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Information Technology
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71642 Requisition #


We're seeking a hardworking and driven Solutions Architect to join our IT function and provide sound expertise.


Accountable for the architecture and design of our IT systems. Maintain the integrity of our IT architecture by ensuring all proposed Business and IT Change Projects align with the overall architectural blueprint.

Your Role:

  • Outline and govern the implementation of IT solutions that reflect business requirements; enable business capability and reduce the overall technical design debt.
  • Provide advice, communicating key decisions and ensuring IT solutions enforce appropriate architecture standards
  • Take overall Solution Architecture & Design leadership & accountability to validate the design and implementation of architectural standards and guidelines.
  • Resolve Key Design Decisions to ensure the development of efficient, operable and robust systems. Work with Infrastructure and Information Management teams to ensure systems transformations are clearly understood and aligned across IT applications.
  • Provide technical advice and support to Business, IT and 3rd Party partners to ensure developments meet required standards.
  • Offer technology insight to latest technology trends and new technologies to help deliver new and innovative IT solutions. 

Your Skills, Experience and Qualifications:

  • Ideally educated to degree level or equivalent with TOGAF qualification.
  • Full grasp of Software Delivery Lifecycle and different development methodologies, understand industry standard architecture framework and deep architecture domain expertise
  • A successful Technology-based career ideally in application development, experience of working in multi-disciplinary teams with designers and developers and running a targeted service delivery.
  • Good social skills, with a high degree of organisational and planning capability, autonomy in own workload and within a team.
  • Excellent analytical & interpretive skills, able to balance and process large amounts of data
  • Ability to adapt to ever evolving demands and priorities
  • Eligible to work in the UK

What we offer you:

We want Gallagher to be the organisation that all our people are proud to be a part of and where everyone can call themselves one of our team. Where our culture is accepting of difference, where you can be the best and, perhaps most importantly, be yourself.


We are all different in some way. If we were all the same, and all thought the same, we would be vulnerable as a group. By welcoming and encouraging diverse opinions and backgrounds within our organisation, we will have a healthier, more innovative and ultimately more profitable business.


If this sounds like somewhere you’d like to join, we’d love to hear from you. If you require flexibility for a role you are applying for, give us a call to chat through the options.

About Us:

Gallagher is a global leader in insurance, risk management and consulting services. We help businesses grow, communities thrive and people prosper. We live a culture motivated by The Gallagher Way, our set of shared values and guiding tenets. A culture driven by our people, over 30,000 strong, serving our clients with customized solutions that will protect them and fuel their futures.


As a member of our global brokerage team, you’ll help our clients address risk, protect assets and recover from losses.


Our employing entity, Arthur J. Gallagher Services (UK) Limited, is proud to be accredited as a Living Wage employer with the Living Wage Foundation. Gallagher is committed to diversity of opportunity for all and is opposed to any form of less favourable treatment on the grounds of gender or gender identity, marital status, civil partnership status, parental status, race, ethnicity, colour, nationality, disability, sexual orientation, religion/ belief, age and those with caring responsibilities.

 

Please Note:

Gallagher never extends an offer of employment or requests any personal identification information without having received an online application and conducted one or more in-person or video interviews. If you have received any communication referencing the offer of a job at Gallagher and you have not submitted an online application or been interviewed by a Gallagher employee, please do not assume that the offer is being sent from a legitimate Gallagher representative.