Solutions Architect


Paying up to £450


IT Networking and Infrastructure

Job Type



City of London

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Do you have extensive experience as a solutions architect within a cloud environment?

We are currently recruiting for a managed service provider based all over the UK, who are looking to bring on a cloud solutions architect for an immediate need for a client based in Sefton, Merseyside.

They are one of the UK’s most innovative IT services providers, delivering transformation through a suite of world-class citizen-centric technology products as well as centres of operational excellence around the UK.

Do you have in-depth knowledge working across multiple enterprise platforms in the UK public and private sectors, delivering a broad range of technology solutions?

Experience required
·Experience developing Microsoft azure solutions, architecting Microsoft solutions as well as designing and implementing cloud data platform solutions.
·IBM pure systems, IBM DS8XXX, V7XXX SANs, IBM Spectrum suite, IBM Spectrum protect
·Cisco Switching, Juniper switching
·Perimeter Security
·Load Balancing technologies
·Extensive experience deploying enterprise scale solutions to cloud services including Microsoft Azure and Office 365
·Solid experience and understanding of IT governance processes

About the role
This role requires at least one day a week in the Sefton offices but can be worked remotely for the rest of the week. You will be required to mentor and coach junior team members, as well as champion the use of good design principles and ensure that non-functional requirements such as security, scalability, reliability, availability and performance are addressed.

Build and maintain relationships within internal and external stakeholders to ensure that you can communicate IT migrations in business terms to all levels.

Target architectures must be flexible and support the business needs by maintaining an understanding of client requirements, business strategies and infrastructure capabilities.
Be able to create and maintain technical documentation to facilitate efficient planning, execution and hand over into BAU service delivery.

How to apply
Opportunities like this won’t be around for long, if you want the comfort of working from your own home as well as the office, contact Rae on 0207 655 4613 or