Head of Architecture, Visionary
We are looking for a Top, proven Chief Architect, its a multi billion turnover a year technology platform and you will become top of the food chain responsible for a large transformation and a key advisor to the CEOThe role isn't for everyone, you get extensive freedom but you 100% need to know what you are doing. We are looking for someone who has been Chief Architect on a major, very successful tech transformation, the rest of the board are all incredibly accomplished and very much the type to change the world. Impossible just makes a challenge more fun to them
If you are a Chief Enterprise Architect / Principal Architect / looking to join a leading technology innovation environment, this is a unique opportunity - you have the people power, budget, resources, everything you need without the politics and red tape.
Our client has been the first in many ways, they are successful innovators and were one the first to use consumer data to create a leading consumer experience however we have now reached time for huge technology change again and are looking for the right expert to lead this.
They are now looking for an experienced, battle scarred Chief Enterprise Architect / Head Architect to create the lead a strong architectural team into the future. In a nutshell you have a top tech environment that turns over billions and is at the end of an innovation cycle technically, therefore the time has come to begin again and we are looking for cutting edge innovators in a variety of position.
This role is working alongside one of the worlds most innovative CEOs , incredibly smart and humble. You are much more likely to find him in the hangout room with some of the dev team than at an over the top glitzy event.
As an experienced Head of Architecture / principal Architect in this field you must naturally be curious, be an innovator, someone who looks at problems different.
Experience wise you will have grown up the development / Architecture route and have expert knowledge in a variety of areas- your team cover, Tech Ops, Platforms, ecommerce, Batch Architectures, data, streaming, data governance and security, data collectors, distributed architecture, microsystems, game creation, marketing tech / Customer centric UX and so on.
This is a Head of Architecture position, you will be leading a large technology environment worth billions and to an extent be a visionary for future products
The role has come up as they are transforming from old and creating a future that doesn't focus on today but on where we should be in 3 - 5yrs from now technically. Already market leaders the amazingly innovative tech created a few years ago and still market leading is something they are aware will be out dated quickly and they want to make sure they are in the lead!
As Head of ArchitectureYour team will work across multiple engineering functions cloud, micro services, eda, etc and you will be a Senior level company influencer therefore you must be someone who can bring people on board with your vision and complex ideas and build a world class team
Company / team wise - collaboration is a big thing here, you have quirky unique minds but no room for egos, they are definitely explorers, not afraid to try multiple journeys to find the best way. They are absolute Market leaders however very aware the biggest challenge is retaining that
Technology and people are absolutely the heart of this company, whilst they are innovating and growing tech they are also constantly helping every individual to grow.
They believe strongly in internal investment with every single individual in the company having a personalised growth, training and mentoring plan.
Package is great, benefits world class, environment beautiful, kit wise - whatever you desire, progression wise extensive - if you want to add more to the team you have it, if you need a bigger budget you have it, innovation tech you have it.
The Exec team are incredibly smart, they understand the value in other people's knowledge and we are looking for someone who embraces innovation and realises that you need to constantly look forward, we will take care of everything you need to enable you to focus on achieving the best
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