Sep 30, 2020

Senior Cloud Architect

  • Arq Group
  • Brisbane QLD, Australia
Full time Data Architecture Cloud

Job Description

Arq Group changes the way businesses do business. From award-winning mobile apps, cloud, and analytical insights, to design thinking and digital marketing. We define, design, and create products and solutions that solve problems, big and small. Arq Group is Australia’s leading expert in Digital Solutions.
We create technology. We partner with our clients to solve problems others can't. We do this by hiring the best people out there!
We are looking for a Senior Solutions Architect to join our leadership to provide direction and specialist knowledge in applying appropriate technology and applications to our clients. This includes the facilitation of customer product/application understanding through thought leadership, presentations, demonstrations, POC’s and benchmarks and provision of support throughout the selling cycle. 
You are able to advise on architectural thinking framing technology approaches and solutions in a commercial and business context - guiding our customers along a path through an ever-changing and complex world with a practical approach. The role will focus on large and complex Enterprise customer opportunities, defining creative solutions that meet our customers’ business needs
Your responsibilities
•Lead technology/business discussions advising on current/future state architectural vision, roadmaps, the case for change, organisational impact, and migration methodology
•Constructively challenge ways of thinking and doing
•Select appropriate design standards, methods, and tools, consistent with agreed enterprise and solution architectures and ensures they are applied effectively.
•Review others' systems design to ensure the selection of appropriate technology, efficient use of resources, and integration of multiple systems and technology.
•Evaluate and undertakes impact analysis on major design options and assesses and manages associated risks.
•Collaborate with regional delivery teams from Sales & PreSales, Program Delivery, Technology Capability and Digital Experience
•Provide input to the ongoing development of Arq Enterprise capabilities and solutions to ensure Arq Enterprise retains a leadership position in its target markets
•Obtain the appropriate technical certifications, qualifications, and skills to deliver on customer digital solutions
•Undertake objective, critical analysis to draw accurate conclusions that recognise and manage contextual issues
•Support the development of sales collateral, and support sales effort for execution within regions
We want you on board if you have
•Demonstrated ability as a Senior Architect, able to combine a deep understanding of business processes, industry best practices, and architectural patterns to great customer outcomes.
•Demonstrated technical expertise and success in building and developing customer solutions across digital technology with domain specialisation in either Cloud, Analytics, and Mobile.
•Excellent capability and proven ability to drive engagement and retention within a client-facing organisation
•Relevant tertiary qualifications, skills, and/or experience in technology, business administration, or related fields
•Ability to identify system, infrastructure, and project interdependencies and balance competing demands to ensure project deliverables are achieved
About us:
Arq Group is a dynamic space for smart thinkers. We create unforgettable experiences, solve complex challenges, and provide seamless, end-to-end solutions for businesses, big and small…. from design thinking to customer solutions, leading mobile, cloud and analytical insights, digital marketing, to web design. We are Australia’s leading digital partner, powering the growth of businesses, big and small.
At Arq, you’ll find a true work-life balance. You’ll be part of a sincere team that’s all about diversity, equality, teamwork and mutual support. Sound like the place for you? Then tell us why you’re the one for us.


Cloud Architect