Enterprise Architect

£77,295 - £85,883 yearly
  • Platform Housing Group
  • Hybrid (Home based with occasional travel to Solihull/Worcester office)
  • May 16, 2024
Permanent Information Technology Management

Job Description

Join our team as an Enterprise Architect (EA) and help shape an exciting future of innovation and digital transformation! 

We are currently seeking a visionary and dynamic Enterprise Architect to lead our team towards innovation, efficiency, and exceptional customer outcomes.  

This is an exciting senior leadership role on the CIO Senior Management Team where you will lead on the creation of impactful digital strategies and help us manage successful change and delivery of EA roadmaps. 

We take a wide view of EA at Platform, where we consider our customers first our and our end-to-end colleague journeys through exceptional outward looking, fully connected business architecture! You will blend and balance strategic alignment, service design, process management, digital technologies, and data architecture to create a robust capability and a strong business platform. 

About us 

At Platform Housing Group, we are pioneers and award winners in our field, constantly pushing the boundaries of what's possible. Our mission is to revolutionise the way we operate, leveraging a cutting-edge approach to deliver great services, streamlining our processes and maximising our productivity. As an EA, you will have the opportunity to work with our fabulous team of dedicated and passionate colleagues while making a direct and tangible impact for our customers and communities.  

Some of the things we need from you:

  • A degree in a related discipline or equivalent qualification / work experience 

  • Professional certification qualifications or experience relevant to the role of an EA 

  • Professional training or equivalent experience across application, data, process, and business architecture. 

  • Proven experience within a similar position 

  • Knowledge of Microsoft platforms including D365, M365, Power Platform and Dataverse 

  • Knowledge of various aspects of an enterprise technology architecture 

  • Excellent interpersonal skills – ability to listen, reflect and influence key decisions 

  • Trusted and respected as a thought leader who can influence and persuade business and IT leaders 

While this role is home based, you should be able to travel between our Group offices and other locations, as necessary. Senior Management team meetings are held in person once a month, alternating between the Worcester and Birmingham offices, and your attendance is essential. Additionally, mandatory training sessions and meetings occur periodically at these offices, requiring your presence, as necessary. Travel expenses will be reimbursed based on the current inland revenue mileage rates. 

Some of the great benefits we can offer you:  

  • Up to 28 days annual leave (plus bank holidays) with the opportunity to buy and sell leave        

  • Family friendly policies and Learning and Development opportunities   

  • Medicash membership for all employees which includes access to an employee assistance programme, discounted gym membership and exclusive discounts             

  • Health Cash Plan worth up to £1700 p/a with cashback for dental, optical, physio and complementary therapies and more           

  • Pension scheme with minimum employee contributions of up to 3% and Platform will contribute up to 12% (inclusive of life assurance and dependent on employee contributions)             

  • Employee reward and recognition scheme with wellbeing hub and discount from a wide range of retailers    

If you are ready to take the helm in crafting groundbreaking solutions that drive our organisation to unparalleled success and want to join a great team and a fabulous organisation that has an impactful social purpose, we would love to hear from you! 

For more details about the position, please refer to the attached job description. If you'd like to schedule an informal discussion about the role, feel free to reach out to Rob Fletcher (Director of Data & Applications) via email: Rob.Fletcher@platformhg.com 

Please note that we will review applications throughout the campaign and encourage early applications, as this position may close earlier than the published closing date. 

We do not require recruitment agency support at this time - all speculative CV’s will be treated as a direct application. 

Application Deadline

May 30, 2024