Solution Architect


PLEASE NOTE THIS IS A CONTRACT POSITION. PLEASE ONLY APPLY IF YOU HAVE THE REQUIRED BACKGROUNDA TERTIARY QUALIFICATIONS (NQF 6) degree (NQF 7) or Honours Degree (NQF 8) in the field of specialisation OR equivalent industry specific certifications AND5 years experience in application analysis, architecture and/or design and/or enterprise architecture and/or solutions architectureA postgraduate qualifications will be an added advantageA formal architecture certification (TOGAG, BIZBOK)The main purpose of this position is to architect solutions to support the business goals and objectives: and ensure alignment of business, information and technology strategies at a solution level for new initiatives, projects and programmes emanating from the Corporate Services Department of the CompanyProvide Solution architecture consulting services for the new initiatives, projects and programmes with CSDProvide solution architecture consulting Services for CSD initiatives that are in the Demand Management PhaseThe number of projects and initiatives will be negotiated and agreed with the service provider and the solution architect during the on-boarding phaseDevelop the solution architectures for the different projects within the CSD and guide the end to end delivery of solutions for CSDCombine architecture "as is" (baseline) and "to be" (target) models for various domains (business, data, application and technology) to create an overall solution architecture and roadmap with the supporting transition architecturesEnsure alignment between the enterprise architecture, related solution architectures, architecture principles and information and communications technology (ICT) standards to ensure standardisation and reduce riksEnsure that the solutions meet the business requirements while complying to standards and principles, traceability to enterprise reference models, and alignment with the target enterprise architecture visionEnsure that the solutions meet the business requirements while complying to standards and principles, traceability to enterprise reference models, and alignment with the target enterprise architecture visionEnsure that proposed solutions are peer reviewed by the EA division and presented to the Company''s Enterprise Architecture Governance forums for approvalTake accountability for overseeing the end to end delivery of the solutions for the business, and ensure that solutions implemented match the architectural designs (implementation governance)Develop evaluation criteria to support cross-functional teams in evaluating products identification and selection processes including proof of Concept (POC) requests for information (RFI) and requests for proposals (RFP)Proficiency in EnglishThought leadershipStakeholder ManagementRisk ManagementProblem solving skillsFacilitation skillsNegotiating skills
Company
H2R Africa
Posted
05/05/2022
Location
Pretoria, GT, ZA