Location UK / Belfast
Job Type Permanent full-time
Salary Not disclosed
Updated 1 day ago
Excellent opportunity for an Applications Architect based in Belfast
Vacancy: Applications Architect
Reporting to: Strategy and Architecture Manager
Location: Newforge Lane, Belfast
Your new company…
As Energia Group we are already working for you every day. How? As Ireland’s leading energy provider, we generate and supply energy to hundreds of thousands of homes and businesses across the island of Ireland via our Power NI, Power Procurement and Energia businesses. Chances are, when you flick the switch we’ve had something to do with the lights coming on.
As you can imagine, powering over 1 million customers takes a pretty big team of people who are as powerful and energetic as the electricity we supply. Our industry is in a constant state of change and we need exceptional people like you to help us deliver the future of energy. So… are you ready to switch on your career with Ireland’s leading energy provider?
What we offer…
Joining us on a permanent basis, you’ll receive a competitive salary plus an attractive bonus structure. With a market leading benefits package including up to 36 days leave a year (25 days annual leave and 11 bank/public holidays), generous company pension scheme, health cash plan, access to Learning and Development opportunities, Wellbeing Programme, Subsidised Gym Membership and free onsite car parking!
Your new role…
Reporting to the Strategy and Architecture Manager, you will lead design of new applications, as well as incremental changes to existing applications, this scope of which will cover user interfaces, middleware, applications, data and infrastructure. You will provide technical leadership to applications development team, collaborating on designs and conducting solution reviews. A key tenant of this role is to assure stakeholder of the viability and effectiveness of solutions therefore being able to converse at all levels and to manage expectations is essential. And from a technical and engineering perspective, you will ensure that enterprise wide application design standards are consistently applied to allow for the successful delivery of business requirements and to simplify the realisation of future business needs.
You will also be responsible for supporting the development of the Energia Group Technology and Information architectural strategy and direction. This will involve taking ownership of current application architectures and developing blueprints which supports the continued growth of the business, to increases agility and reduces technical debt of our application portfolio.
This is a highly collaborative role and a significant amount of your time will be in working with business stakeholders and understanding their needs. To bring the best ideas to the fore, you will be an active learner, keeping up to date with developments, participating in the local tech scene and willing to share your learnings with the business wide community.
Benefits and Location
The post will be offered on a permanent personal contract basis and will include an attractive benefits package, including a salary to reflect the skills and experience of the successful candidate. The post will be based in our offices at Newforge Lane.
Knowledge and Experience:
The job requires a considerable degree of commitment, flexibility and adaptability on the part of the job holders to meet quality standards and work deadlines. The individual must have a forward thinking approach and be able to work independently.
Please send your CV by clicking on the APPLY NOW button below to be considered for this role. Please also complete and send the attached Monitoring form
All correspondence will be communicated via email. A reserve list may be held for 6 months in which you will be placed if you are suitable for the role.
The closing date for applications is 24th June 2019.
Energia Group is an equal opportunities employer.