Bid Architect - Defence Basingstoke / Bracknell £80,000 base salary Benefits incl. £6,400 car allowance, 15% bonus, 10% pension, family medical coverWe're looking for an experienced Bid Architect to join our dynamic bid team, to work closely with the Sales and Offerings teams producing bid collateral on a wide variety of pre-sale tenders primarily in the defence space.The role will report into the Capability Lead/CTO and encompass the following disciplines and responsibilities:Complete responsibility for technical input to qualification and business approval meetings. Shapes technical proposals to be commercially acceptable To take ownership of solutions for specific key areas and managing the impact of any changes which affect the architecture of the solution Leads the definition of customers' overall IT architecture, designing new solutions of significant size and complexity. Maintain reusable collateral for future opportunities Interacting with other Architect and programme disciplines during delivery and/or transformation to operations and EMEIA wide teams to ensure architectural conformance to process model and standards. Manage 3rd parties and their technical deliverablesCandidates must be a UK national and eligible for SC clearance. Please apply with a copy of your up to date CV after which a member of the recruitment team will be in touch to discuss your application in more detail.