Technical Architect - Wiltshire

Location
Wiltshire
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
31 Mar 2017
Closes
28 Apr 2017
Ref
092629JXG
Contact
Jody Goodwin
Clearance Level
DV
Sector
Defence
Job Type
Contract
Our defence client are currently looking for a Technical Architect to work on an initial 6 month contract based at their site in Wiltshire.

In order to be considered, applicants must be able to demonstrate experience in ALL of the following areas:



*15+ years' experience of in design and establishment of engineering delivery; organisations across design, development, test and release to service-

*15+ years' mission critical systems engineering experience

*Experience of managing and chairing of engineering design reviews (SRRs, PDRs, CDRs, PRRs, etc.)

*Extensive expertise in IT Infrastructure and applications design and delivery

*Security principles including, encryption and security of networks at IL3 and IL5

*Technical management of multiple hardware and software suppliers

*Experience in the release of Bills of Materials (BOMs), hardware drawings and designs

*Continuous Delivery Models (e.g. DevOps)

*Tactical communication network technologies

*Understanding of the Defence Operating Model, and ISS' role within the Front Line Command deployed operating model

*Transition and convergence of multiple systems

*Exemplary communications skills both written and oral

*Meet the demanding time lines associated with a 3* briefing cycle

*Strong technical understanding of the current and future Information Systems and Services (ISS) infrastructure across multiple services and their interaction with Other Government Departments (OGDs)

*A comprehensive understanding of business continuity and critical infrastructure requirements

*A detailed understanding of commercial models for service provision and restoration of critical services

*Understanding of ISS processes and directives

*Able to demonstrate financial planning and validation of costs for selected options

*Must be able to work on client site using client information systems

Due to the nature of this requirement, applicants with a current DV clearance are strongly encouraged to apply.



Due to the nature and urgency of this post, candidates holding or who have held high level security clearance in the past are most welcome to apply. Please note successful applicants will be required to be security cleared prior to appointment which can take up to a minimum 18 weeks.

LA International Computer Consultants Ltd is an HMG Approved Consultancy and operates as an IT & Engineering Consultancy or as an Employment Business & Agency, depending upon the precise nature of the work, for security cleared jobs or non-clearance vacancies, we welcome applications from all sections of the community and from people with diverse experience and backgrounds. Award Winning LA International Computer Consultants Ltd (Recruiter Awards for Excellence - Best IT, Best Public Sector & Gold Awards) and the most prestigious award that any business can receive The Queens Award for Enterprise: International Trade 2015.