Solution Architect - Enterprise Software / Infrastructure

The People Network
£60000 - £90000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Health, Pension + More
11 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Solution Architect - Enterprise Software & Infrastructure (Java, .Net, Big Data, Cloud) One of the UK's most well respected software development and technology consulting firms are currently in the process of building a new Architecture function based in Birmingham. As a result are looking to hire a number of experienced Solution Architects to work on a 2 major greenfield engagements designing and delivering enterprise level solutions to some of the biggest FTSE 100/250 firms in the UK. The company in question has a reputation for being the 'go to firm' for technically demanding, challenging and innovative projects, therefore there are numerous opportunities to get involved in cutting edge and interesting initiatives The role of Solution Architect will involve working closely with both technical teams and business focused stakeholders to design a wide range of bespoke greenfield solutions typically being complex in design and technically demanding in makeup. Projects are often the first of their kind and require a highly technical and experienced problem solver. You will have a passion for delivering large scale solutions and have a real drive to understand the inner workings of the solutions you work on. The company in question have a reputation for being one of the best software providers in the country and require architects that are at the top of their game. In order to be considered for the role of Solution Architect you will have: -Experience of designing large scale, enterprise software/Infrastructure solutions in a blue chip environment -Strong and broad software technology skills (.Net, Java, Python, etc) -A broad and varied experience covering multiple technology areas (Infra, Software, etc) -Ideally experience of working in an iterative or agile delivery environment. -A strong understanding of both technical and business solutions and benefits. - Experience delivery solutions across Big Data, Cloud, SaaS and alike also are of benefit -First class communication skills (ideally some consultancy or client facing experience) -Ability to work at both a high and low level design stage -A passion for technical architecture Personally you will be highly motivated, delivery focused and have a real passion for understanding not just how but why things are done. You must be comfortable dealing directly with clients and will have the ability to build relationships as a trusted adviser. It is also essential that you have the ability to work both as a Technical lead as well as a high level solution architect. This role represents an opportunity to join one of the fastest growing and recognisable names in technology delivery in the start-up of a new function. You will have the chance to work on innovative and challenging projects while also being able to develop your skills and progress your career quickly. A great chance to join a highly respected and growing technology firm who are currently running some of the most exciting projects in the country. Operation across multiple sectors including, banking, FS, Trading, Energy, retail and more. Send your CV for full brief. . . The People Network is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. The company is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity The People Network is part of the Pertemps Network Group of companies and is a specialist IT and technical recruitment consultancy with offices in London, Birmingham and Wiltshire. Experienced in placing permanent, interim and contract IT and technical staff at all levels across a range of sectors including Banking, Financial Services, Telecoms, Consultancy and Software Houses across the UK and Mainland Europe. If you would like a confidential and informal chat regarding your career please call and speak with one of our consultants. For more information and latest vacancies please visit us on our website at This job was originally posted as

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