Leading the departments architectural approach, design patterns and general engineering methodologies drawing on the existing knowledge, experience and skills within the team.
Working with infrastructure technology domains on building and maintaining technology roadmaps identifying opportunities for innovation or infrastructure transformation.
Developing and managing the Infrastructure Design Forum ensuring all designs meet standards and follow the approval process whilst ensuring new standards are updated on a regular basis.
Ensuring consistency is maintained across the estate where appropriate, including proactively and continually assessing the viability of systems to retrofit system wide advancements resulting in scalable, performant, maintainable and resilient infrastructure systems.
Taking responsibility for impact analysis and design modifications to existing systems to support new solutions.
Working with cross platform architects on strategic roadmaps, standardisation and commercially viable ways to unlocking the value of enterprise technology and leveraging open source solutions.
Participating in the preparation of artefacts such as specifications (technical and non-technical), commercial appraisals, test plans, technical presentations, resource and delivery plans.
Participating in proof of concepts to assist in defining technology direction and enabling technology strategy.
Contributing to the IaC roadmap and driving new concepts into the classic architecture modes.