ServiceNow Platform Architect

Cheshire East
Full time
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AstraZeneca UK
Healthcare & medical
10,001+ employees
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ServiceNow Platform Architect

Introduction to Role:


Are you ready to play a pivotal role in shaping the future of AstraZeneca's IT landscape? As the ServiceNow Platform Architect, you will be the Product Owner for the ServiceNow platform interfaces & integrations such as Virtual Agents, Portals, Mobile Apps. This role is not just about maintaining the status quo - it's about defining the integration strategy using Integration Hub and driving our DevOps team to ensure standards are maintained. You will be at the forefront of our technical success, providing consultative leadership, business strategy and governance.

Accountabilities:


Your responsibilities will be diverse and impactful. You will own the solution design and provide architectural mentorship throughout our ServiceNow engagements. You will work within larger enterprise transformation programmes to build ServiceNow solutions that complement AstraZeneca’s transformation agenda. You will supervise technical debt and ensure in the long term it is removed through the strong relationship with ServiceNow. You will also establish governance processes and policies for the ServiceNow platform, ensuring compliance with internal standards, security requirements, and industry best practices.

Essential Skills/Experience:


- Demonstrable experience in the delivery of large-scale technology transformation projects
- Solid understanding and experience with the ServiceNow platform, particularly in data modeling and configuration. Certification in ServiceNow administration and related areas is highly desirable.
- In-depth understanding of data management principles, data modeling techniques, and data governance practices. Familiarity with IT service management (ITSM) and ITIL processes.
- Proficiency in data modeling concepts and relational databases.
- Experience with ETL (Extract, Transform, Load) processes and data integration
- Ability to analyze sophisticated data requirements and business processes, identify gaps, and propose effective solutions using the ServiceNow platform. Strong problem-solving and troubleshooting skills.
- Demonstrable understanding of the wider IT infrastructure and how it works with ServiceNow
- Solid understanding of the ServiceNow platform and how it all joins up, in particular a good grasp of the data model
- Demonstrated ability to work in a fast paced, meaningful, and varied environment
- Understanding of Scrum (Agile) development process
- Understanding of Architectural frameworks e.g., TOGAF 9+, IT4IT
- Certified ITIL v4 Foundation or higher certifications
- ServiceNow Certified System Administrator
- ServiceNow Certified Implementation Specialist (in relevant product(s))

Desirable Skills/Experience:


While not essential, previous experience in a similar role would be advantageous.

When we put unexpected teams in the same room, we unleash bold thinking with the power to inspire life-changing medicines. In-person working gives us the platform we need to connect, work at pace and challenge perceptions. That’s why we work, on average, a minimum of three days per week from the office. But that doesn't mean we’re not flexible. We balance the expectation of being in the office while respecting individual flexibility. Join us in our unique and ambitious world.

Why AstraZeneca?


At AstraZeneca, we're not just about producing life-changing medicines - we're about changing the way we work and behave. As part of our IT team, you'll have the opportunity to work on enterprise platforms that respond to business needs, simplifying our technology landscape and scaling fast. You'll be part of a team that champions integration and improves the agility of our processes, accelerating the business forward, for good. With the freedom to explore industry leading innovative technologies, there is never a dull moment. This is a place to move fast and create a huge footprint through continuous learning and growing. There are no limits to the impact you can make as you are empowered to change ways of working and behaviours across AstraZeneca.

Ready to make a difference? Apply now and join us in our journey to push the boundaries of science and make a meaningful impact on patients' lives.

Date Posted

01-Jul-2024

Closing Date

31-Jul-2024Our mission is to build an inclusive and equitable environment. We want people to feel they belong at AstraZeneca and Alexion, starting with our recruitment process. We welcome and consider applications from all qualified candidates, regardless of characteristics. We offer reasonable adjustments/accommodations to help all candidates to perform at their best. If you have a need for any adjustments/accommodations, please complete the section in the application form.