NCS - Singapore

We have a great opportunity for a talented and self-motivated
Lead Architect to join our Govt+ Transformation team at NCS. At NCS, we seek to nurture talents in creating and developing innovative solutions. If you are passionate about new technologies and new ideas, NCS could be a place for you!
Role & Responsibilities:
You will be responsible for the design of IT architecture where you will also provide technical leadership in mega projects. You are to ensure that the system meets functional and system requirements through established design and development methodologies. Other activities also include defining a high level enterprise-wide IT architecture focusing on the mapping of IT capabilities to business needs, defines the relationships, flows and implementation of information architecture, application architecture and technology architecture. It is important to maintain control over the architect throughout the entire software development lifecycle by continuously making critical adjustments to the architecture to ensure desired results are achieved.
In managing customer's experience, you are to engage customers to explain the rationale of architecture's selection, or other technical issues. Ensure best practices, frameworks and re-useable components are employed in the development project. Also, be involved in pre-sales activities by reviewing technical solution and resource requirements.
The ideal profile should have / be:
  • Degree in Computer Science or Engineering
  • Minimally 8 years' experience with in-depth knowledge of architectural principles and technology standards. Experience in Applications preferred.
  • Broad and deep knowledge in current IT technologies
  • Proficiency in technology specification and standards documentation
  • Self-motivated with a positive "can-do" attitude, creative with excellent presentation, communication, negotiation and interpersonal skills including strong persuasive techniques.
  • Ability to lead, develop and maintain respectful and trusting relationship;
  • Able to travel as and when required