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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:
P45
P60
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

PURPOSE OF THE ROLE:   

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.

PRIMARY ROLES& RESPONSIBILITIES

• 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.

PERSON SPECIFICATION - QUALIFICATIONS, SKILLS & EXPERIENCE – ESSENTIAL CRITERIA:

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.