Solution Architect

Key Tree
£60000 - £80000/annum Flexible working, Private Health Car
15 Jun 2017
15 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Keytree are currently recruiting for an experienced Solution Architect to join their award winning technical team. The Solution Architect will work closely with their project counterparts to design a Solution that supports and enables the defined business benefits.

Key responsibilities:

- Responsible for designing the overall solution in collaboration with the design team to meet all the requirements in a performing and technically deliverable solution
- Review the as-is architecture and ensure that the proposed to-be architecture is fit for purpose
- Own the definition and architecture response to the non-functional requirements 

- Ensure the design fully leverages applicable business best practices 

- Ensure delivered design is scalable to meet future business developments
- Responsible for achieving design approval with the customer (senior user and IT Design Authorities)
- Analyse the high-level requirements and suggested design 

- Coaching and development of developers in the team
- Technical assessment and sizing of defects and change requests
- Setting up and managing the build and release process

Must have skills:

- Third party supplier architect experience
- Ability to negotiate requirement / solution design trade off with the customer and the development team
- Enterprise software design and development experience
- Requirements management
- JavaScript / HTML5 development and integration projects experience
- Enterprise server side design and development experience, e.g. JAVA, .Net, SAP
- SAP ECC UI or mobile solution integration, ideally via SAP Gateway or HANA Cloud Platform
- Must have knowledge and ability to explain key architectural concepts such as MVC, REST, JSON / XML
- Basic technical skills in SAP (viewing data in the database, setting up master data, debugging)
- Knowledge of core SAP transactions (Customer Master, Material Master, Cost Centre Master etc.)

 Preferred skills:

- Development team management experience desirable
- SAP SD ECC integration project experience
- SSO / Authentication design experience
- Agile method: User Stories, Conditions of Acceptance
- Experience with Liferay Portal is extremely desirable

This role requires 100% flexibility on location as you will be required to travel to client sites.

Company Information
Keytree helps companies become leaner, faster and more agile with our award-winning team of SAP experts and beautifully designed applications. The way we work sets us apart. Our London-based, multi-disciplined teams are built on a foundation of communications and accountability. We are driven by innovation and a passion for design and great user experience.

At Keytree we work with our clients to understand their business goals and solve their problems using our technological and industry expertise