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Senior Manager of Solution Architecture – Information Technology job – Market related salary – Johannesburg, South Africa

  • Permanent
  • Johannesburg
  • Sep 3, 2018

A leading multinational telecoms company have a great job opportunity for a Senior Manager of Solution Architecture to join their team in Johannesburg. You will be responsible for the overall design of the solution/application and mapping the business requirements to systems/technical requirements. Does this sound like the perfect challenge for you? Keep reading!

Your key job responsibilities as the Senior Manager of Solution Architecture in Johannesburg will include:

  • Design customer centric solutions according to the strategic roadmap of the GEBU team, based on what capabilities/functionalities are currently in place, and on what must be developed to reach the desired future state
  • Define and communicate high-level business architecture requirements to inform business use cases
  • Translate the business architecture into “fit for purpose” business models (capabilities)
  • Ensure that the business requirements are reflected in the design and that the appropriate business and technical services are reflected in the overall architecture
  • Oversee the Concept Documents received from the Portfolio Manager and craft high level solutions for all new key business requirements
  • Develop the business architecture (current state and future state) considering the logical grouping of activities
  • Establish the traceability of business requirements to functional Technology requirements in order to ensure the effective design of solutions/applications
  • Define and maintain the architecture and frameworks associated with systems/technical requirements, standards and the technical architecture
  • Ensure and drive strong integration with all relevant Technology and business stakeholders to enable the highest quality solutions architecture requirements

Requirements for this Senior Manager of Solution Architecture job in Johannesburg:

  • Minimum of 4 year tertiary degree
  • MBA or Masters advantageous
  • Relevant Solutions Architecture certification
  • Minimum 5 years with Managerial level experience
  • Minimum 3 years Solutions Architecture experience managing multiple large scale (e.g. enterprise-wide) projects
  • Worked across diverse cultures and geographies advantageous
  • Experience working in a medium to large organisation

If you meet the above requirements for this Senior Manager of Solution Architecture job in Johannesburg, we would like to hear from you! Please send your CV through to If you do not receive any feedback within 7 days of your application, please be advised that you were not successful in making the shortlist

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