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Lead Architect

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  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Technology & Digital

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £500 per day

  • Contact:

    Jacob Appleton

  • Email:

  • Contact phone:

    07458 163 789

  • Published:

    6 days ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

  • Expiry date:

    19 August 2021

  • Start date:


​Lead Architect - Up to £500 per day - OUTSIDE IR35 - Start August - SC Cleared or Willing to Undergo - Wiltshire - 12 Months

The Lead Architect will operate at the Programme layer of the client's exciting National Security Programme and provide architectural guidance as well as work with the individual National Security projects.


  • Continue developing the Satcom Reference Architecture (SRA) which will provide architectural guidance

  • Work with SK6 projects to deliver architectural artefacts within the ArchiMate model. Including consistency with existing artefacts and supporting the development of the SRA/SRD

  • Work with the Requirements Team, ensuring coherence between Requirements/Architecture

  • Maintain existing BiZZdesign/MooD architecture models

  • Coordinate meetings, workshops etc. to ensure SK6 integration with the wider System of Systems

  • Develop interface specifications

  • Use architecture to explore use/edge cases, eliciting new systems requirements and evolving the architectural design of the SoS

  • Focal point for architecture, interacting with other teams

Nice to Have Skills:

  • Experience of developing requirements specifications and linking requirements and architecture

  • Good understanding of MOD deployed and fixed networks / systems that have dependencies with satcoms

  • Experience of BiZZdesign tooling

  • Experience working within Defence Digital

  • Knowledge of JSPs 604, 441, and 906