Solution Architect x2

Capita Resourcing TRACS
London (Greater)
13 Apr 2018
12 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
POSITION: Solution Architect x2

LOCATION: Central London

DURATION: 12 Months Contract with the option for further contract renewals

DAILY RATE: Highly Competitive (dependent on candidate's level of experience)

CONDITIONS: DV CLEARANCE is required for this position prior to contract commencement

*** Please note that the requested Solution Architect must hold a valid DV Clearance - at this present moment and due to the urgency of the role, we are not in a position to sponsor non-cleared candidates to undergo security vetting***

Role / Project Information

Capita TRACS are currently supporting our client's ambitious growth plans and are looking to recruit x2 DV Cleared Solution Architects to join a highly talented team of architects based in Central London.

In this role, you will be required to perform solution/end-to-end design activities for projects across the end-to-end software development lifecycle. You will support with defining the strategy and roadmap by bridging the gap between technology and business needs.

The key responsibilities of the role (but not limited to) are:

  • Provide the bridge between business need and the supporting technology, building a holistic view of the organisation;
  • Advise on technology - enabled business transformation and define IT strategy, requirements, solutions and roadmaps that delivery the business objectives in the most cost effective manner;
  • Select and architect technology solutions, shaping technology programmes, developing and embedding architecture capability, ensuring alignment with the organisations wider business and architect strategies;
  • Assess business and technology problems as the Business Analyst gathers requirements examining classic scope and feasibility questions;
  • Produce high-level and low level designs against system requirements;
  • Options analysis/determination;
  • Risk ID and management;
  • Function and non-functional design authority.
  • What are we looking for?

    We are looking for Solution Architects who are flexible in their approach and attitude who are passionate about delivering business value through the innovation application of technology. If you enjoy tackling tackle problems and like to define solutions from a commercial perspective, then we would like to hear from.

    We would like you to have skills and experience in some of the following areas:

  • Proven Business and Systems Analysis skills;
  • Ability to work an end-to-end lifecycle view of Architecture;
  • Knowledge of the systems implementation lifecycle;
  • Requirements analysis and requirements definition;
  • Understanding of the drivers for IT architecture;
  • Knowledge of architecture methodologies, standards frameworks and tools (e.g. TOGAF, Zachman, COBIT, UML, Rational Software Modeller);
  • Development of technology strategies and roadmaps;
  • Production of both application and infrastructure design;
  • Experience of Cloud Services (Azure & AWS) would be desirable.
  • How to apply?

    Please apply with an updated copy of your CV, ensuring the correct dates of current and past work history are documented.

    Capita TRACS welcomes applications from all suitably qualified people regardless of gender, race, disability, age or sexual orientation.

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