* Educated to Bachelor degree level or holds relevant Professional qualifications
*Recognised architecture certification (e.g. TOGAF)
Experience and Knowledge
*Experience of working as a Data Architect
*HE experience desirable
*Ability to turn IT Language into something that the business can identify with
*Experience of shaping technology solutions for the business
*Wide and detailed current IT knowledge. Good awareness of current trends in technology
*Ability to work as part of a cross functional team
*Experience working within the Agile methodology
*Will have or acquire expertise in MuleSoft software
*Experience with Salesforce / Salesforce Marketing Cloud (desirable)
*Work with MuleSoft and UoP technical colleagues to agree design for and set up integration platform architecture
*Designs TO BE data model in collaboration with other stakeholders, ensuring that the model reflects business requirements
*Develops new interfaces in MuleSoft
*Creates technical documentation to agreed standards
*Carry out knowledge transfer to BAU team(s)
*Ensure solution compliance where possible to IT standards and policies including security, applications, data, hardware and networks.
*Propose or accept deviations from architectural principles where appropriate to meet University requirements
*Build credible relationships with key stakeholders: shaping ideas, influencing decisions, and identifying opportunities to exploit technologies
*Work with external suppliers, managing appropriate supplier / vendor engagement to meet objectives of the role
*Report delivery risks to appropriate managers and work across the IT teams to minimise or mitigate these.
*IT roles at Plymouth University have been mapped to the industry good practice Skills Framework for the Information Age (SFIA). This is a SFIA minimum entry level 3 role:
oData modelling and design
Applies standard data modelling and design techniques based upon a detailed understanding of requirements.
Establishes, modifies and maintains data structures and associated components.
Communicates the details of data structures and associated components to others using the data structures and associated components.
*(Desirable) Level 4 in the following areas:
oData modelling and design
Investigates enterprise data requirements where there is some complexity and ambiguity.
Plans own data modelling and design activities, selecting appropriate techniques and the correct level of detail for meeting assigned objectives.
Provides advice and guidance to others using the data structures and associated components
Devises and implements master data management processes for specific subsets of data.
Assesses the integrity of data from multiple sources.
Provides advice on the transformation of data from one format/medium to another. Maintains and implements information handling procedures.
Enables the availability, integrity and searchability of information through the application of formal data and metadata structures and protection measures.
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