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Job Number: MS580/16/FR
Title: Senior Communication and Information Systems Consultant
Description: Senior Communication and Information Systems Consultant 50k Bristol This successful consultancy with a worldwide reputation for their design and project management services work with a host of clients in the built and natural environment. In their nuclear and defence sectors they provide the resources to turn great ideas into reality and as a result are always keen to attract talented and passionate individuals. As their workload continues to grow they are seeking a Senior Communication & Information Systems Consultant to join their established Defence and Security business in the new and rapidly expanding area of Communication & Information Systems. Based in Bristol this specialist business has a wide portfolio of existing projects with a diverse range of major Defence clients across all key sectors. You will have the opportunity to work across this team, but will primarily be focussed on helping shape solutions and support the growth of their new, but rapidly expanding Communications and Information Systems area. Supportive team environments are a central to their business culture and you will be a key part of their Communications and Information Systems team. The company offer an outstanding opportunity to use your broad experience and in-depth technical skills to really make a difference to both their business and clients. As a Senior Communication & Information Systems Consultant you will have the opportunity to shape and deliver innovative and high quality solutions directly for clients in a new, but rapidly expanding area of our Defence business. Work with an established team supporting a range of Defence & government clients on critical and strategic client projects. Lead key tasks on projects reporting directly to the project manager. Provide occasional, but essential input to bids and wider business activities where your skills will be seen a real asset Work closely with peers and mentors to plan tasks and contribute to our business goals. Communicate and liaise effectively with colleagues. Work predominately within the South West (Bristol & Bath), but with occasional wider travel as required For your part you will be an effective communicator who can translate between technical and business language. You will have an Enterprise & Solution Architecture background (with a focus on practical and achievable architectures) In addition, security and federated architectures would be useful and an understanding of architectural pattern re-use. Additionally a knowledge of information architectures, ICT technologies and how to use them from an organisational perspective (i.e. gateways, cloud computing, delamination, encapsulation/VM ware, patch management & configuration control). Service Architecture & Service Management you will possess an excellent understanding of both design and implementation. You have a good understanding of the business architectures and how they relate to the technical architectures and commercial models. You have a working knowledge of IBAs, SLAs and OLAs and how they are applied. It is hoped that you will possess an excellent understanding of the approaches to ICS/ICT organisational governance & how to integrate it within a Service focussed business as well as experience of large scale system Integration and integration into heterogeneous environments. A knowledge of architectural frameworks (e.g. TOGAF / MODAF / NAF) as well as a good knowledge IT Service Management Frameworks, including at least one of ITIL, COBIT, FitSM or ISO/IEC 20000. The company are offering a great prospect as well as an excellent benefits package.
Location: South West
Salary: £50,000 plus excellent benefits