Senior Service Architect – Infrastructure, Cloud, ITIL V3, Agile

Reference:

JSSB/ServiceArch/5

Sector:

Strategy & Architecture

Salary:

Competitive

Benefits:

12 month initial contract

Town/City:

London

Contract Type:

Contract

Closing Date:

13/12/2018

Proven Senior Service Architect require for a large government department in London. The role will involve providing a specialist Service Architecture for a major critical Infrastructure Programme. Suited candidates will have in depth service management experience & understanding of ITIL (V3) and comprehensive and recent experience designing and implementing service architectures for complex systems in large government departments or other large organisations.

You will have a demonstrable track record of successfully taking an evolutionary approach to service architecture. Strong communications, relationship building, negotiation and influencing skills; able to ensure that advice regarding the service specialism is acted upon. A creative and pragmatic approach to service design. Ability to absorb new technical, commercial and business concepts quickly, and work with them. Recognised expertise in service model development and its application within a business environment e.g. intelligent customer functions. A sound, broad knowledge of IT and an excellent understanding of how support services impact on other business functions. Demonstrable experience of transforming business needs into contractual requirements. Suited candidates will be SC Cleared or be eligible for clearance 

Desirable:
ITIL V3 Expert Qualification
Experience with automated configuration management, deployment and testing solutions.
Experience with open source solutions and community.
Knowledge of Agile development, deployment and operations lifecycle
Experience using and deploying on Cloud based platforms
Working in a multi-disciplinary team.
Experience of providing or managing outsourced service management services