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The Lead Portfolio Architect is a member of the Platform Leadership Team and a key contributor to the overall technical direction of our Platform.
You will help define and lead the execution of the technical runway that supports the development and evolution of features, evolves business processes and improves performance, scalability, security and data stewardship.
You will work closely with General Managers, Product Managers and Engineering Leads to ensure that technical outcomes are closely aligned to and integrated into their agreed plans.
You will build an effective team of architects that continually improves and is respected by the development teams for helping them deliver value to our customers.
Provide line management and coaching for architects within the team, including 1 : 1s, personal development plans and pastoral care.
For any work where it is agreed the architecture team leads the execution of that work, you will ensure that the work is effectively managed, delivers a positive return on investment and is seen as successful by stakeholders.
Demonstrated ability to envision large-scale web-based services that meet consumer customer / stakeholder needs or solve business problems.
Exceptional stakeholder management skills. In particular the ability to navigate and manage a wide map of internal stakeholders.
Business savvy and the ability to bridge worlds across technology and business domains.
Ability to think strategically and end to end, translating business needs into technical solutions.
You will be familiar with multiple software development methodologies and styles.
You will have the ability to discern business and user requirements and develop technical requirements from them.
The ability to motivate in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.
You will bring superior analytical, evaluative, and problem-solving abilities.