Job Category: Technical Lead
Job Type: Temporary
Job Location: London

We are currently recruiting for a Technical Architect in London.


Pay rate: £700-716 per day.

Contract duration: Temporary ongoing


This role offers a combination of at home working and office working.



The post holder will be responsible for taking business requirements through to an assured solution design. The post holder will possess a broad architecture background combined with areas of knowledge on technologies and practices, a good understanding of architecture domains and stakeholder engagement skills.



  • Take end-to-end ownership of designing IT solutions & applying the right architectural approach
  • Design and document Context, Logical and Physical solution architectures
  • Own the architecture and technical delivery of a number of projects in parallel through the full project lifecycle
  • Investigate specific architectural challenges, producing and syndicating solution approaches that deliver incremental value at pace whilst supporting both sustainable development and long-term enterprise strategies
  • Work closely with the engineering teams, providing input on decision making and influencing to ensure outcomes are delivered in line with architectural standards
  • Continually build own expertise in relevant technologies, architectures and methodologies
  • Develop project technical scopes and objectives, involve all relevant stakeholders and ensure technical feasibility
  • Design solution architecture in alignment with enterprise standards
  • Implement proof of concepts for supporting the design solutions
  • Effectively communicate with internal and external stakeholders
  • Assess risks and issues in the solution design; develop concepts for remediation
  • Liaise with project stakeholders, gaining go forward decisions and signoffs
  • Create technical feasible solution architectures to meet functional and non-functional requirements
  • Ensure integration between the various systems are clearly documented to sufficient detail to enable timely delivery


Essential Knowledge, Skills, and Experience:

This role would suit someone who is experienced as a solution architect or who has a broad background in technical implementations and leading technical innovation and solution design. Thus, the role holder will have the below experience:

  • Experience of working on large scale Business Change and IT enabled Transformation Programmes.
  • Experience in National/International Network Deployments.
  • Experience in Stakeholder(s) interaction/meetings at all levels.
  • Designing and architecting integration of Commercial Off The Shelf (COTS) software using industry standard tools and existing enterprise frameworks.
  • Full system engineering lifecycle experience.
  • Demonstrable knowledge of enterprise security and compliance frameworks and user authentication/authorisation strategies.
  • Application of architectural frameworks e.g. Zachman, TOGAF etc.
  • A deep understanding of the trade-offs of foundational architectural patterns.
  • Ability to extract non-functional requirements from overall business objectives.


Contact Olivia Mason for more information on this vacancy or to apply call 07789557717.

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