Technical Lead / Solutions Architect - £45-55k - Bournemouth

Bond Williams
18 May 2017
17 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

** New ** Solutions Architect / Technical Lead ** Payments experience ** Bournemouth ** £50-60k **

The successful candidate will be required to develop a deep and thorough understanding of the customer and their operational processes whilst undertaking the role of Technical Design Authority to lead the delivery of the technical elements bespoke projects ensuring they meet the customer's business needs.


  • Actively involved at the proposal stage of a project, advising and assisting the Sales Team as required
  • Preparation and management of the technical content provided for tenders and contract variations
  • Preparation of functional requirement specifications
  • Definition of architectural options whilst ensuring selection of the optimal solution
  • Preparation of high level design documentation
  • Preparation of verification and validation test plans
  • Assisting hardware and software engineers producing designs
  • Resolution of technical issues arising during the project lifecycle and the support phase
  • Identification of technical issues and risks and associated mitigation strategies
  • Assisting Engineering Management during design reviews
  • Acting as the main point of contact with the customer for all technical matters
  • To oversee the transition of the project to the technical support phase

You will have significant experience in all aspects of the Systems Engineering Lifecycle. The individual will be an expert in Systems Engineering methodologies and will be able to demonstrate considerable knowledge and experience of the Systems Engineering V-model from requirements capture through to delivery and acceptance. The candidate will have experience of leading technical activities during tender stages of projects and will have managed multi-discipline engineering teams. Strong Requirements Knowledge is highly desirable. They will have a proven track record of technical project delivery to external customers. Outstanding customer-facing skills are of the highest importance for the role.

Essential Experience:

Enterprise Architect Systems

Projects worked on

  • Mission or business critical
  • Large scale integrated projects
  • Tight timescales
  • High Value
  • Structured
  • Payments EMV/PCI
  • Service Based Architecture (Microsoft)
  • Worked in an Agile Team
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