Technical Architect at HMRC, Manchester, 6 Months, £Contract Rate

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  • Manchester, UK
  • Jun 17, 2022
6 Months or more

Contract Description

HMRC are looking Technical Architects - 6 month contract - Various Locations Available

Enterprise Architecture establishes an integrated view of business and IT architecture, setting EA directions and technology standards, delivering long term roadmaps based on which solutions are defined and architected against. Work across CDIO to establish and embed architecture standards and capability. 


• Feeding Technical Architecture into the strategic across the HMRC organisation, encompassing all verticals and horizontals, covering all areas of our tech stack. Work collaboratively with verticals and horizontals considering their views.

• Set out strategy in blueprints and roadmaps for the short, medium and long term (including innovation within technologies). Artefacts will be continually updated to reflect new and emerging technology and how that tech changes

• Communicate standards and work collaboratively with the governance arm of CT&DO.

About the role

You will work closely with and provide support to other architects in putting forward solutions to technology challenges. You will understand the technologies in use, the overall architecture strategy and how your work supports this.

You will work closely with Business Analysts to put forward appropriate technical solutions that ensure operational delivery.

Essential Criteria

• Assessing elements of solutions and technical designs, advise on design, understand the implications of design decisions and make recommendations as well as the ability to produce quality architecture documents in the agreed formats

• Articulating technical viewpoints to technical and non-technical colleagues, senior management and business analysts

• Building out IT capability and transformation

• Software architecture

• Product, Gap and Market Analysis

Desirable Criteria

• ITSM Experience and Qualifications

• ITIL4 Experience and Qualifications