Senior Solutions Architect

Node4 is currently seeking a Senior Solutions Architect to join the Architect team. The Senior Solutions Architect will be responsible for creating a comprehensive architecture for a solution and providing strategic direction throughout the development process, ensuring that customers receive the outcomes which contractually and operationally meet their requirements through the delivery of technology and process

What will you be doing?

  • Work closely with the business and IT stakeholders to design solutions in support of the enterprise goals, solving problems internally and externally using technology.
  • Provide governance to ensure the change initiatives align to the businesses Architectural principles and contribute to the application architecture.
  • Assist in the creation of technology roadmaps and identify best practice initiatives for solution architecture
  • Work on complex projects, consulting with stakeholders on new requirements and identifying IT solutions that enable the business to operate effectively and efficiently
  • Work closely with our 3rd party delivery partners to ensure end to end business services are optimised, automated and affordable
  • Work closely with Pre-Sales team to qualify and architect solutions, contributing to and producing proposals, Statement of Works and technical documentation (High Level design and Low Level Design)
  • Participate in customer meetings, leading technical discussions and act as the technical point of contact with customers ensuring smooth transition from pre- to post-sales.
  • Work closely with project management and delivery teams assisting with project planning and technical delivery steps.
  • Act as technical authority on complex projects (multi department), being front and centre translating customer requirements to the technical delivery teams.

Please find more details on the job description attached

What will you bring?

  • Demonstrable experience of designing solutions for a fast-paced, high impacting, digital delivery environment.
  • Demonstrable experience delivering enterprise grade Hybrid-Cloud hosted infrastructure in public cloud environments.
  • Excellent understanding of integration patterns, transactional systems and databases.
  • Excellent understanding of transactional / financial systems needs and requirements.
  • Experience in Solutions Architecture for financial systems delivery.
  • Infrastructure-as-Code (IaC) provision and CI/CD delivery pipelines.
  • Excellent understanding of the Microsoft Azure platform services.
  • Be a team player
  • Demonstrate a good understanding of Node4 solutions
  • Be an effective manager of your own time

Why join us?

Recognised as one of the UK’s 100 Best Workplaces™ by Great Place to Work®, Node4 is an innovative Managed Services Provider, offering IT infrastructure and services, all flexibly deployed across our own infrastructure fabric and the public cloud.

We provide a range of solutions, including cloud services to support hybrid and multi-cloud models, connectivity, data services, collaboration, and security. This enables us to help UK businesses in every sector do more in the digital age.

Work for Node4 and you will be part of a friendly, supportive culture focused on delivering Exceptional Service as a Standard (ESaaS) to our customers – and one another.

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