Solutions Architect

  • Location

    Staffordshire, England

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

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  • Salary:

    £45.00 - £60.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    David Taylor

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Duration:

    7 Months

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As a Technical/Solutions Architect in Digital Solutions you would be responsible for the design and scoping of technical solutions either as part of projects of varying size or continuous improvement initiatives for existing products/solutions.

The role holder should ideally have:

* Relevant experience of the Maritime Defence or IT domain.
* Significant experience of working in a complex and fast paced IT environment
* Managing third party suppliers and an understanding or commercial and licence based compliance considerations
* Managing the Customer Interface
* Delivering as an individual and as part of a project team
* Significant experience of design based on both COTS product and in-house developed solutions
* An understanding of the Software Delivery Lifecycle and associated tools
* An understanding of Architectural practices and associated tools
* Experience of working within a gated bid/tender process

  • Experience of working on complex IT projects using techniques including TOGAF, APM, Prince 2, ITIL and ISO20000.
  • A sound knowledge and understanding of architectural design and methodologies. Excellent Communication Skills.
  • Experience of working with Microsoft, VMWare, Oracle/Java technology stacks.
  • Educated to degree level or holds a relevant professional qualification or equivalent experience.