Enterprise Repository Architect
Would you like to be responsible for managing and supporting the corporate Enterprise Repository for the global BAE Systems business reporting to the Head of Global IM&T Strategy and Architecture?
We currently have a vacancy for an Enterprise Repository Architect at our Head Office site in Farnborough, Hampshire.
The role provides the opportunity to become involved with the strategic development of IM&T across the business and will enable the successful candidate to take a leading role in the development of BAE Systems EA practice.
The successful candidate will work closely with Enterprise Architects throughout the business to develop BAE Systems’ EA capability to support business requirements. The ideal candidate will also have knowledge/exposure to the Planview CTM toolset.
Your main responsibilities as an Enterprise Repository Architect will involve:
Managing and maintaining the EA Repository, including requirements management, capability development, technical support and configuration control.
Working with service providers as the Service Owner to represent the interests of the EA Repository user community.
Assisting with the global development of the EA practice in BAE Systems and provide leadership for the development of the EA capability.
Assisting BAE Systems businesses with Enterprise Architecture initiatives and evangelising the benefits of EA to other business functions.
Maintaining a wider knowledge of EA practices across industry for the benefit of BAE Systems.
Your skills and qualifications as an Enterprise Repository Architect:
Degree in a STEM subject or equivalent experience
Extensive IM&T experience in an Architecture role
Subject Matter Expert for the Planview CTM toolset preferred
Qualified TOGAF practitioner would be an advantage
What we're looking for in you:
You will be highly organised and self-motivated with the ability to prioritise workload to meet deadlines. Your communication and interpersonal skills will enable you to build effective relationships with multiple stakeholders.
Location: Base location is flexible; however, the role will require travel both in the UK and globally.
Benefits: Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, childcare vouchers, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.
BAE Systems is one of the world’s leading global defence, security and aerospace companies. We work at the cutting edge of technology, creating more than 100 new inventions every year for customers in over 100 countries.
BAE Systems Head Office is in Central London, with a number of support functions and functional specialists based in Farnborough, Hampshire. Head Office is home to a wide range of vital departments, from Strategy and Legal, to HR and Procurement. It is an exciting environment, where people at all levels in the business exchange ideas and develop new projects.
We pride ourselves on employing the best professionals around. Join us and you'll be part of something important; something you can be proud of.
Join us and you’ll be at the heart of BAE Systems corporate management. The sheer technical, commercial and cultural diversity of our worldwide business will give you enough challenge and variety to last a career. Throughout it all, we're committed to help you pursue your own ambitions and fulfil your interests within the business.
BAE Systems is an equal opportunities employer. We value diversity and welcome applications from candidates from all backgrounds. We particularly welcome applications from sections of the community which are currently under-represented at BAE Systems, including women, BAME and applicants with disabilities. Please note we will not use any personal information relating to your background at any stage of the application process.