Service Architect


CGI
Company 
Location 

Bristol

Employment Hours 

Full Time

Employment Type 

Permanent

Salary 

Competitive

Job Highlights
  • Elevate your potential with CGI, a global technology service provider and premier business consultancy.
  • The successful applicant will have the opportunity to diversify from this role readily and work across sectors within Space, Defence & Intelligence (SDI) for high profile engagements.
  • We offer a competitive salary, excellent pension, private healthcare, plus a share scheme (3.5% + 3.5% matching) which makes you a member not just an employee.
Job Requirements/Description

Elevate your potential with CGI, a global technology service provider and premier business consultancy recognized by Forbes Magazine as a top 100 employer. Our mission is rooted in evolution, excelling in intricate challenges. Collaborating directly with our clients, we employ innovative technologies to revolutionize, empower, safeguard, and deliver critical mission systems.

CGI was recognised in the Sunday Times Best Places to Work List 2023 and has been named one of the ‘World’s Best Employers’ by Forbes magazine. We offer a competitive salary, excellent pension, private healthcare, plus a share scheme (3.5% + 3.5% matching) which makes you a member not just an employee. We are committed to inclusivity, building a genuinely diverse community of tech talent and inspiring everyone to pursue careers in our sector, including our Armed Forces, and are proud to hold a Gold Award in recognition of our support of the Armed Forces Corporate Covenant. Join us and you’ll be part of an open, friendly community of experts. We’ll train and support you in taking your career wherever you want it to go.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

The successful applicant will have the opportunity to diversify from this role readily and work across sectors within Space, Defence & Intelligence (SDI) for high profile engagements. This will likely involve collaboration with SMEs within multiple SDI sectors, and the introduction of Agile methods to customers unfamiliar with these practices.

Working alongside an SME client-side providing at the high-level design stage in a large programme design, you will be architecting alongside others to support an exciting end client people transformation programme. CGI has a few Members deployed on this task in a collegiate environment and seeks a diversity of talent to maximise the value for the client.

  • Liaising will multiple business stakeholders, and other project teams to help define the high-level strategic solution design and support its integration with other pan defence systems.
  • Support in the preparation of the Full Business Case to fund the next tranche of development within the programme.
  • Working alongside other architects, producing the lower-level design and creating relevant proof of concepts and Alpha models.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

  • Experience of designing data architectures for large systems e.g. Logical Data Modelling, Database Design etc.
  • Understanding of Master Data concepts across an enterprise and API deployment.
  • Familiarity with The Open Group ‘Archimate’ modelling standard.
  • Some awareness of how the MOD is organised and its hierarchy structures
  • Confidence to brief groups of senior staff on complicated data-oriented topics
  • Ability to produce polished PowerPoint Presentations or Word Documents using MOD writing standards.

Desirable:

  • Familiarity with how to use Sparx Enterprise Architect.
  • Familiarity with AWS services especially AWS Data Handling services
  • Understanding of API deployment across Security Domains/Boundaries

Due to the secure nature of the programme/role, you will need to hold the highest level of UK Security Clearance, or be eligible to go through National Security Vetting to obtain this clearance.

Skills:

  • Client Management
  • Data Analysis
  • Data Architecture
  • Database Design

What you can expect from us:

Together, as owners, let’s turn meaningful insights into action.

Life at CGI is rooted in ownership, teamwork, respect and belonging. Here, you’ll reach your full potential because…

You are invited to be an owner from day 1 as we work together to bring our Dream to life. That’s why we call ourselves CGI Partners rather than employees. We benefit from our collective success and actively shape our company’s strategy and direction.

Your work creates value. You’ll develop innovative solutions and build relationships with teammates and clients while accessing global capabilities to scale your ideas, embrace new opportunities, and benefit from expansive industry and technology expertise.

You’ll shape your career by joining a company built to grow and last. You’ll be supported by leaders who care about your health and well-being and provide you with opportunities to deepen your skills and broaden your horizons.

Come join our team—one of the largest IT and business consulting services firms in the world.

CGI
Company 
Location 

Bristol

Employment Hours 

Full Time

Employment Type 

Permanent

Salary 

Competitive

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