New Zealand Post is an iconic Kiwi organisation with a rich history and a bright future. We are proud to be the #1 delivery business for New Zealand and we’re working hard behind the scenes to build digital solutions that deliver a world class experience to senders and receivers alike.We currently have a vacancy for a Principal Architect, we’re looking for someone who has…. Fantastic engagement skills – you connect, communicate and influence stakeholders to build consensus on the best plan going forward for both immediate and strategic needs with a business partnering approachExpert skills in Integration/API architecture methodology and practices, applied in a pragmatic manner in a dynamic agile environmentThe credibility and skill to extend our current Integration/API strategy, while also taking a hand-on role working with delivery teams to see the strategy realisedThe ability to deliver in partnership with your stakeholders to enable our API and Integration vision and strategy, and utilise underlying innovative technologies And a bit about the role….This role leads the strategic technology architecture direction for API and Integration. The successful candidate for this role will to gain a solid reputation as a forward-thinking trusted advisor for API and integration architecture. The role also supports the Enterprise Architects, Solution Architects and other Domain Architects across the team to provide expert guidance helping to align road maps and solutions to the strategic architecture. This includes developing and documenting the current, future and transitional states and Roadmaps, responsible for socialising these with Stakeholders and complying with Architecture Governance processes.What NZ Post can offer you….Our Architecture team is dynamic, fast paced and on a massive upward trajectory. We are dedicated to doing architecture properly and building a practice where all the best Architects want to work. You’ll have the opportunity to advance your Architecture career with professional development and high impact projects galore, while also enjoying the work-life balance our flexible culture enables.This role can be Wellington or Auckland based. Applications close on 16 May 2021.All applicants will be required to provide proof of their eligibility to work in New Zealand and will be subject to a security check.