Airline / Aviation Sector - When it comes to innovation and achievement there are few organisations with a better track record. With over 250 aircraft flying over 800 routes to more than 30 countries, you will be joining the UK’s largest airline, the fourth largest in Europe and the tenth largest in the world.
IT Architecture incorporates the Enterprise Architecture and Solution Architecture teams, plus oversight of Technical Architects working within our technology delivery teams.
There are three primary accountabilities for this role
- You will own & define solution architectures
- You will assure component design alignment & solution delivery
- You will help to shape and mature solution architecture.
As the company continues to mature and build out the Solution Architecture practice, we are looking to hire an experienced architect with the flexibility to lead solution work across multiple domains as required. You will lead the solution architecture definition for complex end to end solutions, working with technical architects covering each solution component, and Enterprise Architects driving the long-term architectural direction.
You will produce high quality, comprehensive Solution Blueprint materials demonstrating a balance of different functional & non-functional drivers and requirements, effective understanding of solution risk, and alignment to broader IT strategy and standards and will provide architectural guidance to third party vendors / development teams to assure the delivered solution realises the design.
We are seeking an experienced architect who can design and implement solutions, including:
- Large, multi-technology, multi-vendor solutions
- eCommerce platforms (ideally Hybris)
- Process orchestration
We Integrate with third party service provider / supplier APIs and you will have experience of SOA, API Design and distributed architectures. This should include practical experience of agile project delivery aligned to high quality solution architecture and demonstrable experience of designing high quality software solutions in line with business needs and timescales.