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Halian - Enterprise Architect

The Enterprise Architecture has the responsibility for proactively and holistically lead the architecture office consisting of architects and SRE's and will serve as the technical leader. He/she will evaluate current technology solutions while planning, designing, and coordinating multi-year roadmaps. In addition, the Enterprise Architect will survey the technology landscape to identify solutions and systems to be implemented setting priorities to architecture design and guide the evolution of the current architecture environment to support future capabilities, capacity and scalability.


Ideally, the Enterprise Architect has numerous project experience working in a large environment and managing the complexity of running hybrid/multi cloud environments. And will provide strategic and architectural leadership, oversight, guidance and support to align legacy and private cloud capabilities and services.



Key Responsibilities

  • Drive the definition of the architecture and selection of the platforms (both private cloud and on-premise)
  • Lead the creation of principles and standards to ensure a scalable, flexible, resilient, and secure environment (both private cloud and on-premise)
  • Oversee cross-functional technology teams to evaluate current technology solutions and plan, design and coordinate multi-year roadmaps for all applications and support activities
  • Survey the technology landscape to identify systems and solutions that align with strategy while collaborating with Management and customer to recommend, implement and maintain appropriate technology solutions
  • Act as the subject matter expert to Services and Operations, 3rd party vendors
  • Facilitate optimization of current state architecture, leveraging cloud-based technologies where appropriate
  • Implement strategic vision and goals that result in achievement and success through leadership skills, collaboration, creative thinking, while maintaining the confidence of key stakeholders
  • Technically leads the architecture office
  • Leads the design and implementation of multi-tiered solutions that are highly available and resilient



  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, Computer Science, Information Technology or related field, or equivalent experience
  • 7 to 10 years of experience in at least two IT disciplines (such as solution architecture, Technical/Infrastructure architecture) in an enterprise environment
  • Leadership experience in a technical environment, preferably in a high performing service environment with quantifiable results
  • Deep understanding of the interdependent relationship between technology and the services
  • Extensive experience across a diverse spectrum of IT disciplines including Cloud (Docker, AWS, ...), IaaS, PaaS, Kubernetes, SDDC, SDN, IT Automated Delivery, and Data Center
  • Extensive experience with DevOps, Togaf, ITIL and Agile process methodologies
  • Extensive service management and service delivery experience with global companies
  • Ability to see the "big picture" across private and public hosted technology services, identity management, security, network, enterprise Storage and data, end user experience, and training/education
  • Experience implementing automated software and cloud integration
  • Extensive experience overseeing highly diverse technical teams globally, leading innovation & cloud transformation
  • Ability to communicate complex, technical topics to a wide variety of audiences
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent planning and organizational skills
  • Knowledge of all components of holistic enterprise architecture
  • Knowledge of business re-engineering principles and processes
  • Familiarity with graphical modelling approaches, tools and model repositories
  • Ability to rapidly comprehend the functions and capabilities of new technologies
  • Fluent in English (written and spoken) is essential;
  • Any other European language is a plus.
  • Knowledge of ITIL functions and processes;
  • Stay current with new technologies and techniques as appropriate

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Company description

As an international IT services company, Halian have worked hard for 20 years to understand the issues that keep our customers awake at night and to create the answers that make their lives a little easier.
Our mission - the goal that's shared by everybody at every level - is “to deliver the best people and technology services in order to help Halian's customers do more; faster, better, and more cost-effectively than ever before."
We're able to do things differently because we think and act differently - the Halian Way is based on rapid service and speedy results, and at its heart lie five key values:
Partnership, Respect, Intelligence, Dedication, and Energy.

Halian has offices in the UK, Luxembourg, Dubai, and Qatar, and have more than 500 employees all over EMEA. We work with some of the world's most ambitious and dynamic organisations, such as Public and European Institutions, Finance, Oil and Gas, Healthcare and Pharmaceuticals, and partner with industry leading hardware and software vendors. When you join Halian, you will help integrate one of our three service lines: Managed Services, Resourcing Services, or Project Services. You are able to deal with a variety of technologies in critical environments, and make a positive contribution to our customers business. In return, Halian will support the development of your career via different programmes already in place. Halian has built a strategy based on confidence with its customers and partners, and it's these strong links that allow Halian to provide you with job offers not often available on the open job market. Each role is a new challenge to take on!

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