|Title||Compute Storage Architect|
As the organisation’s subject matter expert in all matters relating to the Compute & Storage Technology environment, the post holder will be responsible for the development and maintenance of the Compute & Storage Technology strategy and to assist in the definition and operation of the operating model of said strategy. The prime duty of the Compute & Storage Technical Architect is to ensure that the IT Compute & Storage Services are and remain suitable to support the delivery of all current and planned IT Services and will operate across the whole service lifecycle.
The post holder will undertake design work and/or design oversight work in the Compute & Storage Technology Area. They will demonstrate leadership in the Compute & Storage Technology Area and maintain the overall integrity of the design & operational capability of this area.
The post holder will be the focus for the development of effective IT Compute & Storage services. The main responsibility of the position holder is to ensure that the IT services that are required to allow the organisation to be successful are supported by effective Compute & Storage Services. This is a proactive, strategic role and it is essential that the position holder is always looking forward and planning the next generation of Compute & Storage Services.
The post holder will work within an ITIL (or other standards as defined from time to time) to ensure that the inter-relationship between Data, Business, Application and Technical are recognised in all outputs through architectural blueprints.