Enterprise Architect – Technology Transformation
EY Technology is a fast-growing Technology brand. We are recognised as a leading provider of differentiated technology consulting services harnessing new disruptive technology, alliances, and talented people to solve our clients’ issues. The Technology Transformation team is focussed on helping our clients understand their needs and how to enable technology effectiveness across the organisation throughout the entire IT lifecycle. We create a vision for technology and how it can bring together innovative solutions that will support our clients’ ability to achieve their strategic objectives.
We are looking for talented people who embrace technologies and want to make a difference for our clients.
As an Enterprise Architect, you will be at the heart of our ambition to help clients transform and grow their business. This role is, helping clients to shape innovative solutions which deliver results. We are looking for individuals who have a proven track record of aligning target business vision and requirements with enterprise solutions by collaborating with wider stakeholders, including solution architects, to identify the target state blueprints and architecture vision for the enterprise. Someone who has deep knowledge of architectural standards, governance approach, templates, and patterns for enterprise architecture, with the ability to develop enterprise strategies and processes.
EY operates across all industry sectors and currently is seeking individuals with cross industry expertise, though we are experiencing high demand in Telco & Media, Health Sciences & Wellbeing, and Consumer Products. This role offers the opportunity to build experience and bring your wealth of technology expertise to clients in new and diverse projects, each with their own unique set of challenges.
The role requires excellent business and technology understanding, as well as significant experience in technology strategy and selection. We are seeking candidates who can evidence a broader consulting skill set. This role will be based out of the UK with flexible working arrangement. This role requires travel from time-to-time to both domestic and international locations depending on client needs.
Your key responsibilities
In your role as a Senior Manager – Enterprise Architecture within Technology Transformation you will have responsibility for:
Developing enterprise architecture strategy that enables value and growth across the client’s businessThe effective management and delivery of complex architecture and solutions, maintaining focus on quality and risk management.Building and managing client relationships, revenue generation and for managing commercial relationships.Providing leadership and direction to the team across multiple activities.Providing deep insight in a function or specialism through analysis and knowledge of best practices to solve complex problems, driving thought leadership and innovationIdentifying new technologies which can make a material impact on the sector and competitive advantageExplaining technology trends and vendor roadmaps in terms for business impactDeveloping proposals, responding to client requirements, providing subject matter expertise
Key skills and attributes for success
Design and develop policies, standards, guidelines, roadmaps, and strategy that affect the selection, design, development, implementation, maintenance and use of technology within the organization.Advanced knowledge of and ability to frame key business and technology trends within the context of the client's objectives. Ability to identify the potential implications and impacts of the associated trends.Ability to introduce innovative ways of organising, managing, and integrating data to ensure its quality and ability to be used as a distinctive asset to generate a return. Ability to align the data strategy with relevant legislation and business strategies.Ability to create and evolve an enterprise's guiding principles and business architecture including organization structure, process architecture, supporting information, applications, and technology to facilitate the evolution of the enterprise to its desired state.Knowledge of organizational, IT industry leading practice and market relevant policies, standards, and procedures.Knowledge of and ability to use methods and tools to develop a roadmap for the future state of technology which aligns the architecture and processes with business strategies and objectives.
Ideally, you’ll also have
Knowledge of Cloud (Microsoft Azure, AWS or Google) in the context of enterprise architecture and domain reference models.Knowledge of Enterprise Platforms (SAP, ServiceNow, PowerApps etc) and how they fit in context of enterprise architecture and domain reference models.Very good written and verbal communication, presentation, client service and technical writing skills Confidence to support meetings with client sponsors, management, and individual contributors.
What We Look For
We’re interested in intellectually curious people, with a genuine passion for finding and implementing innovative ways to solve business problems through technology.
What working at EY Offers
EY offers an opportunity to help clients solve business problems through technology consulting on complex projects in medium to large enterprises. We offer a competitive remuneration package where you’ll be rewarded for your individual and team performance. Our comprehensive Total Rewards package includes support for flexible working and career development, and with FlexEY you can select benefits that suit your needs, covering holidays, health and well-being, insurance, savings, and a wide range of discounts, offers and promotions. Plus, we offer:
Continuous learning: You’ll develop the mindset and skills to navigate whatever comes next.Success as defined by you: We’ll provide the tools and flexibility, so you can make a meaningful impact, your way.Transformative leadership: We’ll give you the insights, coaching and confidence to be the leader the world needsDiverse and inclusive culture: You’ll be embraced for who you are and empowered to use your voice to help others find theirs.
As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and consulting services, we’re using the finance products, expertise and systems we’ve developed to build a better working world. That starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.
If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible. Join us in building a better working world.