Enterprise Solutions Architect

Location:
London
Department:
Business Systems
About The Role
Reporting into the Architecture Manager the key responsibility of this role is the development of solution architectures for marketing technologies as part of the wider Customer Digital programme. 

Working closely with the Marketing and Business Systems teams as well as delivery partners and technology vendors you will have responsibility for:
  • Developing and owning a roadmap for marketing technology implementation that aligns to the needs of the Customer Digital programme and Motability Operations strategy
  •  Delivering solution architectures to support the design, development and implementation for projects and ownership of the overall solution design
  • Work with Business and IT teams to develop and share understanding of business processes and their implementation through the technology platforms
  • Chairing project Technical Working Groups and providing technical leadership across projects
About You
  • You love working with internal customers to understand their requirements and priorities
  • You have experience of communicating technical issues effectively to multiple disciplines within IT and the wider business
  • You enjoy keeping up with the latest technologies and use this knowledge to constantly review existing architecture, processes and procedures to identify areas of improvement and efficiency
  • You will need to be self-motivated and able to work on your own initiative and within a team environment
  • You’ll have a good understanding of the issues involved in project development, the language of project managers and, therefore, the ability to engage with the project managers in the deployment of the architecture in a pragmatic way
  • You will have the desire to collaborate to deliver results, and to resolve conflicts expediently with an independent and objective approach
  • You will have an interest in analysing complex problems and identifying appropriate solutions and options to address them
You will have gained the following mandatory experience/skills:
 

Mandatory

  • A solid technical background in marketing technologies, with experience of the full project development life cycle and a proven track record in a role of similar scale is essential
  • Being able to effectively communicate to different audiences is a core requirement for the role. You must be able to communicate ideas clearly and concisely in written documents and to present these coherently and logically
  • Architects must be able to make good decisions. You must be able to demonstrate your ability to analyse complex problems and identify appropriate solutions to address these
 
About The Company
At Motability Operations Ltd we provide a unique mobility proposition for the specific needs of people with disabilities by leasing cars, scooters and powered wheelchairs to those in receipt of Disability Living Allowance and Personal Independence Payment. We are the largest car fleet operator in the UK (purchasing around 10% of all the new cars sold in the UK) and have over 600,000 customers. We pride ourselves on delivering outstanding customer service, achieving an independently verified customer satisfaction rating of 9.8 out of 10.

Our values are at the heart of everything we do and our people demonstrate these values:
  • Empowerment
  • Empathy
  • Inclusion
  • Forward thinking
  • Excellence

What’s on offer
As a Motability Operations Ltd team member you can expect:

  • Competitive salary
  • 28 days holiday in addition to bank holidays
  • 15% non-contributory pension
  • Annual bonus
  • Private healthcare
  • Life assurance
  • Voluntary benefits such as health checks, travel insurance and gym membership

Unfortunately Motability Operations Ltd is unable to provide visa sponsorship; therefore applicants applying to work with Motability Operations Ltd must be eligible to work in the UK.