John is looking for a senior technology leadership role within an organization to develop the technology strategy and create the roadmap of the future.John’s 30 years of experience in the technology sector gives him the experience, skills and knowledge to advance your organizations technology vision/roadmap.
John has led the creation and development of number of technology strategies, architectures and transformations for both public and private organizations.In this key leadership role, John has enabled organizations to meet their business objectives through the alignment of current and emerging technologies with future business goals.
Strong team leadership and effective communications have ensured that innovative and flexible solutions have been created by the team.Clear and effective communications with senior management and clients have produced results orientated solutions with meet the critical business goals.
·Worked with clients to establish a clear strategic vision of technology.
·Provided strong leadership in the development of technology strategies, enterprise architectures and technology transformation.
·Collaborated with many clients in a Senior Enterprise Architect/CTO role, enabling business objectives through the application of the most appropriate technologies to drive positive business outcomes.
·Evaluated the enterprise’s business/ICT architecture.
·Assessed the feasibility of migrating from the current state to the target business architecture and enabling technologies.
·Created current and target state architectures, to define the current enterprise position and to clarify the vision of the future enterprise environment.Identified future business/ICT requirements against the current enterprise architecture.
·Developed transformation plans to ensure the people, processes and technologies were in place to drive the desired business outcomes.
·Identified business and technology trends that create opportunities for business improvement by reducing operational costs, providing new user services, addressing legacy systems, utilizing virtualization technologies, data centre consolidation, unified networks/storage, IPv6, green technologies and cloud computing.
·Produced architectural solutions and evolution plans for public and private client systems with over 100,000 users, up to 2,500 servers, on over 250 sites and project values in excess of $300M.
·Managed the development and implementation of architectural improvement plans by leading large architecture teams in the creation of innovative solutions to meet client objectives and expectations. These transformations resulted in the addition of new services, reduction in downtime and a 30% savings in operational costs.
·Led teams of highly skilled architects and engineers in the development of architectures and solution implementation.
·Provided coaching, mentoring and training to organization to ensure the quality and success of the enterprise.