Senior Solutions Architect

Competitive | Coventry | Contract
Posted 10 days ago

Senior Solutions Architect
Based Coventry
Up to £70K DOE

One of the UK’s largest retailers are looking for an experienced Senior Solutions Architect to help with
Investing heavily in digital innovation – its aim being to build a centre of excellence where digital output is crafted using industry leading best practice frameworks and methodologies to produce world class applications and services.
The Architect will have previous retail background experience and will have worked within an applications environment. As a member of the Architect team you will be a key part of shaping the future of the organisation and driving innovation in the retail sector.

Main Responsibilities:

• Responsible for the production for high quality, practice, flexible, and detailed designs that are aligned to the architecture principles, patterns and standards whilst progressing the overall business requirements.
• To act as a role model to more junior designers within the team.
• Working with the product family, ensure alignment to architecture standards and patterns, as well as progressing the IT roadmap.
• Work closely with service operations and DevOps teams to support the smooth implementation of the solution as well as ensuring suitable support models.
• Quickly resolving or escalating any technical design issues that may arise during the development
• Creating, maintain and improving reusable assets that generalise architectural and design approaches. Ensure that the patterns are ‘fit for purpose’ to be used by delivery projects.

Skills required:

• Experience in TOGAF
• Strong Microsoft Excel Skills
• Experience in Agile and Waterfall Environment’s
• Previous Experience of IT industry and retail market space
• Proven Track record and experience as a recognised solution Architect on major programs of work

This is a great opportunity for someone who is passionate on delivering Design projects and would like to work for a number retailer for their next career step.

Please apply now for immediate consideration to

For more information about this role, please contact:

Jatinder Bassi
01892 553 493

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