Overview

Technical Architect – Executive/Senior Level Manager (MoD)
2 years, option to extend for a further 6 months
South East England

Closing date for applications: 25/05/2021, start date 14/06/2021

Senior Level applicants who can advise on a wide range of technical issues. Supporting the existing Executive to ensure all Services are delivered to time, budget and quality. Ideally from an Armed Forces background.

Essential Skills
Recent experience ( within 12 months) of working on a UK MoD programme in a senior/leadership role to deliver digital transformation
Broad experience of delivering technical solutions across: Data Engineering, Data Modelling, Data Architecture, DevOps
Comprehensive understanding of the MoD environment and successful delivery within it including knowledge of defence suppliers, technology, processes, finances and relevant standards like JSP440 and JSP604
Adeptness in communication of complex technical situations to senior stakeholders/business leaders
Adept at identifying the wider impact of technical issues and decision making on the Royal Navy
Skilled in the setting of strategic technical direction
Expertise of delivering within an open architecture. Gartner defines an Open Architecture as a technology infrastructure with specifications that are public as opposed to proprietary
Working knowledge of delivering using agile methodologies within the public sector
Substantive leadership and stakeholder management skills
Proven ability to operate at all levels of business, both within MoD and wider industry, from apprentices to industry bodies, suppliers and board members
A MoD acceptable DV required at contract start. MoD will not sponsor clearances

Desired Skills
Experience of delivery using Scrum methodology on a UK MoD programme
Experience of delivery using Kanban methodology on a UK MoD programme
Experience of delivering digital, data or cloud services to users
Experience of working within the UK Armed Forces background.

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