of requirements, across diverse projects and initiatives, playing acritical part in ensuring end results are delivered according to agreed objectives and relevantstandards.
- - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dutiesand Responsibilities:

Provide advisory services to assist customers indetermining the best solutions to satisfy their business strategies and requirements
Review, interpret, and respond to business requirements to ensure alignment between customerexpectations and existing or future technology and solution capabilities.
Devise necessarydesigns and plans to ensure projects and solutions satisfy those needs
Act as acontributing member and technology lead of the project team from project inception tocompletion.
Collaborate with project managers and other staff members to develop budgetsand timelines for solutions and consistently monitor the scope of projects, assessing and evaluatingrisk where required.
Provide strategic direction on which technologies would be suitable touse for various projects.
Focus on the delivery of relevant and sustainable new Cloud-based(SaaS, IaaS, PaaS) solutions.
Research, analysis, business case development, and budgetingand expenditure motivation for potential new solutions as well as improving on existingsolutions.
Ensure solutions conform to Enterprise Architecture principles.
Keepskills updated and remain proactively aware of current trends and developing technologies in theindustry.
Mentor, educate, and train colleagues as required.
Conduct benchmarksand best practice investigation of architecture framework and principles.
Develop, maintainand communicate conceptual architecture framework.
Within the architecture framework,define and design technology solutions to assist the business in meeting their objectives
Present solution concepts and demoing technologies to senior level audiences in both businessand technical roles;
Pre-sales support and devising and delivering of POCs (Proof ofConcept).
Analysis of current technology environment for both Datacentrix and customers todetect critical deficiencies and recommend solutions for improvement.

Experience and Qualifications:

10+ years in a senior technical roleinteracting with clients at a senior management level across both business and technicalfunctions.
Extensive knowledge of and experience across a broad range of technologies andarchitecture standards.
Proven history of devising innovative and effective solutions;
Experience designing, integrating, and managing complex infrastructure solutions.
SaaS,PaaS, IaaS, and other Cloud service provider technologies experience critical.
Hands-onexperience with Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud highly beneficial.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
Ability to vet and propose Cloudcomputing architectures and strategies.
Capability to quickly comprehend the functions andcapabilities of new technologies.
Expert at presenting in any number of scenarios such asover the phone, in person, and via web conferencing.
Excellent interpersonal communicationskills to explain complex technical topics in an easily digestible manner;
TechnologyDegree or other relevant / equivalent qualification essential.
Certification in TOGAF,ITIL, COBIT will be an advantage

To apply email your CVto: nradebe@datacentrix.co.za