Technical Design Authority - Enterprise Architect

10-20 years
5 days ago 1 Applied
Job Description


Urgent requirement for Technical Design Authority on a 1 year renewable contract to be based in Nigeria.

Developing and implementing the enterprise architecture strategy, ensuring that it aligns with the organization's business goals and objectives. Your role will involve analysing current IT capabilities, defining target architectures, and providing guidance on technology investments and roadmaps.

Expertise in developing and maintaining transformational strategies and architectures and overseeing their implementation and handover into operations and ensuring continued alignment to overall architecture.
Provides technical guidance to a team of highly skilled architects and engineers setting the technical direction.
Experience leading Architectural Reviews and Project Change Board functions.
Enforces design and implementation of artefact standards related to the disciplines concerned.
Acts as a technical sounding board to the CTO/CIO and wider business leadership.
Heading a team of technical SMEs maintaining SDDC, Cloud, and Cloud Native environments based on VMware Technology.
Acts as the interface to technical resident engineers and fronts all actions/requirements with MTN Operations and Management teams and acts as a SPOC.
Able to understand end-to-end solution deployments and architectures from infrastructure-to-applications, and can thus provide guidance on best practices, troubleshooting, and prioritising problems and incidents to minimize business impact.
Able to detect and proactively take precautionary measures related to technology and operations to ensure that the environment remains at optimized levels, and hence not impact MTN's business. This comprises and is not limited to upgrades/patching, dependencies, capacity planning, change management, and the ability to convey correlations and analysis to application stakeholders, ISVs, and infrastructure architects to redesign considerations.
A technical background in workload security, availability, scaling, performance, protection, and maintaining a multi-site environment running VMware Cloud and Cloud Native Workloads.

Ateca Consulting is a specialist IT and Telecoms Recruitment Company. From our headquarters in London a highly trained team of consultants work with clients around the world.

We have many of the world’s leading organizations among our prestigious client list and are involved in some of the most high-profiled ICT projects Worldwide. Our excellent understanding of our sector and close relationship with our clients enables us to understand their exact requirements and provide bespoke strategies to ensure the right people are recruited at all levels of the business.

We work closely with clients regarding both contingency and project recruitment, offering contract and permanent resource solutions. Our market-focused approach has enabled us to build a database of highly skilled consultants, many of whom have been introduced to us through personal referral and therefore are rarely on the open market. All candidates are fully referenced before being submitted to any client.

Through our many years of experience we have learnt to understand what our clients need and to match that need with speed and accuracy. We know that in a competitive market place it is important to be flexible, reliable and responsive and this is what defines our service.

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