Solutions Architect - Home field based - £61,000

Ashdown Group
17 Apr 2017
16 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Solutions Architect - Home based with client site visits - £61,000 plus £6.3k car allowance + 10% bonus. Ashdown Group have been engaged by a market leading global technology business specialising in mobile solutions and asset visibility for enterprise supply chain businesses, to find them an additional Solutions Architect for the team. The role is home based with regular travel to client sites and monthly team meetings in the South Buckinghamshire area.

Working closely with the Project Mangement Team, with a post sales, delivery focus, you will work on large complex bits of work , with lots of different types of architecture. The Solution Architects are responsible for delivery of all integrated solutions - traditional PSS/RFID/MDM (retail-heavy, lots of manufacturing applications), smart sensing, TLA (trailer load analytics), WLAN Solutions etc.

After the pre-sales architects have designed, scoped and had SOW approved, you will go into the clients and take responsibility for taking solutions and generating requirements documents which illustrate and set out what is actually required and how it will be installed

The successful candidate needs to be able to understand complex solutions; networking, server installation, database, switching etc. and how they work. Will have a number of years' experience of delivering solutions and at some point will have been a software developer/engineer in order to understand change control and other development methodologies. They should also demonstrate knowledge of Mobile Computing and Mobile Computer Operating Systems such as Windows Mobile, CE, Android, iOS, Programming languages and SW environments for mobile computer such as C#, C++, Compact Framework.

Excellent communication and presentation skills are required to effectively convey customer requirements and to lead and facilitate technical workshops to various stakeholders.

This role is a mixture of home-based and client site visits, with monthly meetings at HQ in Berkshire/ Buckinghamshire area.

The starting salary for this role is £50,000 - £61,000, dependent on skills and experience, plus a £6.3k car allowance and 10% bonus, in addition to further benefits. To register your interest for the role, please send a copy of your CV with the reference number ASH15700RT/2.

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