Infrastructure Architect (IT & OT)

Location: Johannesburg, South Africa

Salary: Market related
Duration: 6-month contract

Drive Innovation in Operational Technology as an OT Architect!

Is this you?

Are you a visionary Infrastructure Architect passionate about driving technology innovations and solutions across diverse sectors? With deep expertise in operational technology and a proven track record in strategic project leadership, you are ready to guide our client’s global initiatives and shape their technological landscape.

What you’ll be doing (and why you’ll enjoy it)

Manage new technology ideas and demands, ensuring the design and implementation of efficient and safe technology architectures. Collaborate with global leaders and teams across a matrixed organisation, developing solutions that align with strategic goals. Define and maintain our client’s reference and domain architectures, selecting and evaluating potential solutions, and formulating high-level implementation strategies.

Where you’ll be doing it

You will join a leader in the global mining sector; their culture fosters an environment of continuous improvement and collaborative achievement, focused on developing technology that enhances operational efficiency and environmental stewardship.

What you’ll need

A Bachelor’s Degree in IT or a related field, supplemented by over 8 years of experience in IT technology architecture, including direct involvement with operational technology such as GIS, mine planning tools, and SCADA systems. Your experience should also include strategic project management, stakeholder engagement, and a deep understanding of the IT lifecycle within a multinational corporate setting. TOGAF certification or an equivalent architectural certification is preferred, along with an MDP/MBA for advanced management capabilities.

What you’ll get

The opportunity to work with a world-class team, and the chance to lead projects that redefine industry standards. You’ll be part of an organisation that values innovation and leadership and provides the tools and resources to succeed on a global scale.

How to apply

For a confidential discussion please contact Judy Engelbrecht on (010) 065 1655 / 083 607 3333 or send your CV to

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