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Director of IT Architecture

  • Location: London
  • Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 11 days ago

  • Sector: IT
  • Contact: Dan Kirkpatrick
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 22 November 2021
  • Job Ref: 047391ALL_1633954450

A truly innovative data centre operator with data centres (both colo and edge) across Europe is looking for a Director of IT Architecture. This permanent role has been created to support the next stage of the company's growth and is London based although home working will be available.

The Role

As their Director of IT Architecture you'll have ownership of building a rolling three year architecture for the business whilst building a top architecture team and creating the architecture standards and principles. You'll also need to build strong working relationships with all stakeholders, materially contribute to business strategy and support solution architecture deliverables produced by third parties. Please note that this role is both strategic and hands on so will only suit somebody is very happy to get involved with the hands on work.


To succeed in the role of Director of IT Architecture, it's essential that you have a strong background within both Enterprise and Solution Architecture and have a wide range of systems background ranging from Digital front end of backend systems. Ideally, you'll have experience of both start up and enterprise environments - if you only have one or the other you'll still be considered but you must be able to show a hands on mentality. Industry wise it's very likely that you'll be from a Data Centre, telco or infrastructure business with knowledge of cloud implementation.

How to apply...

In return for your skills, you'll receive a salary of up to £120,000 (although more may be available for an ideal candidate) plus executive benefits. This is an excellent opportunity to join a market leader so if you're interested in being considered please email me your CV via the "Apply Now" button

JAM Recruitment is acting as an employment agency with regards to this position.

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