Solution Architect

£80000 - £90000 per annum + DOE
11 Jun 2018
09 Jul 2018
Georgina Rosagro
Clearance Level
Job Type

Job Role: Solution Architect

Location: Gloucestershire

Type: Permanent

Salary/Rate: Up to £90,000 DOE

Start Date: ASAP

Clearance: DV Clearance

Solution Architect - Permanent - Gloucestershire - Up to £90,000 DOE

Our client is seeking a Solution Architect who is an up-to-date hands-on practitioner in several of the following areas:

  • End to end solution architecture and design including system and component definition and interface design using standard modelling notation including UML to represent the static elements of the design including data model, systems, components and sub-components and deployment architecture and the dynamic elements of the design including user and external system interaction and data flow.
  • Full engineering life-cycle from requirements/user story capture and decomposition through design, integration, acceptance, customer sign off, operational support and decommissioning.
  • Requirements capture using User Stories and acceptance criteria including a focus on the non-functional requirements including security, responsiveness, availability and scalability.
  • Business process modelling using standard modelling notation including BPEL.
  • Ability to communicate complex technical ideas and proposals effectively to customers, programme and project managers, development teams, support teams and other stakeholders.
  • Requirements analysis e.g. using Use Cases to identify normal and alternative / error conditions that need to be handled.
  • Effective user interface design and an awareness of the accessibility considerations that need to be in place.
  • A knowledge of common design patterns and the ability to apply them appropriately for the required solution.
  • Ability to maintain a baseline design and effectively evaluate the impact of change requests to each of the components and business processes in the design.
  • Proven track record of driving standards and best practice.
  • Software methodologies including Waterfall/V model, agile, lean.

Desired Skills:

  • An appreciation for Service Management, Service Delivery, Transition to Operations (TTO) and ITIL.
  • An awareness of delivering software projects to time, cost and quality.

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You will be required to hold a minimum of DV Clearance. If you do not hold an active DV Clearance please familiarise yourself with the vetting process before applying.

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