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IT Application Architect

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Posted on Apr 20, 2021 by CV-Library

Lancashire, United Kingdom
IT
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time

IT Application Architect
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IT Application Architect
Clayton-le-Moors, Accrington
Competitive + Great Benefits
Play a part in building the future at Studio!!
About us
Studio Retail Limited is one of the largest online value retailers in the UK. We offer a personal shopping service to 1.8 million customers each year online via our fantastic Studio & Ace websites and our catalogue. We are based in Clayton-le-Moors, Accrington with great motorway links across the North West of England.
About the Opportunity
At Studio we’re in the 3rd year of a 4-year journey and as a part of this we are transforming our entire end to end IT systems. As part of the development and expansion of our IT department, we now have a new opportunity for an IT Application Architect based at our fantastic, newly re-furbished offices in Clayton-le-Moors, Accrington.
As IT Applications Architect you will develop, implement and govern an enterprise integration-led application architecture that supports the delivery of Studio’s business and IT strategies, drive understanding and adoption of modern technologies and architectures to meet business needs and collaborate with the Data, Infrastructure and Enterprise Architects to create an effective and innovative enterprise architecture team.
* Defining and maintaining the technology strategy for applications, ensuring it delivers the needs and long-term goals of both Studio’s business and IT strategies
* Defining and maintaining an enterprise-wide application architecture, ensuring it matches Studio’s current and future needs through configuration and integration of the appropriate technology solutions
* Providing leadership and direction to the Technical Design Authority (TDA) to ensure effective solution architecture and design across Studio’s change delivery programme
* Ensuring integration of the application, data, infrastructure and business domain strategies into an effective enterprise architecture via collaborative working with the rest of the architecture team
What are we looking for?
This is a great opportunity for an ambitious individual, keen to join a business going through significant transformation. The ideal candidate will have:
* Experience in delivering cross-business function or enterprise solutions and application strategies, involving multiple technology deployments and business teams
* Experience in solution design and requirements assessments on large and complex projects
* Strong decision-making skills, establishing application roles and integration approaches within an enterprise architecture
* Strong systems delivery and/or development background, ideally under Agile methodologies
* Experience in supporting supplier and product selections, based on a set of business requirements, non-functional requirements and commercial considerations
* Excellent communication skills with the ability to communicate effectively with both technical and business audiences
* Excellent judgement in decision-making and in recommending courses of action
* Experience of delivering estimates for large scale project deliveries and the particularly the design activities within them
* Excellent working knowledge of collaboration, office, drawing and (architectural) modelling tools
* (Desirable) Understanding of retail or e-commerce businesses, and their typical capabilities and systems across the enterprise
Why Studio?
Studio is a growing business with a developing IT & Change team. This is a great time to join us and be part of our evolution and transformation. We have a lot of experienced colleagues who will tell you they love working here because of the people and the opportunities to develop. We have a fast-paced environment and our offices have a friendly and informal feel to them, no suits required to do a great job here!
We offer a great benefits package including flexible working hours and free parking and would love to hear from you if you think we could be the right company for you


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