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Information Technology Officer Architecture

Application Open Date: 
30/04/2020 - 09:00
Deadline Date: 
28/05/2020 - 22:59
Strasbourg, France
Type of Contract: 
Temporary staff
JOB Description: 
The principal role of the Information Technology Officer – Architecture (Solution Architect and Application Architect) is to design and implement IT systems in order to adequately support the corporate strategy, the enterprise infrastructure and technology roadmap of the Agency. He/she analyses system requirements and ensures that systems will offer security and will be effectively integrated with current applications. The Information Technology Officer – Architecture will be working under the supervision of the Head of Architecture Sector and reporting to the Head of Planning and Standards Unit. The Information Technology Officer – Architecture will have the following duties, both common and per profile: General Responsibilities • Participating in documenting business and technical requirements; • Interpreting business and technical requirements and translating them into capacity and capability requirements; • Analysing and shaping the end-to-end architecture for existing and/or future systems and applications; • Providing guidance in the development of system strategy, roadmaps, technology selection, and capacity management; • Assessing architectural risks and proposing solutions to mitigate them and to increase the end-to-end robustness of the solution; • Delivering designs and engineering artefacts for the project team and third party vendors; • Advising the stakeholders on managing future IT needs; • Representing the organisation in the relevant forums; • Managing various architectural projects; • Interacting with internal (business owners and other parties) and external (e.g. development and maintenance contractors) stakeholders; • Agreeing plans with key stakeholders; • Overseeing the risk management and compliance with the applicable legislation. • Tailoring the Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF) framework (adopted by the Agency) according to the needs for various architectural projects; • Prototyping system behaviour to participate in the validation of their design.
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