Solution Architect

Website Sanlam

Job Description:

The incumbent will also partake and provide input into IT management decisions and strategic direction as well as driving the delivery of such. Included in the role would be input, advice, implementation of controls and actively participating in the necessary governance and audit bodies, forums, and activities to maintain and evidence the required controls within both the SIG and broader Sanlam environment.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Alignment of all architectural domains for cluster wide programs and/or projects
  • Performing and articulating architectural gap analysis across all domains, producing relevant roadmaps and guidance to projects and programs to achieve architectural alignment
  • Performing risk analysis, appropriately guiding mitigation, or remediation strategies
  • Performing governance of either deliveries, designs, proposals by both internal teams and/or external vendors
  • Alignment of all architectural domains for an individual business unit, sub-cluster of business units or across the Sanlam Investment Group to achieve a strategically aligned outcome

Job Requirements:

  • 7+ years relevant experience in either Enterprise Architecture or Solution Architecture at an enterprise level
  • Sound Understanding of principles, standards and approaches across various technical domains, e.g. Object-
  • Orientation principles, UML, service design, BPMN
  • Highly experienced in documenting technical/system processes and translating those into consumable models
  • At least 10 years IT experience, some of which must be in a development capacity
  • Compulsory to have formal training in TOGAF and working experience in its application
  • Any secondary qualifications with emphasis on technical related courses such as systems design, OO A&D methodology and SO methodology

Job Details:

Company: Sanlam

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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