Do you have the passion and drive to develop and deliver a high quality architecture service? Do you want to make a difference in a world class organisation? Do you thrive in a complex and varied environment?
It is a great time to join the University of Leeds IT Service. We are making significant investment in our infrastructure and services, and effective architecture is key to successful delivery. You will have responsibility for the Solution Architecture team and its outputs, working in partnership with Enterprise Architecture to develop this critical capability.
You will lead and manage a team of Solution Architects engaged in the full spectrum of Business and IT services delivery.
Working across the University you will work with stakeholders and IT staff to drive the Solution Architecture and requirements specification of high-quality, customer-focussed IT services.
You will develop best practice, improve Solution Architecture standards and continue developing the Solution Architecture team, thereby positively impacting IT Service delivery.
You will work with the team, Project Managers, Enterprise Architecture, business analysts, Development and Test and the wider IT Service, to develop architectural documentation and standards. You will also interact with IT Service Management, monitoring activity throughout implementation ensuring the solutions delivered meets the original requirements.
To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact:
Greig Sharman, Head of Development and Projects
Tel: +44 (0)113 343 3258, Email: G.J.Sharman@leeds.ac.uk
Location: Leeds - Main Campus
Faculty/Service: Professional Services
Category: Professional & Managerial
Grade: Grade 8
Salary: £40,792 to £48,677 p.a.
Post Type: Full Time
Contract Type: Ongoing
Closing Date: Sunday 01 September 2019
Interview Date: Monday 16 September 2019
Downloads: Candidate Brief