I.T. Technical Architect (TA)

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Job title I.T. Technical Architect (TA)
Ref PMTA001
Location Warrington
Region North West
Company National Nuclear Laboratory
Salary 60000.00-70000.00 GBP per year
Duration 20 Years
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Lead Technical Architect – Based Birchwood, Warrington – Permanent - £competitive


Our Client is transforming the way in which IT in the company will be delivered and is looking to create a customer facing, technology focused team which is well positioned to meet the changing requirements of the company.

To achieve this, there is a need for the IT team to engage more proactively with the business to understand exactly what is required and to create a clear roadmap to meet those requirements.

To enhance the company’s IT capability there is a requirement for a Lead Technical Architect (TA) to own the architecture of the technical infrastructure and lead the design of new solutions.

This will include technology, information, shared infrastructure and application services.

Job Description

The Lead TA will be required to:

Own the technical architecture for the infrastructure and application environment;

Analyse the current technical environment and manage technical roadmaps making recommendations for future investment;

Maximise existing technology investments and continue the company’s cloud migration;

Act as the TDA for any change to the environment;

Provide advice and guidance to Infrastructure Engineers or third party suppliers;

Take a standards based approach and apply appropriate levels of governance in line with corporate standards and good industry practice; and

Work with the EA and Head of IT to evangelise the use of technology to transform the company.

Experience & Skills

The Lead TA will have:

Eligibility for security clearance to SC and be a UK national;

A broad and deep technical understanding of technical and infrastructure architecture and management;

Relevant technical accreditations (Microsoft, Cisco etc…);

A demonstrable track record of 10+ years in technical and solution architecture for network, infrastructure, authentication and Microsoft tooling technologies;

5+ years’ complex migration experience covering network, infrastructure and users;

3+ years’ experience in the design, implementation and management of Azure Hybrid Cloud environments (CASB experience advantageous);

5+ years’ experience in deploying Office 365 and complex Exchange Online migrations;

3+ years’ experience working with security controls including for example, PKI, HSM’s, DMVPN and other forms of encryption;

Exposure to secure or accredited environments with SIEM and SOC; and

A self-motivated, proactive and customer focused attitude with excellent organisational skills.

Additional information about the process

Capita Resourcing is the strategic resourcing business within Capita plc. We are the chosen provider of agency workers and permanent recruitment for the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) collaborative framework, across nuclear sites and offices UK wide.

NuclearWorks welcomes applications from all suitably qualified people regardless of gender, race, disability, age or sexual orientation. NuclearWorks is a trading name of Capita Business Services Ltd. Services offered are those of an Employment Agency and Employment Business.

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