An exciting opportunity has arisen to work for Northamptonshire Police as a Solutions Architect, they are offering a competitive salary with some fantastic benefits.
To work with specialists and project stakeholders, looking at the business technical requirements and seeing designs through to implementation, ensuring this is going the benefit the business
" To design information solutions to meet identified requirements
" Investigate IT systems that could benefit Northampton Police and support the team in identifying the solutions.
" Working closely with specialised teams to design and identify the solutions considering functionality, security, performance, infrastructure and networks
" Working closely with procurement to estimate a cost for a IT system to help the users, considering the infrastructure, development and support.
" To provide advice and guidance about the impact of the propose project on current and future state of the force's information, application and technology architectures
" To contribute to the development and maintenance of a set of policies and standards for technical projects to ensure that all projects are delivered in compliance and agreed quality standards
" To research and keep abreast of developments and best practices with regards to technology particularly in the area of infrastructure and networks
" To help the force to exploit its existing technology and use knowledge of IT solutions to enable organisational change and support business process design.
" Knowledge of application and infrastructure
" Proven ability to produce a range of technical and non-technical reports
" Creative, enthusiastic, customer focused and committed to the role
" Held technical responsibility for the design, development, implementation and testing of at least one major IT system
" Knowledge of the principles, methods, techniques and tools for the effective management of projects from initiation through to implementation
" Excellent verbal communication, report writing and interpersonal skills
" Team player and can work on your own
" Public sector experience
Prince 2 qualification
Technical qualifications relevant to the technical knowledge
24 days holiday plus bank holidays, on site gym, free parking, pension
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