Senior Technology Architect (PDG8966188)




- South Africa -- City of Cape Town Metro -- Cape Town -- Pinelands

Job Type

23 February 2021

Closing date
12 Mar 2021 23:59

Our client a Global Tech firm is seeking a Senior Technology Architect to join their team in Cape town on a Contract basis for 12 months. Our client offers great benefits, stability, growth and an attractive salary.

Mandatory Requirements:

  • Seven (7) - fifteen (15) years of technology architect experience;
  • Relevant qualification; and
  • Experience in at least two (2) of the following areas, but with knowledge of all:
  • Technology architecture;
  • Data architecture;
  • Computer hardware;
  • Operating systems;
  • Security architecture;
  • Platform applications; and
  • Azure Cloud.

Responsibilities and Job Function

  • Design the high-level structure of new technology solutions, including emerging technologies, to fulfil the customer needs and requirements, within the Government Motor Transport IT department framework;
  • Manage and review the technical solution design including technical drawings, specifications and equipment required;
  • Manage the proof-of-concept if required;
  • Review and manage all technical deliverables for a successful technical solution delivery;
  • Define the applications required to operationalise the business;
  • Ensure all applications integrate intelligently, as required;
  • Manage the alignment of application components with the application architecture and performance goals; and
  • Analyse and review the application and data issues that would impact application integrity.

Knowledge and Skills

The general skills required for this position are:

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office suite;
  • Excellent written and facilitation skills; and
  • Ability to work independently in a fast-paced, quickly changing and sometimes unstructured environment.

The technical skills required for this position are:

  • Solid ability to transform customer requirements into application requirements and to recommend the appropriate technologies;
  • Solid experience in a variety of technologies including cloud technologies;
  • Solid knowledge of the Oracle ERP and Apex environments;
  • Detailed knowledge of the Azure Cloud environment; and Solid knowledge of information technology infrastructure library (ITIL) and information technology service management (ITSM) frameworks.
  • Solid knowledge of information technology infrastructure library (ITIL) and information technology service management (ITSM) frameworks.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Appropriate and recognised formal computer science and / or related qualification
  • Experience of seven (7) - fifteen (15) years within a technology architect role.

Contact information

Ashley Singh

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