Solutions Architect

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    Portsmouth, Hampshire

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    £500.00 - £600.00 per day

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    Stephen Slade

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Location: Portsmouth
Duration: 6 Months
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00/day
Clearance: You must hold, or be able to achieve, MOD SC level Security clearance

Are you a Solutions Architect with experience in - Bid Support, Infrastructure, Application, Microsoft & Cisco technologies, Oracle, Cloud computing and Mobile device management?
Do you have demonstrable knowledge and experience of developing technical solutions for large scale complex projects and have the ability to perform the following:-

  • Deliver secure SaaS and PaaS solutions
  • Deliver integrations with 3rd Party services e.g. Azure or AWS?
  • Work with platforms on Microsoft, VMware, Citrix, and Oracle Software?
  • Work with environments complying with government JSP 604 Standards?
  • Use Architectural Toolset for design, process & lifecycle management?
  • Hold TOGAF qualification?
  • Work with Prince II or other Management experience?

Major Tasks and Activities:

  • Delivery of bid and project solutions to ITIL governance standards.
  • Work within project delivery framework with assigned project managers.
  • Develop and document business requirements, architecture and design.
  • Assessment of existing software/hardware interfaces and augmentation to support future needs.
  • Providing facilitation, assistance, planning and technical support to ensure correct understanding of system requirements/design.
  • Defining, documenting and analyzing performance measures to ensure solutions are fit for purpose.
  • Identify and collate subject matter expertise in order to identify and document solutions.
  • Provide bid support to new business venture/acquisition.
  • Working with Enterprise Architect to identify need and create new standards as appropriate.
  • Working with solutions delivery to manage resourcing requirements.
  • Create and monitor processes to ensure smooth delivery.

Qualification and Experience:

  • Experienced IT professional
  • Wide experience of project-based technology and solution delivery
  • Customer facing consultancy
  • Senior Stakeholder management
  • Technical qualifications e.g. MCSE, CCNA
  • Wide exposure to technology

For further information, please call Stephen Slade on 0161 924 3959 to discuss further.