Solution Architect

The Bridge Ltd
09 Jan 2018
15 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
2x Solution Architects - Southampton - £50-80k DOE + Excellent Benefits Two excellent opportunities has arisen for experienced Solution Architects based at my clients site in Southampton. My client are a technology business that thrives on incorporating the latest advances into their business. Be that the Internet of Things, UAVs, advanced remote sensing techniques, machine learning, or the strategic adoption of cloud services, they are always considering how technology can enable us to do new and better things. They are currently looking for a both a Solution Architect and a Senior Solution Architect to provide architectural leadership for Geospatial Production services. This role puts you right at the heart of what my client is about - a world-leading digital business with unparalleled expertise in the creation, management and exploitation of geospatial data, providing our customers with the information and insight they need. As part of the Architect team, you will provide incisive architectural and technical leadership, responsible for setting the architectural vision, and realising that through your team of Solution architects. You will be part of the company Architects leadership team, as well as working with Enterprise Architects to translate strategic vision into realisable architectural roadmaps. Under your direction and mentorship, your team will work collaboratively across a number of agile delivery teams, leading the generation of business-aligned architectures, ensuring strategic fit while optimising trade-offs between strategy and delivery. Whether you're building strong relationships with stakeholders or making sure that solutions are aligned to business and technical strategies, you'll be working to deliver real and demonstrable value to the business. About You You will need to demonstrate your track record against the following essential criteria: Experience of working as a Solution Architect within a complex business environment Experience of defining and delivering enterprise-level Geospatial solutions Experience and in-depth knowledge of delivering cloud-native digital services Accountability for the design and specification of system architectures and roadmaps that are aligned to business requirements and wider strategy Collaborating with and influencing key business and technical stakeholders Providing leadership to technical teams (e.g. solution architects, software engineers, technical experts) in an agile environment