Job Details Information Technology: systems development, business analysis, architecture, project management, data warehousing, infrastructure, maintenance and productionJob PurposeDefine the practice by developing the vision, mission, value proposition, goals, objectives and operating model and continually evolving this as the industry and organisation changes. Build practice capability by defining, implementing and evolving the set of methods, practices, guidelines, frameworks, platforms and tools that are required in order to continually improve the quality of technical solutions that are delivered under the practice for the Group. Build practice uniformity by defining standards for acquiring (hiring), training and developing top class engineers, technical leaders and experts to the practice, as well as encouraging consistent engineering excellence across the practice.Drive innovation and continual renewal in the practice in line with changes in the industry, as well as establish the metrics and tools to assess capabilities and develop individuals associated to the practice. Be an evangelist for the SRE Practice as a whole across Group IT and influence all levels of the organisation to focus on driving engineering excellence.Drive the shared KPIs across the Practice and Portfolio structures, focussing on improving the quality of software that we build for our customers
Responsibilities + Skills
Collaborate with team members, industry, community, subject matter experts, research houses, continually improving the standards, methods, frameworks, etc. for the way things are done i.e., the way solutions are architected, designed, built and operated
Develop strategic plans aligned with Group IT strategic goals, to ensure that the engineering practice and capabilities are responsive, meeting the information technology needs of the organisation, driving a strategy that will mature engineered systems in a visible manner.