Would you like to work for an organisation with over 40 years experience delivering secure, mission-critical IT solutions to Space, Defence and Intelligence clients.
Locations: London, Surrey (Leatherhead), Reading, Corsham, Bristol and Gloucester
CGI provides secure, mission-critical solutions to Space, Defence and Intelligence clients
We have some exciting opportunities for IT Solutions Architects who are looking to join our Space, Defence Intelligence business unit. We need junior, mid-level, senior and lead IT Solutions Architects, based in multiple locations, working for a range of clients and at different security levels.
Our roles are only available if you hold or fulfil the criteria to obtain a UK Security Clearance.
Your future duties and responsibilities
Managing Common stacks for enterprise software: Middleware, Data Services, SOA, Tiered Web Applications
RDBMS (e.g Oracle MSSQL...) and NoSQL (e.g MongoDB)
Use of Open Source technologies and components to deliver enterprise class solutions
Delivery of infrastructure and network solutions
Contributing to bid proposals in terms of estimation and documentation
Knowledge of the creation of solution architectures across multiple business domains
Required qualifications to be successful in this role
Formal architectural qualifications such as TOGAF / Archimate
Working within a technology rich environment
An understanding of DevOps processes, automated deployment and cloud architectures
Demonstrable solution architecture experience within enterprise environments
An understanding of, or exposure to, formal architectural methodologies (e.g. TOGAF, Archimate)
Understanding of requirements management, capability and benefit driven design approach
Understanding of software development lifecycles; Waterfall, Scrum, Agile and Test Driven Delivery
Understanding of infrastructure and network technologies and architectures
Track record of working in a pre-sales environment supporting sales teams
Knowledge of working in the Government, Space, Defence or National Security domains covering Tactical, Operational, Strategic and Back Office environments
Our projects are based in a CGI office or client site but may require travel to other locations.
The successful candidate must be able to spend time working away from home, if required.
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It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the centre of this change-supporting our clients digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.
At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.
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