Service Architect

Location
Salford
Salary
£540 - £600 per day
Posted
16 Aug 2017
Closes
13 Sep 2017
Ref
MTSA24353
Contact
Berry Technical 2
Clearance Level
SC
Job Type
Contract
*Service Architect - up to £600 /day - 12 months - Salford*

*SC required*

*Please note that this contract has been deemed to fall OUT of SCOPE of IR35*

The post holder will ensure that all new solutions that are designed take into consideration the service architecture requirements and that any impact to the cost of service delivery is clearly understood as part of the solution approval process.

Responsibilities:
Providing subject matter expertise in the area of ITIL v3 process across the Service Lifecycle, with particular emphasis on Service Strategy and Service Design Processes.
Providing subject matter expertise on service design into the solution design process and providing key leadership and mentoring on operational service architecture.
Accountable for providing input into all new solutions, ensuring that any impact to the cost of service delivery is clearly understood as part of the solution approval process.
Accountable for the full impact and consideration of all availability, capacity, service continuity, security and performance criteria and requirements in the design of the new solutions.
Accountable for ensuring all new solutions are priced appropriately

Additional qualifications/experience required for this role:
In depth working knowledge of ITIL v3 expert and ITIL v2 manager's certificate
ISO 2000 consultant's certificate
Experience designing and implementing operating models
Senior stakeholder relationship management
Ability to work in a fast paced/high pressure situation
Thorough understanding of Service Operation roles

Desirable:
IT Service Management toolset integration skills
Project Management Skills (PRINCE 2)
Industry related skills such as TOGAF, COBIT, Zachman
ISO 2000 consultant's certificate