Solution Architect - Azure + Agile / SaFE - United Kingdom - remote working

To £65k - IT Architecture
Ref: 677 Date Posted: Monday 06 Jun 2022
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Suitable for:  Solution Architect, Software Architect, Technical Architect, Microsoft Solution Architect with Azure and agile experience

Location:  Homebased + travel to Milton Keynes/Canterbury offices

Salary:  To £65k

Please note that unfortunately, our client is unable to offer sponsorship

Our client is a software development company that provides solutions to the healthcare IT market and the are looking for a talented and experienced Software Architect, Technical Architect or Microsoft Solution Architect with Azure experience to join their Architecture team. They are looking for someone who can demonstrate a real passion for software and solution design, with a flexible and creative attitude, good communication skills and a strong work ethic.


  • Minimum of 5+ years’ commercial experience as Software Architect, Technical Architect or Microsoft Solution Architect with Azure experience
  • Understanding of Agile development practices (SAFE preferred)
  • Knowledge of Azure and its components / (what is available, when to use certain components, etc)
  • Strong business and requirements analysis skills
  • In-depth knowledge of infrastructure and software architecture patterns / best practices / System design / Interoperability / Security / Scalability
  • Understanding of Relational and NoSQL databases and common usage scenarios


As a Software Architect, Technical Architect or Microsoft Solution Architect with Azure experience the following skills required are desirable:

  • Healthcare or Government sector Experience
  • Understanding of interoperability standards such as HL7 and FHIR
  • Understanding of JIRA and Confluence systems
  • A degree in IT, Computer Science or related discipline
  • Experience with SQL Server and CosmosDB - advantageous
  • Industry recognised qualifications - advantageous

The Role:

As Software Architect, Technical Architect or Microsoft Solution Architect with Azure experience, you will be responsible for working with the existing Development and DevOps teams covering a diverse workload including rapid prototyping and developing Proof of Concepts, Evaluate and Propose frameworks / libraries / products for use within the solution, Requirements capture & gap analysis (both functional and non-functional, of a technical nature), provide detailed specifications for proposed solutions, highlighting assumptions, unknowns, risks, costs etc, Track key features through the SDLC process, ensuring adherence to designs and/or altering specifications when further unknowns are identified, End-to-end exploratory testing - suggesting and evaluating improvements (functional and/or performance related), Input into the test plan creation, Engaging with IS, IG & Clinical Safety functions to ensure compliance, Technical documentation

To apply:  Please follow the online application process and upload your CV, in Word format

Please note: You must be eligible to work in the UK for your application to be considered (sorry, our client is unable to offer sponsorship).  Due to large numbers of applications, unfortunately we cannot provide detailed feedback to everyone, however, if you wish to find out how your application is progressing please call or e-mail the office and someone will help you / get back to you.

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