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Solutions Architect - 90213667
Primary Location:UK-Lanarkshire-Glasgow
Job Type:Permanent/Regular
Posting Range:3 Dec 2018 - Ongoing
Job Title: Solutions Architect VP
Location: Glasgow
The Architecture centre of excellence sets the technical strategy and vision for BUK, drives innovation and R&D and provides centralised enterprise and solution architecture capability across all CIO areas.
To lead and be accountable for all solutioning/end to end design activities for projects across the end-to-end software development lifecycle within BUK.
To support the lead architect within the BUK domain in defining the strategy and roadmap for this particular domain
Your Role
Analyse project scoping statement, project requirements to help define a complete end to end solution, utilising capabilities available across BUK or in the wider market place
Identify and develop innovative solution that will enhance the client experience and provide a cost effective solution for BUK
Full & Partial Concept solutions/Architecture Visions
Breadth and depth of financial services business and applications knowledge
Demonstrates expert ability to influence at all levels of the organisation, including multiple architecture panels;
Experienced in acting as the design authority for an area of technology or programme
Essential Skills
Experience in complex systems integration projects/programmes is a pre-requisite
Able to exhibit deep technical leadership throughout the project life cycle
Experience in architecting end to end solutions including application/infrastructure integration
Able to demonstrate previous evidence of drive, energy, commitment, and enthusiasm
Desirable Skills
The candidate ideally will have experience in banking applications and infrastructure, with an understanding of service management
Solution architect and enterprise architect training and certification, e.g. TOGAF, is desirable.
Exposure to SOA (Service Orientated Architecture) design principles, service definition and web services implementation including exposure of API components to external consumers
Competence in the execution of substantial IT delivery programmes from inception through to a successful result
About Us
Barclays is a transatlantic consumer, corporate and investment bank offering products and services across personal, corporate and investment banking, credit cards and wealth management, with a strong presence in our two home markets of the UK and the US. Our goal is to become the bank of choice by providing superior services to customers and clients and supporting our stakeholders via a commercially successful business that generates long-term sustainable returns.
Risk and Control Objective
All Barclays colleagues have to ensure that all activities and duties are carried out in full compliance with regulatory requirements, Enterprise Wide Risk Management Framework and internal Barclays Policies and Policy Standards.
Your Application
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Barclays Values & Diversity
Dynamic working gives everyone at Barclays the opportunity to integrate professional and personal lives, if you have a need for flexibility then please discuss this with the hiring manager.  We are an equal opportunity employer and we are opposed to discrimination on any grounds. It is the policy of Barclays to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, colour, creed, religion, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law.

About the company

Barclays moves, lends, invests and protects money for 48 million customers and clients worldwide.

We have over 325 years of history and expertise in banking. From our beginnings in Lombard Street, London through to the launch of the world’s first ATM and innovative mobile phone payments services, find out more about our achievements to date.

Barclays is a trading name of Barclays Bank PLC and its subsidiaries. Barclays Bank PLC is registered in England and is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority. Registered in England. Registered No. 1026167. Registered office: 1 Churchill Place, London E14 5HP.

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