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Technology Consultant - Solution Architect

  • Reference: T03076
  • Published on: Thu 01/12/2016 11:55 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 18/12/2016 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time, Permanent
  • Hours: 37 hours per week.
  • Salary: £36,171 - £47,175 per annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Essex
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Thurrock is a progressive local authority with big digital ambitions. We are looking for a Solution Architect to play a key role in helping shape and deliver our digital future.

This role will particularly suit an IT professional with an engineering background, who has developed a passion for designing solutions and working with business stakeholders to bring them to reality.

We offer the opportunity to develop your architectural skills in a complex technology environment. There has been no better time in history to be working in local government technology, with service integration, channel migration, big data, and smart technology agendas all on our current plan.

Main Responsibilities:

  • You will design and specify end to end technology solutions
  • You will provide technical advice and guidance to non-technical stakeholders
  • Responsible for maintaining the council’s Enterprise Architecture
  • Monitoring the market to gain knowledge and understanding of currently emerging technologies.
  • Supporting Business Analysts to ensure appropriate technology solutions are defined at an early stage.

Our vision – Thurrock: a place of opportunity, enterprise and excellence where individuals, communities and businesses flourish.

Thurrock is an exciting place to live and work. We are an emerging cultural and arts centre, home to the production centre for the Royal Opera House and the National Skills Academy for Creative and Cultural Skills. We have retail and leisure that is among the best, with the magnificent intu Lakeside, and breath-taking countryside all around. We are an area of massive growth, which is creating jobs and new industry, but with great transport links that can get you into London and other parts of the UK quickly and easily.

Thurrock Council is committed to equal opportunities and welcome applications from all sections of the community. Disabled people will be offered an interview where they meet all essential criteria on the person specification. Job share applications are also welcome. Most departments operate a system of flexible working hours.

We serve a diverse community where people are different yet equal. Diversity underpins everything we do

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