Manager, Department of IT architecture




Manager, Department of IT architecture


Main functional responsibilities of the department

Department of IT architecture is responsible for planning of IT architecture – University’s infrastructure, implementation and support of the decisions that compose IT-infrastructure.


Main functional duties

Manager’s typical duties include as follows:

– Participation in selection and analysis of implementation technologies and IT integration, enterprise IT applications.

– Participation in design of architecture of IT-infrastructure.

– Project management of IT implementation and integration , enterprise applications.

– Participation in projects of application development and the process of enhancing their quality and efficiency.

– Design of a logical and physical data model and user interface.

– Collection and coordination of functional requirements for systems, technical writing (terms of reference, instructions, guidelines and etc.).

– Project documentation development (program description) and  operating documentation for the software developed. 



Higher technical education


Desired work experience (duration, sphere and other)

Work experience – not less than 2 years.

Experience of implementing infrastructure decisions (not less than 1 large projects)


Professional competence and personal qualities

– Knowledge of SOA conception and  design experience of  SOA applications, applying one of the products: IBM WebSphere, JBoss, Sun GlassFish, SAP NetWeaver, Oracle Application Server, MS SharePoint or any equivalent.

– Advanced user and ability to apply national and international standards in the field of IT.

– Knowledge and ability to apply notations of business-process description and  formalization of software requirements (UML, BPMN).

– Skills to work with  DBMS Oracle, IBM DB2, MS SQL Server, PostgreSQL or MySQL, knowledge of Cache or Sybase is desirable.

– Knowledge and ability to design logical and physical data model (preferably using PowerDesigner).

– Knowledge and ability to design user interface (preferably using MS Visio).

– Knowledge and experience of developing and maintaining portal decisions and electronic documentation management systems.

– Participation in development and implementation of enterprise IT.

– Knowledge of software products line-up of primary vendors (Oracle, IBM, Microsoft).


Language skills, including state language

Ability to understand technical documentation in English (intermediate). 

For citizens of Kazakhstan – knowledge of Kazakh and Russian is obligatory, for international applicants – knowledge of Kazakh and Russian would be an advantage.


CV deadline

Until the selection of suitable candidates