We are currently looking to recruit four Architects across our Birmingham, Bristol, Belfast, Leicester , London , Wakefield or Warrington sites.
We are looking to recruit the following roles:
• Lead Applications Architect
• Lead Enterprise Architect
• Lead Infrastructure Architect – AWS
• Lead Infrastructure Architect – Azure
The roles sit within the Enterprise Design Authority – Technology (EDA-T) team of the Chief Technology Office (CTO) in Digital, Data & Technology (DDaT), which works across the Agency to develop and establish mechanisms for aligning the enterprise, technological solutions and technology architectures to the NCA’s strategic direction.
Provide strategic technical leadership and architectural design to drive forward the provision of capabilities and services that enable and enhance the business.
Working to the Chief Architect, set the strategic direction for all IT related domains in the NCA and ensure coherence with the wider government approach to IT.
Establish and maintain architectural principles, standards, blueprints, roadmaps and transitions states that underpin all IT design and delivery in the NCA.
Take responsibility for evolving, working with and supporting other staff in wider governance; lead the work with projects to embed the architectural design gates with the overall governance process ensuring reference information is published, maintained and readily available.
Maintain a broad and up-to-date knowledge of current state and emerging developments across technology areas including infrastructure, networks, applications and data; bring this knowledge and expertise to bear in the design of systems.
Manage, coach and develop staff, work cooperatively with colleagues and stakeholders to promote high performance, and manage issues relating to the performance and conduct of officers in line with NCA principles.
£57,640 - £70,403
A Civil Service Pension with an average employer contribution of 27%