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Solution Architect

  • Location: Lancashire
  • Salary: Up to £639.71 per day per day
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Defence & Aerospace, Engineering
  • Contact: Lauren Morley
  • Contact Email:
  • Duration: 6 Months
  • Start Date: asap
  • Client: BAE Systems
  • Expiry Date: 30 November 2021
  • Job Ref: BBBH77620_1634630384

Solution Architect - Preston Based - 6 Month Contract - £639.71 a day Umbrella Inside IR35

This is a great opportunity to work within one of the UKs leading Defence organisations based in Preston.

Specify, design and assure information systems that support core organisational functions within key account or functional areas.

Works within the Strategy and Architecture area to define robust and cost effective solution architectures and designs to meet the business objectives and requirements of the customer, with responsibility for delivery of fit for purpose solutions in line with standards and policies.

The role will require excellent written and verbal communication skills to effectively communicate the solution design to a wide audience including development teams, reviewers (both internal and external), business management and customers.

Experience required: -

Technical requirements:

  • Proven knowledge and experience of working within architecture frameworks e.g. TOGAF
  • Understanding of the service lifecycle is advantageous e.g. ITIL

Qualifications & Experience requirements:

  • IS / Engineering diploma / degree
  • Proven experience in delivering IM&T solutions together with associated architecture deliverables.
  • Hands-on experience with business and system requirements gathering / analysis.
  • Proven experience in design and development of Information systems.
  • Strong understanding of information processing principles and practices.
  • Technical knowledge of a range of IM&T business systems from ERPs through procurement to supplier management.
  • Excellent analytical, conceptual, and problem-solving abilities.
  • Very good written and oral communication skills.
  • Architecture and technical support documentation skills.
  • Understanding of IM&T / software development lifecycle (including methodologies e.g. Agile) and associated reviews, policies, standards
  • and governance processes.
  • Experience of IS systems design or software development.
  • Experience of technical leadership e.g. Technical Authority

For more information please contact Lauren Morley on 0161 905 7915 or click apply.

JAM Recruitment is acting as an employment business with regards to this position.

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