Security Cleared (SC) Technical Architect - ITIL V4, SERVICE DESIGN at Synergize Consulting Ltd, Surrey, 24 Months, £550-£580 per day

£550 - £580 per day
  • Outside Spy
  • remote/Surrey, UK
  • Sep 14, 2020
6 Months or more

Contract Description

We are seeking experienced Security Cleared (SC) Technical Architect who will be working with workstream team, Service Architecture, Design and Introduction (SADI), Enterprise Services, other DDaT delivery programmes and Producing service designs which ensure that support for the new service is comprehensive, efficient and reuses existing capability. Deadline for CV submission is Tuesday 15th Sep 2020.

Other day to day duties may include:

  • Developing and documenting the proposed service design for the integration and implementation of solutions, working with and across other areas of Home Office to ensure that the requirements are included in business cases, project plans, procurements and Service Design Packages.
  • Leading the evaluation of a new service once it has been integrated, identifying best practices and lessons learned.
  • Creating detailed plans for the integration of new services into existing architecture, considering the broader context, strategies and operating model of the organisation.

This role will be home based, during Covid19. A typical working day is 9am-5pm, however working outside of these hours may be required due to business/project need. The role requires flexibility as individuals may be required to work at any of the Customer premises and/or at supplier sites. The role is outside of IR35.

Must have skills:

  • ITIL V4 - Expert or Master Certification
  • Evidence of strong process, technical and team leadership skills, with a passion for delivering leading edge designs and inspiring a culture of technical excellence and innovative solution design
  • Experience of navigating the complex landscapes of technologies, 3rd party suppliers (driving the procurement process), internal and cross-government (or similarly complex) teams
  • Management & delivery of complex B2B service solutions within time, cost and quality targets, ensuring solutions are robust, resilient, and appropriately implemented, tested and documented
  • Experience of defining B2B standards, owning and contributing to the technical roadmap and strategy
  • Experience in anticipating and advising on future technology changes that present opportunities for the product or service
  • Ability to communicate clearly in a language which meets the needs of different users/stakeholders through selecting the appropriate channels&formats, and managing expectations whilst adapting to stakeholders' reactions with flexibility

Desirable skills:

  • Identifying process improvements and defining best practice, inspiring teams to follow this
  • Managing a small team and Human Resource activities, including interviewing, selection/hiring, and conducting performance assessments
  • Working with scaled agile deliveries
  • Understanding of Lean, Agile and DevOps principles within a Product-centric delivery model

Due to the nature of the role, the successful candidate will have a valid UK SC Clearance prior start.