Head of Architecture

Head of Architecture

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    City of London, London

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  • Salary:

    £110000.00 - £120000.00 per annum

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    Danielle Blake

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

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Do you want to lead the architecture function and capability at a market-leading SaaS organisation?

As a Head of Architecture do you want to be a key contributor providing technology strategy and architectural governance?

Salary up to: £120,000

Location: Central London

This organisation is on the lookout for a Head of Architecture to join their growing technology teams.

You will directly manage Senior Architects who will report into you and you will report to the CTO.

The position also evangelizes the architecture (principles, policies, standards, and patterns) to development groups, business groups and customers and governs adherence to critical architectural principles.

Ideally, the Head of Architecture will be experienced with:

  • Strong understanding and knowledge of .NET
  • Cross-entity product architecture experience
  • Solid working knowledge in: Network Design (LAN and WAN), Storage System Architectures, Service-Oriented Architecture technologies (XML and XSLT)

It would be great if you are an innovative thinker and solution-oriented in new technologies, security and infrastructure.

If you love problem-solving and leading teams in identifying, researching, and co-ordinating the resources necessary to effectively troubleshoot complex project issues this could be the role for you!

This role is based in Central London, offering a hybrid working model with 1-2 days a week in the office. There will be some flexibility on this but not in the first few months of the role.

Salary is up to £120,000 + benefits such as private healthcare, life assurance and more.

They are conducting fully remote interviews and can onboard remotely.

Please only apply to this position if you are located in the UK and are eligible to work without sponsorship

If you are interested, please apply.

Contact Danielle Blake on 01727 228072 or at dblake@understandingrecruitment.co.uk