|My client, a leading solutions provider, are looking for an experienced Solutions Architect to join their growing division. This role will be predominantly remote based. My client does have offices nationwide so can accommodate candidates across the whole of the UK, occasional travel to client sites however will be required. As a Solutions Architect you will work with existing and new customers to translate business requirements into fit for purpose Microsoft and Open Source based solutions through the complete project lifecycle.
You will undertake requirements gathering, planning, estimating, design and technical assurance of Microsoft and Open Source solutions. You will work closely with both internal and external customers on a variety of projects. Typical responsibilities will include:
* Provide support and guidance to both Project Managers and Technical Architects on Microsoft and Open Source solutions; * Awareness of TOGAF (https://(url removed)//togaf/) * Provide technical direction and expertise to the Microsoft and Open Source Development teams; * Active participation in project planning, team meetings, reviews, retrospectives, sprint and release planning, demos and other meetings; * Ensure all Microsoft and Open Source development work meets the agreed architecture and coding standards and take personal accountability for assuring design documentation and coding; * Adhere to, proactively maintain and improve agreed practices, accreditations, procedures, quality and development standards; * Identify, review, select and recommend new technical products which can be used to improve the overall quality of the Microsoft practice; * Provide pre-sales support as required.
The ideal candidate will have experience of the following:
* Experience of all aspects of software development lifecycle; * Strong analysis, design and development skills and experience within an Agile environment; * Broad experience of commercial software development environments; * Development or architectural experience in either a senior technical role or a technical management position desirable; * Strong client relationship and commercialisation skills; * Experience of producing project artefacts and communicating ideas / information to other team members and non-technical people; * Experience of end-to-end Microsoft or Open Source solution development and delivery;
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