Solutions Architect - Homebased UK

£500-£600 pd outside IR35 - IT Architecture
Ref: 819 Date Posted: Thursday 23 Dec 2021
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Suitable for: Software Solutions Architect or Technical Architect with experience of either Azure and .Net Core OR Python or Java + data lakes / data warehouses and traditional SQL/NoSQL databases. Apache Spark / Databricks / Hadoop

Location:  Homebased

Duration:  initial 3 months to start Jan

Rate:  to £600 per day (outside IR35)

Our client is looking for a Solutions Architect or Technical Architect to work with customers to understand strategy and requirements across their enterprise.  The role requires you to understand, plan, design and support the deployment of large and complex products, platforms and solutions.

The Solutions Architect role is focused on the design and management of software solutions and systems, however, knowledge of underlying operating systems, componentry (e.g. cloud services, LAN/WAN, and user devices) and infrastructure are helpful to the role.


  • Approx 5+ years’ experience as Software Architect, Solutions Architect, Technical Architect or similar
  • Previous experience of defining technical solutions including integration to new and legacy systems
  • Technology background in .Net / .Net Core and Azure OR Python or Java + data lakes / data warehouses and traditional SQL/NoSQL databases. Apache Spark / Databricks / Hadoop
  • Ability to undertake structured analysis of technical issues, translating this analysis into technical designs that describe a solution
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate in a non-technical language
  • Experience of working in a structured project management and delivery focused environment
  • Hands-on experience in delivering a solution from inception through to implementation
  • Background in client facing roles with excellent stakeholder management


  • Client facing experience gained from a technical consultancy or software vendor
  • Ability to represent organisations at local, regional and national architecture forums

The Role:

The Solutions Architect will be responsible for:

  • Understanding and steering the digital strategy of customers (working with CTOs, CIOs and other Architects
  • Defining technical solutions, documenting and translating business requirements into solution designs, options appraisals
  • Liaising with technical and project teams on new and existing changes
  • Providing architecture / technical leadership and support for projects and programmes, ensure new application deployments align with the overall strategy
  • Ensuring quality and providing technical oversight or assurance of new and existing soltions, systems and options
  • Managing risks and issues as they arise and escalating as required

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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