Solution Architect

  • Location

    Norwich, Norfolk

  • Sector:

    Technology

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £500 - £525 per day

  • Contact:

    Nathan Abery

  • Contact email:

    nathan.abery@xcede.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    HQ00027301_1550829628

  • Duration:

    12 Months

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Solution Architect | Agile | Finance | IT

Role: Solution Architect
Rate: £545 Per Day
Location: Norwich
Contract: 12 Months

Working with a Global Financial Company, we need an experienced Digital Solution Architect to deliver new innovative IT solutions for customer propositions that will disrupt the entire insurance industry.

You should have a demonstrable background as a Solutions Architect within an IT environment and preferably be highly competent with agile development techniques.

You should also be a competent mentor and thrive in leading a high performing team.

Key Tasks
*Own the engagement between stakeholders and other IT colleagues to gather a thorough understanding of requirements and articulate the impact of any proposed change on the IT landscape.
*Support the creation of solutions that deliver the desired objectives ensuring the agreed standards relating to availability, security, resilience, and performance are met.
*Present technical concepts and IT solution strategies to partners and other IT professionals enabling informed decisions to be made.
*Provide architectural guidance and team leadership to team members through coaching and mentorship
*Plan and coordinate with business stakeholders and IT colleagues to ensure appropriate architectural support is available to meet delivery timelines.

We are particularly interested in
*Proven experience as a Solution Architect responsible for delivering large scale, multi-project technical solutions throughout the entire development life cycle from inception to operation.
*Practical experience of leading a team of solution architects involved in the delivery of change in a dynamic, complex setting.
*Strong interpersonal skills with prowess in communicating effectively with a varied stakeholder audience.
*Validated ability to meet deadlines in challenging circumstances.
*Strong problem-solving skills including the ability to collaborate with other teams to resolve issues.
*Strong written communication skills to construct options and impact statements.
*Strong technical background with experience of cloud & cloud native applications.

Please reply with availability and updated cv - Nathan.abery@xcede.co.uk