Job: Application Architect

Job Title: Application Architect
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Birmingham
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Start Date: 2017-04-10
Contact Name: Jamarl Clarke
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

This is an opportunity for an experienced Application Architect to work for my colleague in the Birmingham area. My client is looking for an ambitious candidate who has experience working in regulated environments; you will be able to add input across the Enterprise but will own the roadmap for the Applications tower. My client is a global organisation who is currently undergoing expansion, thus affording you the opportunity to work within a flourishing, financially secure environment.


  • Support the Application Support Manager in the development and implementation of departmental plans and technical refresh/remediation plans within the Application Support Team.
  • Supports the development of the Application Support Team strategic plans.
  • Owns Operational Improvements Plans for Common Applications, ensuring appropriate and successful implementation.
  • Assembles, leads and manages virtual technical teams to achieve a variety of complex technical goals.
  • Coordinates and oversees technical activities and teams to respond to Major Incidents.
  • Coordinates and oversees Root Cause Analysis activities for the team.
  • Coordinates and oversees Problem management Remediation.


  • Excellent stakeholder management skills, both internally and externally.
  • Experience using the TOGAF framework (accreditations ideal).
  • Experience within a mature Shared Service or Commercial IT Services operation.
  • Strong ITIL and Prince2 knowledge.