Enterprise Architect at Sabenza IT

Our client is a retail giant in Cape Town and they are looking for an Enterprise Architect as a strategic technologist and technology visionary. The Technology Enterprise Architect is a recognized expert and thought leader in complex IT transformations and architectures, including platform modernization, enterprise systems, digital. transformation, cloud deployment, software-defined network, etc.

The ideal candidate should have the following experience:

  • 15 years of professional experience in the IT industry
  • 5 years of experience in technology consulting with CxO level executives for large enterprise programs
  • 10 years of experience in developing IT strategies and roadmaps and in developing, managing and implementing technology roadmaps and portfolios
  • 5 years of experience in cloud technologies, tools, services, offerings, environments and hyperscaling methodologies
  • 5 years of experience in the architecture of large complex systems in the field of cyber, digital modernization and/or software
  • 5 years of experience in participating in RFx technology acquisition processes
  • 12 years of experience providing technology expertise to IT programs, projects and products from business analysis, architectures, systems analysis and design to development, testing, implementation work and production
  • 10 years of experience in successfully leading architects and technical teams to implement and integrate enterprise solutions in a complex multi-cloud environment
  • 10 years of experience working with program managers, project managers and business stakeholders at delivery technologies
  • 12 years of experience managing and mentoring technology teams and talent in business applications and operational areas (desirable)
  • 5+ years of retail industry experience with an understanding of retail business processes. (desirable)

Knowledge and skills

  • 5 years of knowledge in technology strategy formulation, architectures and implementation roadmaps
  • 10 years of experience building enterprise, domain, and solution-level architectures and architecting and designing technology platforms, storage infrastructures, enterprise applications, enterprise hybrid cloud and cloud-native solutions
  • Cloud certifications (AWS, Azure, GCP)
  • 10 years of knowledge of strategic frameworks and best practices such as TOGAF, ITIL, ISO 27001, CobiT, Balanced Scorecard, etc. (desirable)
  • In-depth knowledge of business ecosystems, SaaS, PaaS, SOA, APIs, microservices, event-driven computing and predictive analytics (desirable)

Candidates should come from a consumer or retail background and be able to perform enterprise-wide and global tasks.

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Desired skills:

  • Business
  • CxO
  • RFx
  • hybrid cloud
  • Solution
  • Domain
  • native cloud
  • AWS
  • Azure blue
  • Togaf
  • ITIL
  • ISO27001
  • Cobit
  • Paas
  • Saas
  • APIs
  • SOA

Desired work experience:

Desired level of qualification:

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