Solution Architect (System Integration, Applications)

  • Job Reference: 0000005254
  • Date Posted: 16 May 2018
  • Recruiter: careerwise
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £65,000 to £85,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: bonus, benefits, negotiable
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Solution Architect (System Integration, Applications) is required by a large consulting organisation to join their technology innovation group and to architect and shape solutions across some of the most innovative programmes in the UK.

You will be responsible for:

  • solution architecture and development of architecture models
  • creating applications development plans and strategies
  • defining applications architectures and designs
  • developing applications modernisation and systems integration plans

Required experience and skills:

  • experience in leading solution architecture in support of a large scale transformation programme
  • excellent client facing and communication skills
  • applications architecture and software engineering background
  • good understanding of software development life-cycle (Agile, Scrum, Waterfall)
  • ability to apply formal methodology to business challenges (e.g.: TOGAF, Zachman, SOA etc.)
  • broad experience with various platforms and vendors (e.g.: some of the following, Java, Microsoft .NET, Oracle, open source etc..)
  • ability to perform code reviews and work closely with developers
  • integration using both web services and middleware applications