Technical Architect/System Architect

Job Title: Technical Architect/System Architect
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Birmingham, West Midlands
Salary: Up to £70000.00 per annum
Reference: BBBH24718_1605273666
Contact Name: Jodie Paxton
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 13, 2020 13:21

Job Description

  • To be based remotely with client visits, Midlands preferred.
  • Permanent
  • Salary negotiable depending on experience circa. £70k per annum

Talent are partnered with an innovative service provider for customers within UK and abroad. This will be a consultancy type role, so UK travel is expected.

We are currently recruiting for a System Architect to support the busy Enterprise Architecture CoE reporting to the Head of Architecture in the UK.

What will you be doing?

  • Work with multiple clients
  • Oversee the end to end design of systems ensuring that each design fulfils the needs of the business
  • Be accountable for the definition of designs across all areas of the technology stack e.g. applications, infrastructure, networks, security, business etc
  • Champion architectural approaches and standards across our business using reusable design patterns and approaches
  • Provide advice and support to project and delivery teams on the implementation of your designs
  • Have responsibility for making sure that our client's systems are delivered according to your design and to an appropriate standard
  • Provide pre-sales solutions to client requirements and support the new business development teams

What skills do you need?

  • Solid understanding of Application Architectures and the relationship with other applications. This includes knowledge of complex system design patterns.
  • Agile experience. Working with development approaches like TDD and DevOps
  • You understand that IT serves the business and that less interesting approaches may serve the customer better than the latest thing. Changes to a business should always produce measurable business value/benefit.
  • Experience with Cloud platforms - AWS/Azure/GCP
  • Ability to work independently and within a larger skilled team.

More information will be divulged on application!

Our client has recently won a series of bids and will be recruiting multiple architects up and down the country. PLEASE APPLY NOW for more information!