IT Solutions Architect

Cardiff (Caerdydd)
07 Jun 2017
07 Jul 2017
IT Solutions Architect Outstanding salary, bonus, life insurance, pension, 25 days holiday, fantastic office space, Central Cardiff location Our client is a market leader within their field and is going through an exciting digital transformation project within their IT Function. Established as a leading brand within Wales, they are seeking a proven Solutions Architect to come in and be an integral member of their IT team. This is a key hire within the organisation and they are seeking candidates with a proven background of developing and delivering new technical solutions on both internal and client facing applications. You will work alongside key members of the business, as well as other experts in technology to define the technology and overall business strategy. Your aim will be to work closely with both business and technology teams to translate requirements into workable end to end solutions. Responsibilities You will be responsible for working with delivery teams and technology vendors, where you will document and communicate technology solutions to fulfil the agreed business requirements. Liaise with project teams to deliver technical design documents when creating solutions. Champion agreed technology principles and standards, ensuring that they are adhered to when creating solutions. Create technical designs and proof of concept solutions Ensure that solutions are appropriate and that they maximise the use of existing capabilities and investments. Develop and maintain processes and procedures for the definition, communication and governance of solution design with the group. Essential: Proven experience within a similar role as a Solutions Architect, Solutions Designer or Systems Integrator in a multi - technology environment. Experience of working on complex and technical projects within solution designs and their standards and governance. Proven experience and understanding of designing and integrating applications across a number of different technology platforms. Financial service experience ideal Experience with strategy development for change and transformation programs at an enterprise level as well as strategic roadmaps in complex IT environments What you will be offered? Market leading salary Yearly profit share bonus Pension Healthcare Outstanding work life balance A diverse and technically talented team to work within Working at an organisation that are continually recognised as one of the best places to work in the UK Permanent role based in Cardiff, South Wales Acorn Recruitment acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment. This job was originally posted as