Solution Architect

19 May 2019
21 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Solution Architect

Becoming a Solution Architect with Pay360:

The successful candidate will join an existing & experienced team working in several locations across the UK and with several offshore teams, so a willingness to travel between offices & internationally will be required to get the best from this role. You will work closely with the product team and the development team, along with the CTO and other business stakeholders. You will be responsible for laying out the technical and architectural approach to be taken for projects and guiding the development teams as these designs are realised.

The role of the Solution Architect is to provide technical leadership in accordance with best practice and defined organisational policies and procedures to ensure that the solutions delivered by Pay360 are effective, efficient, reliable and meet all their objectives.

What you will do:

  • Investigating the feasibility of various technologies reviewing development, operational & commercial considerations.

  • Assessing third party solutions for suitability for off-the-shelf use

  • Leading the design of platform and services for projects in line with the agreed design approach established for the business.

  • Providing proof of concept demonstrations of proposed technical approaches

  • Participating in wider company forums discussing architecture direction and reviewing new technologies

  • Joining development sprint team planning and refinement sessions to provide guidance on implementation of designs

Your experience will include:

  • Proven background as a technical lead or solution architect
  • Knowledge of both Unix/Linux and Microsoft based software stacks
  • Experience of working in an Agile environment (SCRUM)
  • Java & .Net experience
  • Demonstrable knowledge of cloud and on-premise architecture approaches
  • Good understanding of networking fundamentals
  • Knowledge of application security and techniques for Authentication/Authorization/Auditing (AAA)
  • Experience with technical design modelling methods


  • Payment industry experience
  • Good knowledge of PCI DSS & GDPR
  • Experience with TFS/VSTS/Azure DevOps

About Pay360

Built using the latest technology and thinking, Pay360, part of Capita plc, provides businesses of all sizes and across all markets with secure and highly adaptable payments services. We deliver customer payment services designed to improve how and where our customers receive payments. Join us and you'll be part of a team that delivers services across both the public and private sector, covering a multitude of payment channels from e-commerce and telephony to onsite Chip & Pin and Contactless devices.

Pay 360 are part of Capita Plc, the UK's leading provider of business process management and integrated professional support service solutions. Through quality solutions, tailored to our customers' needs, we've helped countless organisations unlock value and maximise their potential. With access to our range of unique and diverse opportunities, offering real career advancement and progression, we can unlock your potential too.

What's in it for you?

At Capita, we believe an open, transparent working environment that encourages ingenuity and collaboration - with colleagues, customers and clients - is what makes us so effective at what we do.

As well as a generous basic salary, we also give you 23 day's holiday (rising to 27), company matched pension scheme and access to a variety of voluntary benefit options. These include a share save scheme, life assurance, holiday buy and many more designed to suit your own personal lifestyle, such as retail, health & wellbeing and leisure discounts.

You'll be joining a network of some of the most experienced, innovative and dedicated people in the country - the opportunities to learn new skills, develop in your career and grow and as we grow are almost endless. Our mission is to help you realise your potential - whatever that means to you.

What we hope you will do next

Help us find out more about you by completing our short application process - click apply now. We understand you might have some questions before taking the step to apply - you can contact for guidance.

Capita operates as an equal opportunities employer and we welcome all applications regardless of gender, marital status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, race, colour, ethnic origin, nationality, religion or beliefs, disability, age, political opinions or trade union membership.

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Capita Resourcing operates as an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates regardless of gender identity or gender expression, marital status, sexual orientation, pregnancy or maternity, ethnic origin, nationality, religion or beliefs, disability, age, political opinions or trade union membership.

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