Technology Architect

Functional areas

Company Description

Devoteam is a leading consulting firm focused on digital strategy, tech platforms and cybersecurity. By combining creativity, tech and data insights, we empower our customers to transform their business and unlock the future.

With 25 years’ experience and more than 8,500 employees across Europe, the Middle East and Africa, Devoteam promotes responsible tech for people and works to create better change.

Creative tech for Better Change.

Job Description

We are looking for a skilled Technology Architect to lead our initiatives in enterprise architecture, digital and cloud transformation, and technology consulting. As a pivotal part of our team, you will drive the adoption of innovative technology solutions that meet our clients' business goals and propel them into new heights of efficiency and competitiveness.

Responsibilities including but not limited to:

  • Enterprise Architecture (EA):
    • Define and implement EA strategies that align with client business objectives.
    • Develop technology & infratsructure architectural models or views that show how the current and future needs of an organization will be met in an efficient, sustainable, and adaptable manner.
    • Lead governance processes of new architectures, ensuring they adhere to company standards and IT budgets.
  • Digital Transformation:
    • Guide clients through digital transformation initiatives to improve the effectiveness of their business strategies.
    • Design and implement technology infrastructure solutions that enhance business processes, customer engagement, and operational efficiency.
    • Evaluate emerging technology trends and their potential impact on the client's business.
  • Cloud Transformation Strategies:
    • Develop and execute cloud migration strategies, including the selection of platforms and determination of what to migrate (applications, workloads, data, etc.).
    • Advise on cloud architectures and services best suited to meet client needs.
    • Ensure optimal scalability, reliability, and security of cloud solutions.
  • Technology and Infrastructure Consulting:
    • Provide expert advice on the design, procurement, and implementation of IT hardware and software.
    • Analyze existing technology environments to identify deficiencies and recommend solutions.
    • Oversee the deployment of new systems and ensure that these are seamlessly integrated with existing IT infrastructure.
  • Stakeholder Engagement and Team Collaboration:
    • Collaborate with IT and business leadership to understand their vision and challenges.
    • Communicate technology strategies to stakeholders at all levels, ensuring clarity and alignment.
    • Lead and mentor team members, fostering a collaborative environment and enhancing their technical and professional skills.
  • Project Management:
    • Oversee multiple projects from conception to completion, ensuring they meet all deliverables within budget and time constraints.
    • Identify risks and provide strategic solutions to mitigate them effectively.

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field.
  • Proven experience as a Technology Architect, with a deep understanding of enterprise architecture frameworks and their application.
  • Experience in digital and cloud transformations.
  • Strong leadership and communication skills, capable of persuading and influencing key decision-makers.
  • Analytical thinker with a problem-solving aptitude.
  • Relevant certifications (e.g., TOGAF, Google Cloud Architect Professional, CCNP, Microsoft Azure Architect Expert, VMWare Certified Professional, etc.) are preferred.
  • Proven experience with different technology domains (Servers, Storage, Network, Security, Cloud Computing, Virtualization, Server OS)
  • Strong experience and knowledge of Microsoft Active Directory administration, SSO and Password Management.
  • Experience and knowledge of Networking technologies and security, VPN, Identity Access Management, VOIP.
  • Strong experience of Windows Server, VMWare vCenter, Dell VXRail, EMC, PowerEdge server, or other forms of Hyper converged environments.
  • Strong experience of different Microsoft Technologies (SQL, SharePoint, SCCM, SCOM)

Additional Information

Job information

Firm: Devoteam

Location: Riyadh