Solutions Architect

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
Newport, Gwent
16 Jun 2017
16 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Solution Architect - Tech Focus - £50k - £60k + up to 25% Bonus + Benefits - South Wales - Immediate Start

We're looking for an experienced Infrastructure/Solutions Architect, ideally with SAP Experience as this is a big part of your role. However, if you are an experienced Infrastructure Architect with no SAP experience or some exposure to and you can pick up new technologies quickly this role could be for you.

The Company is based South Wales and are heavily outsourced, they also implemented a brand new Infrastructure and Application platform and this role would be heavily involved in this area.

As the Solution Architect you will be given the design authority of Solution Architecture here.

With a strong focus on core solutions, you will play a pivotal role in directing the future of how IT systems will drive and improve Business processes and workflow. As a leader you will be capable of influencing at all levels to drive through a strategic roadmap that aligns technology, process and people. This will include solution assessment of leading market products across all Business functions. You will be a key member of the Strategy & Architecture IT pillar and will work with the Enterprise and Mobile Architects to ensure solutions align to the IT Strategy and with Business Architects to ensure the desired business outcomes are delivered.

You will have 10+ years IT experience, in a complex and diverse environment including solution design and delivery. Any experience in deploying solutions in a SAP oriented business would be a huge plus.
Vendor and customer management should be something you are very familiar with alongside strong analytical and complex problem solving skills. As things move on, we would appreciate you being flexible in terms of role and responsibilities. If you do not have all of the relevant skills from day 1, you must be keen to learn and develop new skills. Process and Governance design and implementation expertise should be an area you can prove capability in as this is very important.

As a Solution Architecture you will have a broad range of knowledge around a variety of technology including cloud services, networks and applications. You will also have a proven track record of dealing with company strategies, finance, procurement, pre-investment work and building digital services. In return you will receive a competitive salary with the opportunity to progress plus;

  • Up to 25% bonus
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Pension
  • Plus other additional benefits

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