Solutions Architect – Application

Posted by on November 27th, 2023

Solutions Architect – Application

Posted by on November 27, 2023

– Solutions Architect (Application) – South East or West Midlands – Permanent – Hybrid – We’re looking for an experienced Solutions Architect to join our financial services client, based in the South East or West Midlands and play a pivotal role within the business, responsible for the design, aligning the business ambitions with innovative IT services, products, software and infrastructure. You’ll be a technical visionary for a specific solution that resolves a business problem and will bridge the gap between a business issue and an effective technical solution.  You’ll also be a key communicator between IT and business operations, ensuring everyone is aligned in the end goal and developing and implementing technical solutions for business problems. Working alone, across internal teams, or alongside external professional services, you’ll need to embrace new technologies and solutions, providing the requirements, documentation, configurations for implementation and future support. You’ll also need a specific skillset within the Application domain.  Practising an Application design philosophy focused on performance, resilience, security, and scalability, you’ll be entrusted to provide strategic solutions based on industry best-practice principals that ensure strong strategic alignment. You’ll also be integral in enabling the organisation's future-state business capabilities that, in turn, drive their targeted outcomes. You’ll need experience in the following: at least two IT architecture domains, including Solutions Architecture, Business Architecture, Data Architecture, Application Architecture, Security Architecture, Cloud Architecture and Technical Architecture applying architectural principles and tools, solution design, project planning and data governance in a corporate environment IT Industry experience including Application analysis / development / configuration / Infrastructure / Networking / Security and data infrastructure such as SQL developing/documenting Architecture Roadmaps, Standards & Patterns, Business problems including Scope, Functional and Non-functional Requirements Solution Design as well as detailed architecture Blueprints management experience in a highly regulated organisation cross-functional integration and negotiation skills understanding complex needs and requirements between technical and business-oriented audiences You’ll also need knowledge and skills in: strategic and new emerging technology trends and the practical application of existing, new and emerging technologies to new and evolving business and operating models agile methods and processes, and capability of supporting agile project teams by providing advice and guidance on opportunities, impact and risks, taking account of technical and architectural debt application and solution development Cloud Based technologies using service and hosting solutions such as private/public cloud IaaS, PaaS and SaaS platforms SQL (Structured Query Language) and NoSQL Programming programming languages / frameworks such as .Net, C#, Java, Python object-oriented design principles, coding practices, micro services architecture and RESTful API services developing / documenting Architecture Roadmaps, Standards & Patterns, and Business problems including Scope, Functional and Non-functional Requirements Solution Design as well as detailed architecture Blueprints advanced analytical skills project and resource management critical thinking in respect of improving decision making in challenging scenarios while defining solutions ability to work under pressure   Our client is embarking on a huge period of modernisation and this is an incredibly exciting time to be joining them and playing a part in enabling this change. If your skills and experience are a good match, you’re passionate about pushing a business forward with world class technical solutions and you’d like to join a company where you’re truly valued – then please apply now! A hybrid model of 3 days on site and 2 days remote working is in place.  The package comprises of a basic salary up to £80k, annual bonus scheme, generous pension contributions, healthcare, life assurance and loads of other perks and discounts.   Tilt Recruitment are specialists in IT Recruitment. We work hard to find our candidates their perfect roles within fantastic organisations across the UK. If this role isn’t right for you, please still get in touch with us as we may have other roles which may suit you better. We also offer up to £500 for every successful referral, if you know someone who matches this skill set please let us know. Follow us on LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook. Tilt Recruitment is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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