Solutions Architect

  • £75,000 to £75,000
  • Remote 1st with fortnightly visits to the Manchester office (must be within an hour and a half of Manchester)
  • Permanent

We're on the hunt for a top-tier Solution Architect with a rich career refining the Digital Customer Experience to join a cutting-edge digital tech company's agile Architect team and contribute to the delivery of the technology strategy and digital transformation roadmap!

Workplace Policy | Location: Remote 1st with fortnightly visits to the Manchester office (must be within an hour and a half of Manchester)

Salary: Up to £75k + perks (DOE)

As the go-to expert for all Customer Digital solutions, you'll partner with product teams to translate business needs into top-notch solutions for Customer, Marketing, and other areas,. You'll champion quality and ensure alignment with the tech strategy, playing a key role in delivering the digital transformation roadmap, including a unified customer platform, streamlined user experiences, and enhanced customer marketing strategies.

Great role, great projects in a great client… what more could you ask for?

Key tasks include:

  • Design cost-effective, scalable solutions with engineering and SIs.
  • Champion best practices in architecture.
  • Ensure seamless system integration across the organization.
  • Advocate for future-proof technology architectures.
  • Partner with product teams to evaluate and implement modern technologies.
  • Influence technology strategy through strong stakeholder relationships.
  • Continuously improve enterprise outcomes.
  • Co-create transformation roadmaps with key stakeholders.
  • Lead RFI/RFP creation and vendor selection for technology.
  • Represent and champion the architecture vision.
  • Contribute to the IT strategy

What skills do you need to succeed in this position?

  • Architected solutions for Retail, E-commerce & Financial Services
  • Agile Collaboration: Worked with Product & Agile teams for continuous delivery
  • Solution-Oriented: Translated client needs into scalable solutions aligning with enterprise architecture
  • Cloud & Microservices Expertise: Designed & deployed solutions in cloud environments (AWS, Azure, GCP) with microservices & event-driven architectures
  • Proven Leadership: Governed solutions within the architecture function
  • Effective Communicator: Translated complex technical concepts for all audiences
  • Continuous Learner: Adaptable & stays updated on IT trends (vendor-neutral)
  • Strategic Planner: Skilled at crafting holistic solutions from limited information
  • Decisive & Confident: Presents proposals & provides clear guidance

Enjoying a varied workload that will both reward and challenge you in equal measure, you’ll be joining a growing area of the business with an emphasis on innovation that isn’t afraid of taking risks and pushing the boat out on today’s competitive and tech-focused digital retail market.

Sound like something you might be interested in?

For more information, please apply now or contact me and let’s kickstart your new journey today!

Ashley Loofe Director

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