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Applications Solutions Architect

Job Description

Job Description

You'll work on a broad portfolio of projects covering Head Office, Store and Depot systems. You'll work closely with third-party suppliers and internal teams.

  • Working with Businesses Analysts and key Business Stakeholders to understand the changing needs of our business and shape the solutions that are needed

  • Consulting models and stakeholders to perform impact analysis and make recommendations on application landscape changes

  • Owning the design for one or more projects and providing technical leadership for the project teams

  • Collaborating closely with roles in Asda Technology and vendor to produce high level designs, using modelling tools, and bringing these through design governance

  • Participating in a thriving and growing architecture community, including peer reviews, consultation and support

Candidate Description

  • Strong Application-focused Solutions Architect

  • Background in IT Application Solution Design

  • Experience in solution design and a real passion for current trends including mobile and cloud technologies (we use Azure)

  • You'll have awareness of architecture frameworks such as TOGAF, but this is desirable and not essential.

  • We use Archimate, so it would help to understand this notation, but training will be provided.

  • Agile experience and awareness of ERP solutions is beneficial.

    Experience in Retail, or at least operating in an enterprise-scale environment is desirable.

Application Description

For any further questions, please contact Daniel.wood0@asda.co.uk, Asda House - Leeds Asda House, Great Wilson Street, Leeds, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom, LS11 5AD Loading…

Employer Description

Asda Technology is looking for experienced Application Solutions Architects to help design the future! This is a chance to join one of the biggest transformations, working as part of the divestiture programme to build Asda's new IT landscape.

 'Future' is the name for the programme that will see Asda create their new operating model, independent from Walmart. Technology will undoubtedly be one of the most ambitious parts of this work where all the technology decisions made will underpin the way the entire business will operate in the future. To enable this programme, the technology operating model will be transitioned to become self-sufficient from Walmart offering so many exciting opportunities.

Your Role

You'll join a mature practice, working with a team of over 50 Architects in a supportive environment and over a 1000 people in Tech. Asda offer great opportunities for self-development.