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Data Architect
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Recruiter: PwC
Listed on: 19th December 2018
Location: Birmingham
Salary/Rate: £30000 - £100000
Salary Notes: Competitive plus benefits
Type: Permanent
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Reference: 33509BR
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Who we are

PwC Augment is an exciting part of the business which provides skilled employees to many of the firm’s leading clients, primarily in the banking and financial services sector for business as usual and one-off projects. We are currently growing a technology capability to support these clients and we are looking for skilled Technical Architects who will support the execution of technology and change projects for our clients.

As projects are typically carried out on client sites, our team members work from both local and international locations for the duration of client engagements.

Defines the holistic enterprise wide architecture to address business strategy, problems, needs and opportunities. Provides the reusable standards, guidelines, patterns and frameworks to application development projects. Has extensive knowledge of architectural frameworks, methodologies, and tools. Applies essential, unifying concepts and principles of IT systems, their components, relationship to each other. Considers the environment and the principals guiding design, development and evolution of systems that include applications, platforms and enterprise system of systems.

Key Activities:

Establishes, develops and promotes standard architecture, patterns and frameworks
Works directly with the demand / portfolio organization to develop technology opportunities
Leads the complexity reduction agenda by driving compliance with standards
Working with the Bus, responsible for retirement of obsolete applications and technologies
Incorporates domain specific strategies into the future state BU app portfolio
Facilitates the effective integration of frameworks and corresponding processes with other related business and IT processes and patterns from an architectural standpoint
Leads / facilitates the creation of governing principles to guide information, technology and solution decision making for the enterprise
Oversees and is responsible for the development and maintenance of conceptual, logical and physical application architecture
What is in it for you

As we’re responsive to client demands, your role will be varied and challenging, providing you with an opportunity to work with a wide variety of high profile clients. In addition to the client projects and training, our employees are also rewarded with various other benefits offered as part of your employment

Our dedicated internal Careers Service.

Competitive salary plus a potential discretionary bonus (performance related).

25 days standard holiday pro rata, with options to increase this through your benefits package.

A flexible benefits scheme that be tailored to suit your (and your family’s) needs. Provision of a group pension plan with additional funding provided by PwC.