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Job description

No Of Position:1

Job Role:Solutions Architect

Functional Area: Analytics & Business Intelligence

Industry:Information Technology/ IT-Software / Software Services /IT-Hardware & Networking

Additional Information:

Candidate should be SC cleared or Eligible for the same

Eligibility Criteria:

The following original supporting documents are required for clearance verification:

Should be in UK for 5 or more than 5yrs from 2011 to 2016
Current Passport – to be eligible for clearance you must hold a valid passport.

Any 2 of the below address proofs:
Driving License - Photo and Paper (provisional licences are not accepted)
Latest Utility Bill in your name
Bank statements – last 6 months statements required
Credit card statements with credit card – last 3 months statements required (self-printed statements will not be accepted)
Recent HMRC letter

Last 3 years continuous employment/ education:
Employment/ Academic references
*please note there can be no gaps within the 3 year period

+++ Please DO NOT Apply if you do not have full SC clearance or is not eligible to get one +++

Location : Liverpool

Start date : ASAP

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: 50K - 60K GBP


The solution architect provides consultancy, solution design and governance of application level change and technical readiness including provision of advice on best practice, service improvements and service changes through.

• Creation of architecture overviews for any changed component of the solution after reviewing the current application layout and workflow.

• Working closely with the client and other stakeholders for discussion and finalisation of the architecture.

• Will work closely with Enterprise Architecture Team, Infrastructure Architect and other tech leads and developers.


• Technical lead on small, medium or large scale projects

• Provide advice to the support and development teams for the configuration, integration and acceptance of technology changes for a specific solution which may encompass an entire system or only its specific parts.

• Will be responsible for reviewing current application layout against proposed changes or introduction of new technology components

• Will be responsible in defining the solution architecture for any new solution where required

• Will translate business requirements/specification into a technical specification for the overall solution and provide where necessary to third parties including the incumbent hosting provider

• Will assist in finalizing the modernized application solution along with Home Office IT whenever any changes are introduced

• Will provide end to end solution to build teams for any new changes introduced in the solution

• Will be single point of authority for taking all architecture and solution decisions

• Will Interface with DBS Architects for all architecture related discussions and decisions.

• Design, management, and support for implementation & on-going support of all IT & business processes incorporating:

  • Exercising Authority, Regulation, Control and Approval Of Changes to the existing product set and additions to the overall solution (via Change Control)
  •  Collaboration with Security Teams and ensuring Security Policy, Procedure and Authority where possible is adhered to and appropriate action is taken following recommendations made.


Working knowledge or exposure to some or all of the following technologies:

• Siebel CRM 8.x andOpenUI

• Oracle RAC 11g/DataGuard

• Oracle Internet Directory, Authentication Manager, Identity Manager (OID/OAM/OIM)

• Oracle Service Bus, Business Intelligence, Policy Automation, WebCenter Applications (Portal, Content Manager)

• IBM Master Data Management (MDM) 10.x

  • Proactive and pragmatic approach
  • Commercially orientated
  • Must be Structured and disciplined in approach, process focused and focus on deliverable and outcome.
  • Must be Structured and disciplined in approach, process focused and focus on deliverable and  outcome.
  • Must be self-managing and works under own direction.
  • Demonstrate experience of architecting the solution based on packaged products.
  • TOGAF 9 certified.
  • Possess extensive IT experience
  • Demonstrate extensive experience as Solution architect.
  • Demonstrate experience of designing/architecting end to end solution
  • Demonstrate excellent verbal and communication presentation skills
  • Must be assertive, supportive, disciplined, diligent, attention to details.