Solutions Architect

  • Location

    Malvern, Worcestershire

  • Sector:

    IT, Engineering

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  • Salary:

    Up to £0.00 per day

  • Contact:

    Rebecca Millard

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

  • Expiry date:


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  • Client:


Solutions Architect


6 month contract

My Client is a multinational defence technology company and they are looking for an experienced Solutions Architect, to join the team for an initial 6 month project.

Must have:

  • End-to-end architecture within Infrastructure; VMware, Servers, AD, Networks, and Storage
  • Ability to design effective solutions, including considerations for strategy, people, process and technology
  • Ability to articulate complex solutions to customers and prospects
  • Proven history of quickly comprehending the functions and capabilities of new technologies, understanding how new capabilities can be integrated into the solution, to add value to our customers.
  • Clear commercial understanding of the needs of the business and of our customers
  • Act as a central point of contact for business functions, supporting with bids, projects and resourcing requirements.
  • Track record for remaining unbiased toward any specific technology or vendor, and for being more interested in results than personal preferences
  • Proven experience identifying, analysing and resolving system problems

Essential experience \ qualities

  • Demonstrable experience working at a technical architect level
  • Relevant industry certification(s), e.g. Cisco CCNA\CCNP, VMware VCP, Microsoft MCSA\MCSE
  • Ability to keep pace and adapt to changing and emerging technologies (Suggestion)
  • Ability to work effectively across complex matrix organisation structures.
  • Excellent communication, influencing and relationship building skills.
  • Excellent people management and interpersonal skills - ability to communicate well at all levels.
  • Experience of engaging stakeholders and customers at a senior level.
  • Willingness to travel and stay away from home