Solutions Architect - Permanent - Harrogate

The Bridge Ltd
Up to £65,000 per annum Plus Bonus and Benefits Package
13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
The Bridge IT are currently engaged with a key client to recruit an experienced Solutions Architect for their offices based in Harrogate. The successful candidate will work with the clients sales division to achieve business growth goals and objectives. This is expended to be done by using responsive, timely and accurate pre sales technical resource to understand customer requirements and design solutions to enable the outcomes sought by the clients customers.
  • Must be able to own all aspects of the project cycle from initial engagement with sales in a pre-sales capacity to design, delivery and hand-over into support.
  • To ensure a coherent and consistent technical strategy is applied, providing technical leadership and architectural governance on all solutions.
  • To produce solution proposal documentation for sales incorporating all specialist areas as appropriate i.e. Server, Storage, Software, Networking, Services, etc. either directly or via the tender team.
  • Where aligned to specific projects, lead the development of technology strategy, roadmaps and future state architectures.
Key Experience Required
  • The successful candidate should be familiar with the current UK cloud and infrastructure managed service market place and current technologies e.g. Azure, AWS, IaaS, PaaS, DRaaS, VDI and data centre hosting.
  • As a minimum, he/she must have experience working some/all of the following vendor propositions: Microsoft Azure, Citrix XenApp, XenDesktop and NetScaler, VMware vCloud Director, vSphere, Site Recovery Manager, vRealize Operations, vSAN and Horizon View, Microsoft Windows Server, SQL, Exchange, SharePoint & System Center.

If you feel like this role could be of interest then please do not hesitate to apply and I will contact you directly.

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