Solutions Architect - new job in Southampton, UK

Solutions Architect
  • Competitive
  • Contract
  • Southampton, Hampshire, England, UK Southampton Hampshire GBR SO17 1BJ
Job Ref: BBBH32006
Sector: Design & Architecture
Date Added: 25 July 2022

We are looking for a Solutions Architect for an initial 6 month contract, this role will be predominantly remote working with the occasional travel to the Southampton office if/when required. This role is Outside IR35 - you will need to supply your own laptop.

As the Solutions Architect you will:

  • Develop and oversee the functional, solution and integration architecture for the technology solutions required to support Student Systems at the University
  • Student systems include all systems in the student journey from Recruitment to Graduation. (But not including education content & delivery)
  • The role will support the creation of a future blueprint and roadmap led by the Student Systems Programme Director.

Skills and Experience:

  • Higher Education sector experience.
  • Experience of student management systems
  • Experience of CRM , in particular MS Dynamics
  • TOGAF Certification
  • Professional qualification in industry recognised project methodology (e.g. Prince 2, Scrum, AgilePM).
  • ITIL Foundation certified or experience working in an environment that uses best practice service methodologies.
  • Proven ability to manage and deliver architectural analysis, frameworks and designs
  • Data analysis and synthesis. You can undertake data profiling and source system analysis.
  • Strong Stakeholder communication skills. Able to deal effectively with senior staff
  • Turning business problems into solution design. You design solution architecture by dealing with specific business problems and aligning it to enterprise-wide standards and principles. You work within the context of well understood architecture and can identify appropriate patterns. (Relevant skill level: working)
  • Experience of delivering secure services which handle personal information and awareness of the current attack surface of internet facing applications and the defences required.
  • Knowledge and experience of Project Management, and the operational integration with Project Managers and their project teams
  • Ability to create technical roadmaps.
  • Ability to plan estimate and keep track of major change projects with an appreciation of the long-term issues.
  • Ability to communicate departmental vision and roadmaps to underpin both corporate and departmental strategy.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnerships, pregnancy or maternity or age

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Contact Consultant:
Amy Stratford

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